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1 12, 2020

Dark Chocolate: It’s Delicious but Is It Good for Us?

By |2020-11-30T12:45:19-06:00December 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Needing a chocolate fix is nothing new. Cacao beans, the beans used to make chocolate, have been around for a very long time. The beans were consumed by Mayan civilizations as early as 500 AD. They were later used by Aztecs to make a spicy, bitter drink. It was only in the 1800s that the [...]

30 11, 2020

How to Celebrate the Holidays COVID-19 Free + Events You Can Attend

By |2020-12-02T11:55:28-06:00November 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

After many of us have spent the majority of our 2020 indoors, we’re all ready to gather with our close friends and family for the holidays. However, the cases in Texas are at an all-time high, with 253 of the 254 counties in Texas reporting cases.  We’ve compiled a list of safety precautions that we [...]

30 11, 2020

Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week is December 1 – 7: What to Look For and How You Can Help

By |2020-11-30T12:41:31-06:00November 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are no strangers to many Americans. In fact, more than 700,000 Americans have Crohn’s disease and more than 750,000 Americans have ulcerative colitis. Because IBDs are so common, it is important to dedicate a week to building up the IBD community, spreading awareness, and educating others on symptoms to look out [...]

25 11, 2020

Sibling Fights: 4 Highly Effective Parenting Tips

By |2020-11-23T15:23:38-06:00November 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sibling fights can be exhausting for parents, especially when parents don’t know what to do to prevent them from happening again and again. How do you make your kids stop fighting? You’ll be surprised to learn that sibling rivalry is often triggered by something you (the parent) are doing or not doing. Getting your kids [...]

24 11, 2020

Warts 101: Where They Come From and If You Should Seek Help

By |2020-11-23T15:21:32-06:00November 24th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Warts come in all different colors, shapes, and sizes, and they can show up anywhere on your body. While anyone can get warts, they are most common in kids, likely because their immune systems are still developing. Although warts can get in the way or be unpleasant to look at, they don’t cause any health [...]

23 11, 2020

Talking to a Loved One On Their Declining Health: 4 Necessary Tips

By |2020-11-23T15:19:35-06:00November 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We all have someone in our life that we would do anything for, whether it’s a friend, partner, child, parent, grandparent, or mentor. When someone important to us isn’t taking care of themselves and their health, it can be challenging to know how to help. What do you do in that situation? How can you [...]

21 11, 2020

Bacterial Meningitis Q & A by an ER Center in Longview

By |2020-11-17T13:19:28-06:00November 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

You’ve heard that meningitis can be a scary thing, and you know it has something to do with the brain and spinal cord, but what is it exactly? Meningitis is an inflammation of the tissues (meninges) that surround the brain and spinal cord. Although it isn’t as common as other illnesses like the flu or [...]

21 11, 2020

Allergic Reactions: Is it Anaphylaxis and do you go to the ER?

By |2020-11-17T13:22:06-06:00November 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An allergic reaction can range from something as harmless as a rash or watery eyes, to more serious conditions like anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis is life-threatening because it causes your blood pressure to drop and narrows your airways. What's the result? You have a hard time breathing. When should you go to the ER? Right away! This [...]

20 11, 2020

Bitten By a Venomous Spider? Brown Recluse and Black Widow Explained

By |2020-11-17T13:16:27-06:00November 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Texas’s climate provides the perfect home for a lot of creepy crawlers, including spiders. Most of them are harmless, but Texas has two species of venomous spiders that can be dangerous, especially if they bite a young child or older adult. The brown recluse spider and the black widow spider aren’t necessarily aggressive, but they [...]

19 11, 2020

Natural Remedies for Menstrual Cramps

By |2020-11-17T13:10:37-06:00November 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

If you’re tired of suffering from painful menstrual cramps every month, you’re not alone. More than half of women report pain and needing medications during their cycle. Perhaps your doctor put you on birth control in hopes of reducing the pain. But if you’re looking for natural remedies that might help, here are a couple [...]