What are the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation?

By: Hector Soto, M.D. After suffering a heart attack or being diagnosed with heart failure, patients may feel overwhelmed and confused on what they can...

Is there a connection between diabetes and heart health?

By: Dileep Menon Since diabetes is a condition that leads to narrowing of the blood vessels in every part of the body, people with diabetes often...

What is the connection between HPV and Cervical Cancer?

By: Dr. Flor Limas Prevention and screening are the two most important topics of discussion for Cervical Cancer Awareness. Approximately 14,000 women living in the U.S....

What are common neurosurgical conditions that occur in children?

By: Dr. Michael Burke The most common neurosurgical conditions that occur in children generally fall into three categories: spina bifida, hydrocephalus (water in the brain) and...

New Year, New You…

By: Dr. Michael Martinez As a bariatric and metabolic surgeon, I look forward to discussing health goals with the community and my patients, especially at the...

Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room: What’s the Difference?

By:  Cruz Bernal, M.D. An illness or injury appears at any time during the day, and is always unplanned.  An accidental cut while making dinner,...

Is Diabetes mellitus high-risk for amputation?

By: Dr. Jose Andres Gonzalez7 Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a high prevalence disease in Rio Grande Valley area. It is associated with lack of normal...

What are conditions that may affect your breasts and treatments available?

By Dr. Lisa Chapa “You have breast cancer.” Those are the words no woman wants to hear. It’s one of the reasons so many women...

Am I at risk for a heart attack and what are some of the...

By: Dr. Hector Soto A heart attack is usually caused by the rupture atherosclerotic plaque, or a cholesterol plaque, that has formed in one of...

Acura of the Rio Grande Valley Hosts Fashion Fest 2019

Acura of the Rio Grande Valley entered the Holiday Season with a bang in the late November by first hosting the Valley Symphony Orchestra...