Don’t Delay Your Healthcare – Importance of Colonoscopy

By: Gregg Wendorf MD, MPH, DHR Health Gastroenterology Institute This past year we have found ourselves facing some difficult decisions. With the world and our...

What Happens When You Don’t Get A Car Accident Lawyer For Your Injury Case?

Written by: Moore Law Firm With over 25 years in representing and helping our McAllen community with their car accident cases, we've just about seen it...

Goodbye 2020, Hello to a Healthier You…

By: Dr. Michael Martinez, DHR Health Bariatric and Metabolic Institute As a bariatric and metabolic surgeon, I make it an everyday habit to discuss health...

Putting Your Safety First This Holiday Season

Written By: Jeffrey J. Skubic Season’s greetings from Edinburg, Texas.  While snuggling up to a faux fireplace this holiday season or putting on a holiday...

“How do I know if my symptoms are related to a sinus infection or...

By Dr. Melecio Medina, DHR Health Ear, Nose, and Throat Institute It can be difficult to distinguish between the flu and sinusitis as the symptoms...

National Influenza Vaccination Week: What are the signs of the flu and is...

By Dr. Marissa Gomez-Martinez, DHR Health Edinburg CISD School Based Health Center What are the signs and symptoms of the flu? The symptoms of flu...

What can I do to reduce my risk of stroke?

By: R. Alejandro Cruz, MD Neuroscience Institute When we talk about the risk of having a stroke, we divide these risks in modifiable risk factors and...

What is Gestational Diabetes and how does it affect my pregnancy?

By: Dr. Fawzi Saoud DHR Health Maternal Fetal Medicine • What is Gestational Diabetes (GD)? A condition that develops for the first time during pregnancy, in which...

What is Osteoarthritis and what are the symptoms?

By: Dr. Carissa Kirk DHR Health Orthopedic Institute Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common degenerative joint disease and a major cause of pain and disability in adult...

My family member has Alzheimer’s, what changes should I expect as the disease progresses?

By: Fructuoso Irigoyen, MD, DLFAPA DHR Health Behavioral Hospital Alzheimer’s disease characteristically progresses very slowly. In most cases it is not possible to see changes...