Hi El Paso! Dr. Carpenter here, and I hope and pray all are having a great year! Just remember that Upper Valley Urgent Care is here for all El Paso from 8:00am until 9:00pm and most Holidays. We have 20 exam rooms, so wait times are low, and we have the fastest and friendliest staff.
“Hey there the good people of El Paso!” Dr. Carpenter here…”Please look for our most recent new commercials released on TV and radio.” “Stay well, don’t get hurt, but if you need us, we are here and you can count on us!” Dr. C
What is type 2 diabetes? Type 2 diabetes is the most common type of diabetes. It is a chronic problem in which blood glucose (sugar) can no longer be regulated. There are two reasons for this: First, the cells of the body become resistant to insulin. Insulin works like a key to let glucose (blood sugar)
It’s going to be a hot and humid week for El Paso. Did you know that high humidity can put us at a greater risk for heat stroke? In the most extreme cases, the body is unable to sweat and its normal temperature of 98.6 rises to 106 or higher within 10 or 15 minutes,