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Your Guide to Staying Safe While Winter Biking

Posted by The Urgency Room on February 07, 2018 10:14 PM
Riding a bicycle is an excellent form of exercise. Riding a bicycle improves a person’s health by increasing a bicyclist’s cardiovascular fitness, joint mobility, muscle strength and flexibility while decreasing their stress levels and body fat level...Read More

Common Causes of Chest Pain

Posted by The Urgency Room on February 02, 2018 03:59 PM
Chest pain is one of the more common symptoms that requires people to receive medical attention. When most people think about chest pain, their minds immediately leap to heart attacks. While chest pain is a symptom of suffering a heart attack, more t...Read More

Most Common Winter Injuries in Minnesota

Posted by The Urgency Room on January 29, 2018 05:17 PM
Cold weather and snow are not the only things that arrive when fall fades into winter. The change in season also brings a number of injuries that are unique to winter. If you’ve experienced an injury while performing a wintertime activity, you’re not...Read More

Cold Vs Flu: When You Should See A Doctor

Posted by The Urgency Room on January 19, 2018 09:38 PM
It can be difficult to tell the difference between a common cold and influenza. Both of these illnesses can cause similar symptoms including fever, sore throat, body aches, cough and congestion. Colds and the influenza are both respiratory illnesses...Read More

You Have a Sprained Knee, What Do You Do?

Posted by The Urgency Room on January 04, 2018 10:40 PM
Spraining your knee is a painful, disruptive injury that can throw a wrench in your ability to move around normally. Due to the different degrees of knee sprains, it can often be hard for people to recognize whether or not their knee sprain can be tr...Read More

Weekend Camping Trip? What Should Be In Your First Aid Kit

Posted by The Urgency Room on August 25, 2017 03:35 PM
With three locations in the Twin Cities, The Urgency Room plays host to a lot of campers and outdoorsmen and women who encounter an issue while out exploring Minnesota’s beautiful vistas. Whether you’re camping in the woods or hiking across the bluff...Read More

3 Spring Allergies and How to Treat Them

Posted by The Urgency Room on August 25, 2017 03:31 PM
The days are longer, the air is warmer and the flowers are blooming. Nearly one-third of American adults claim spring as their favorite season. For those who don’t enjoy the season, though, it’s probably because the melting snow and the burgeoning bl...Read More

The Five Common Summer Injuries For Kids

Posted by The Urgency Room on August 25, 2017 03:25 PM
Summer is here in the Twin Cities. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and children are spending the majority of their time outside. The Urgency Room wants your children to have the best summer possible while remaining healthy and safe, that’...Read More

How Much Water Should You Be Drinking Every Day and Why?

Posted by The Urgency Room on August 25, 2017 03:21 PM
When it comes to how much water you should drink there seems to be an overwhelming number of answers: Why isn’t this a simple question, and why are there so many answers? The Urgency Room is here to help you find your ideal water intake level in just...Read More

How CAT Scans Work

Posted by The Urgency Room on August 25, 2017 03:19 PM
A CAT scan, also known as CT scan is a vital tool utilized by thousands of medical professionals every day. At The Urgency Room, a CAT scan is just one of the many tools we use to diagnose and treat illness and injuries in our patients. We take pride...Read More