The Wellness Wire Archives - Orleans Community Health

Finding the Right Primary Care Provider

Choosing the right primary care provider is a critical decision that can significantly impact your overall health and wellness. One of the key factors to consider is whether or not they’re conveniently located to you? An accessible location ensures that you can easily attend regular check-ups, receive timely care during illnesses, and maintain a consistent … Continued

5 Health Tips for Days with Excessive Heat

Summer is here and we’ve already seen temperatures in the 90s. How we manage our health during the summer heat will determine whether we’re able to avoid heat-related illnesses and stay comfortable. Here are five health tips to consider: 1. Stay Hydrated Drink Plenty of Water: Aim to drink at least 8-10 glasses of water … Continued

5 Reasons to Seek Specialized Wound Care

At some point, most of us will accidentally injure ourselves and have a cut or scrape as a result. The best course of action in most cases is to clean the wound with warm water and antibacterial soap, then cover it with a bandage to prevent it from getting dirty. With some injuries, however, the … Continued