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What is diabetes and can it be managed?

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By:  Michelle Cordoba-Kissee, MD DHR Health Diabetes and Endocrinology Institute Most people who are diagnosed with diabetes have diabetes mellitus, a disorder where the sugar...

Rio Grande Regional Hospital provides stroke information you need to know!

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Contributed by Rio Grande Regional Hospital Every 40 seconds, someone suffers from a stroke. Stroke is the most common cause of disability in the...

Valley Regional promotes heart health: How working too much affects your heart

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Contributed by Valley Regional Medical Center, an HCA Affiliated Hospital If you’re regularly clocking a 60 hour work week, it may feel stressful. But the...

What is a stroke and why is time important?

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By: Patricia M. Fernandez, MD. MBA Neurointerventional Radiology DHR Health Neuroscience Institute Stroke due to lack of adequate blood supply to the brain is a serious medical...

Mental Health Awareness Month: What is Mental Health?

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By: Jose E. Igoa, MD, Medical Director, DHR Health Behavioral Hospital Mental health defines a person’s condition based on their emotional, psychological, and social well-being,...

My family member had a stroke, what options do we have for rehab?

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By:  Nathan Dunn, PT, DPT, DHR Health Rehabilitation Hospital As the leading cause of long-term disability in the US, stroke continues to pose major difficulties...

What is Multiple Sclerosis and what are the symptoms?

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R. Alejandro Cruz, MD DHR Health Neuroscience Institute Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is the second most common cause of non-traumatic neurological disability in young adults....

I have abdominal pain and cramping, could I have Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

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Carlos J. Cardenas MD at DHR Health Gastroenterology Institute Irritable Bowel Syndrome also known as IBS is a functional disorder of the gastrointestinal tract; your...

Colorectal Cancer or Something Else? How to Tell

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By: Dr. S. Murthy Badiga, DHR Health Gastroenterology Colorectal cancer can mimic a lot of other common, but, less serious GI (gastrointestinal) disorders such as...

What is Gynecological Robotic Surgery and am I a good candidate?

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By: Dr. Rene Luna, Medical Director, DHR Health Women’s Hospital Institute for Robotic Surgery Women who suffer from heavy periods, large cysts in their ovaries,...