How do I choose the right personal injury lawyer for my case?

Hiring the right person to handle your case doesn’t have to be complicated, but it does require some due diligence. I recommend people start...

How do we protect the RGV community from COVID-19?

By Dr. Marissa Gomez-Martinez, DHR Health Edinburg CISD School Based Health Center There is a lot of uncertainty around COVID-19, including evolving healthcare guidelines, due...

My Blood Calcium Level is Elevated, What Does That Mean?

By: Samuel K Snyder, M.D., F.A.C.S. Chief of Endocrine Surgery, DHR Diabetes and Endocrinology Institute If this test result has occurred outside the hospital through...

How do I know if I’m a candidate for LASIK surgery?

By: Dr. Pankaj G. Shah While every patient is unique, about 80 to 85 percent of people who wear prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses are...

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 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...

When should I start getting screened for prostate cancer?

By: Dr. Alexander Feigl The challenge in prostate cancer is the identification of those cancers that are more aggressive. How to screen for prostate cancer...

Should I get legal advice before signing an insurance settlement?

Yes, because insurance companies will always try to save money. They often use a tactic known as “swoop and settle.” Insurers will offer a...

How to Stay Calm and Put Your Child’s Fears at Ease about COVID-19

By Diana Ruiz Elzaim, M.D. F.A.A.P As a pediatrician and mother of two children, I am certain that during the coronavirus (or COVID-19) pandemic many...

What is diabetes and can I benefit from metabolic surgery if I have diabetes...

By: Dr. Michelle Cordoba-Kissee DHR Health Bariatric Institute Diabetes mellitus is a disorder in which the sugar levels in the blood and urine get too high,...