Tag: health

Cortez: Trump downplaying virus subverts local efforts, Hidalgo County numbers still ‘unacceptable’

Hidalgo County Judge Richard F. Cortez indicated on Monday that President Donald Trump downplaying the severity of the coronavirus can undermine local efforts to...

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...

How do I know if I have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? What signs and symptoms...

By: Sergio Rodriguez, MD DHR Health Hand and Wrist Institute Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is the most common compressive neuropathy (pinched nerve) in the human body....

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...

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...

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...