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,...

What constitutes negligence?

In order to win a negligence case, the injured person (the plaintiff) must prove four elements to show that the accused (the defendant) acted...

What exactly is LASIK surgery and how does it work?

By: Pankaj G. Shah LASIK is an acronym for laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis. It is a form of eye surgery which uses a laser to...

What is the statute of limitations on personal injury in Texas?

The Texas personal injury statute of limitations (Texas Civil Practice & Remedies Code section 16.003) says any civil action for personal injury must be...

What are the damage caps in Texas?

If you are injured in an accident that resulted from the negligence of an individual or entity, you can make a claim for compensation...

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...

How Do Insurers Value an Injury Claim?

Figuring out how much your accident injuries are worth is a critical aspect of any personal injury claim. It’s the part of a claim...

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...

Am I too old for Lasik

  One of the most common questions I get about LASIK eye surgery is whether the procedure can be considered for older people. The truth...

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...