April 2019

2019 Easter Egg Hunts in Longview Happening Easter Weekend

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

It's one of our favorite times of year again, because it's Springtime! We love this season of beautiful weather, blossoming flowers, and Easter egg hunts. By now, you know that Hospitality Health ER is all about health and community, and there's nothing like a great Easter Egg Hunt in Longview to get in some quality [...]

A Few Facts You Didn’t Know About Celery: What’s In It and How to Prepare It

By |April 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|

You won’t find many people who’ll claim to love celery. Rarely the star of the show, you’ll probably only eat it if it’s tucked away in turkey stuffing, or you might enjoy just a couple of bites with buffalo wings and lots of ranch. Despite its unfavorable reputation, celery should be a regular item on [...]

4 Steps to Better Manage Stress

By |April 10th, 2019|Uncategorized|

It's not hard to believe that more than half of Americans are concerned about their stress levels. Between 40-hour workweeks, raising kids, social media rants, along with everything life throws at us, it’s no wonder why most of us are fighting off anxiety. While some stress can be motivational, constant stress can harm both our [...]

Get Your School Involved in Every Kid Healthy™ Week

By |April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

It’s time to get ready for Every Kid Healthy Week™! Because healthier kids learn better, this national health observance shines a light on improvements made in school health and wellness across our country. This includes everything from improved nutrition and physical activities, to enhancing learning and healthy social interaction at schools! Whether you’re a teacher, [...]

March 2019

Hospitality Health ER Tyler Receives Beauty and Business Award

By |March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Hospitality Health ER Tyler recently received the Beauty and Business Award. This award is part of the Keep Tyler Beautiful program. Each year, Tyler Parks and Recreation recognizes businesses in Tyler for maintaining, improving, and beautifying their surroundings. This involves maintaining the appearance of front yards, parking lots, building condition, dumpster areas, and signs. What [...]

Can I Go to Any Emergency Room? What is the Prudent Layperson Standard?

By |March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Do you know your rights when it comes to your health insurance coverage for emergency visits? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. The average person may not know their rights. But with your money and health at stake, it’s time to be informed. If you’re one of the billions of patients who want the freedom to [...]

How Much Alcohol is Safe to Drink for a Safe and Happy St. Patrick’s Day?

By |March 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

St. Patrick’s Day is a day filled with food, festivities, and fun. Homes, restaurants, and bars will be packed with friends and patrons dressed in green and sipping on tasty toddies. While there’s nothing wrong with a drink or two on St. Patty’s day, we don’t want to push our luck by overindulging. HHER wants [...]

My Child’s Tummy Hurts All the Time: Is it Lactose Intolerance?

By |March 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Your child’s tummy hurts all the time. It’s almost everyday, but you’re not quite sure what it is. Abdominal pain is one of the most common complaints by patients in the ER, but because there are such a wide range of causes, it can be difficult to diagnose exactly what’s going on, especially in young [...]

Bump on an Eyelid…What is It? 5 Questions About Styes

By |March 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Do you have a red bump on an eyelid that came out of nowhere? Chances are, it's probably a stye. If it is, there’s no need to fret. Styes are generally harmless, and they can usually be treated from home. But it’s important to know that if your kid gets a stye, they are are [...]

3 Tips for Drowning Prevention at Galveston Beaches

By |March 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Drowning lands in the top three leading causes of accidental death in the US. It takes just one glance away or a misstep for a casualty to happen. So before you head out to the Galveston beaches, there are some things you should know to keep your loved ones safe. #1. Accompany any inexperienced swimmers [...]