Health Center

Nurse-1-1 Health Center is written by nurses in a straight to the point type of way to provide basic health information. We get a lot of people like you searching online for answers to health concerns or looking for a hotline to ask a nurse a few questions. We can help. We put some info here for you to find while searching through all that other dry, scary medical information online. Stop that. Read our posts, or chat with us. Not medical advice or a replacement for medical care but see what we have to say and hopefully it will stop you from scaring yourself any more than you already have. We can help. 

Head lice
The dreaded call– your child has head lice What to do besides panic, when your school nurse calls home and
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Stomach bug
The stomach bug– so catchy you might just get it from reading this article. The dreaded words… the stomach bug.🤢
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Does cold weather cause the flu?
Was Grandma right after all? Does cold weather cause the flu? 👵 What is the flu? The flu, also known
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Flu vaccine
Let’s talk flu vaccine. As a mom I understand the worries that you might have. Is this safe? Is this
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What is Hepatitis A? Is Hep A vaccine safe?
What is Hepatitis A? Hepatitis A is a serious infection of the liver by the Hepatitis A virus (HAV). Hepatitis
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What is Human Papillomavirus (HPV)?
What is Human Papillomavirus (HPV)??? If you’ve ever had sex, oral sex, anal sex, or any contact with someone’s genital
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Urinary Tract Infections
The first signs that you have a urinary tract infection (UTI) are burning when you pee and urinary frequency (peeing
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Measles, the MMR vaccine, and when should we worry
Here’s a scary story with a happy ending. It’s Saturday morning and you are in a medical office 😷getting your
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Pertussis, whooping cough in babies
Pertussis, or whooping cough— protect that baby! If you have a new baby at home or are going to have
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Foul smelling urine
Foul smelling urine, cloudy urine and odd colored urine— what to do! Let’s face it, everybody goes to the bathroom,
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