What is convalescent plasma therapy for COVID-19?

By: Sohail Rao, MD, MA, DPhil President and CEO, DHR Health Institute for Research and Development There has been a recent increase in SARS-CoV-2 (virus that...

What is Telemedicine?

By: Cruz Alberto Bernal, M.D. When you are feeling under the weather or have questions about your health, telemedicine is an option. Telemedicine enables you to...

Will I Know When It’s Time for Cataract Surgery?

By: Jorge A. Montes, MD The quick answer is yes!  First we need to know what a cataract is and how it impacts one’s life...

What is an abdominal hernia and what can I expect if I need surgery?

By: Dr. Carlos Garcia-Cantu, Chief of Staff at DHR Health In general, an abdominal wall hernia is a bulge or lump through an opening in...

Should I get a prenatal genetic screening test and what can I expect?

By: Cristela Hernandez, MD Maternal-Fetal Medicine Pregnant women commonly ask their doctor, “Will my baby be healthy?” While the vast majority of babies are born...

What is a stroke and what signs should I look out for?

By: Dr. Atassi Strokes are the number one cause of disability, and the fifth leading cause of death in the United States.  There are two...

Mental Health Across a Lifespan

By: Dr. Jose E. Igoa, Medical Director at DHR Health Behavioral Hospital The relevance of mental health is often reminded to us when we are...

The Symptomatology of Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Overview of Clinical Features

By Dr. Adrian Agapito, Medical Chief at DHR Health Behavioral Hospital What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a biologically based mental...

Does COVID-19 Live on My Groceries?

By Anthony Obinna, RN, BSMT (ASCP), MBA HCA, CIC, Director of Infection Prevention and Control, DHR Health Information on how the Coronavirus (COVID-19) can spread...

Local attorney supports Valley graduates and news media

Dismayed by the negative impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic, local personal injury attorney, Jesse Gonzalez, is lending his support to two disparate groups –...