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6 Fun Ways To Get Your Family Moving

6 Fun Ways To Get Your Family Moving

Jun 07, 2019

You know that exercise is part of a healthy lifestyle, but did you know that the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion recommends adults get at least 2.5 hours of physical activity a week and kids get an hour per day? While the time commitment might seem intimidating, meeting these...

General Health & Wellness
TAMU Health Network
Primary Care
Preeclampsia What You Should Know

Preeclampsia: What You Should Know

May 21, 2019

Pregnancy is an exciting time in your life. To promote a healthy pregnancy, it’s very important to get early and regular prenatal care. At your prenatal visits, your provider will check you for concerning symptoms such as high blood pressure, swelling, and persistent headaches. These can be signs...

General Health & Wellness
Maternity

Clean Bill of Health: The Importance of Hand Hygiene

May 15, 2019

You know that washing your hands is important, but do you know why? And more importantly, are you doing it right? We’re sharing the truth behind these questions and more, so read on and wash up! Why You Should Wash Your Hands You have the list of when to wash your hands stuck in your head—before...

General Health & Wellness
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
TAMU Health Network
Primary Care
Arthritis Whats Your Type

Arthritis: What's Your Type?

May 10, 2019

According to the Arthritis Foundation, arthritis is the leading cause of disability in America. With over 100 types, finding a diagnosis might seem overwhelming, but doctors can look at your health history and other contributing factors to help you find answers. Here are some of the most common...

General Health & Wellness
Bone & Joint Health
Healthy Aging
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Rheumatology
Infant Immunizations What You Need To Know

Infant Immunizations: What You Need to Know

Apr 16, 2019

Keeping your child safe and healthy is one of your top priorities, and vaccines are an effective method of achieving that. Immunizations Throughout the First Year Hepatitis B Vaccine Dose One: As soon as possible after birth Dose Two: Between 1 to 2 months old Dose Three: Between 6 to 18...

General Health & Wellness
TAMU Health Network
Primary Care
3 Frequently Asked Questions About Testicular Cancer

3 Frequently Asked Questions About Testicular Cancer

Apr 15, 2019

According to the American Cancer Society’s estimates, doctors will diagnose about 9,500 cases of testicular cancer in 2019. While these numbers are low compared to the prevalence of other types of cancer, this is one of the most common cancers in young men. We’re answering three frequently asked...

General Health & Wellness
Oncology
Men's Health
Learn The Signs Autism In Young Children

Learn the Signs: Autism in Young Children

Apr 04, 2019

Watching your toddler explore and interact with the world around them is always a great source of joy. But perhaps your little one has been displaying some abnormal behaviors, and you’re a bit concerned. You might suspect that these actions are signs of autism spectrum disorder, but you’re not too...

General Health & Wellness
Children's Health
Maternity
The Measles Vaccine What You Need To Know

The Measles Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Feb 27, 2019

As cases of the measles pop up around Texas, people are wondering why it’s happening after the CDC labeled the disease as eliminated from the United States in 2000. Between the popularity of international travel to countries with significant measles diagnoses and the wave of people refusing...

General Health & Wellness
Children's Health
The Multiple Symptoms Of Multiple Sclerosis

The Multiple Symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis

Feb 26, 2019

According to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, MS affects 2.3 million people around the world. While the exact cause of this condition is still unknown, scientists are hard at work trying to determine why it happens and how to cure it. Read on as we share the basics of MS. What Is MS? Multiple...

General Health & Wellness
Neurology
Chronic Pain
What You Should Know About Colorectal Cancer

What You Should Know About Colorectal Cancer

Feb 25, 2019

The American Cancer Society estimates there will be about 145,000 new cases of colorectal cancer in the U.S. this year. While it’s one of the most common cancers, early detection through screenings and groundbreaking research has led to more people surviving a diagnosis of colorectal cancer than...

General Health & Wellness
Oncology
Digestive Health