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Hospital, TxDOT officials hosting free car seat inspections in McAllen

Six children under the age of 8 died in crashes occurring in the Rio Grande Valley last year, children who were not secured in their seats.

DHR Health participating in clinical trial for inhalable insulin

DHR Health is among the many healthcare and higher education institutions around the nation that are conducting a clinical trial that tests the effectiveness of inhalable insulin for children with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes.

Fishing tournament on South Padre Island benefits indigent health care

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Approximately 600 anglers on 168 boats participated in the 17th annual Fishing for Hope Tournament on South Padre Island. The August 28 event organized by DHR Health raised money for the Hope Family Healthcare Center, which provide comprehensive medical services for uninsured families and individuals.

Back to School: What can parents do to support their child’s health this school...

Written By: Marissa Gomez-Martinez, MD, FAAFP Medical Director DHR Health- Edinburg CISD School Based Health Center Summertime is a good opportunity to take care of your family’s...

Damar Hamlin, RGV athletes’ injuries prompt partnership between DHR Health, athletic trainers

EDINBURG — When Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin went down with cardiac arrest during a Monday Night Football game on Jan. 2, all eyes were on the Bills' athletic trainers.

South Texas College to launch nation’s only nursing apprenticeship

In a time where a nursing shortage has never been more prominent both locally and nationally, two South Texas institutions are excited about a new opportunity to bridge that gap making its way to the Rio Grande Valley.

Exoskeleton helps DHR Health earn Texas’ only ‘Center of Excellence’ nod

DHR Health celebrated Wednesday as it became the only healthcare facility in Texas, and fifth in the nation, to be named a “Center of Excellence” for its wearable and robotic exoskeleton.

DHR Health to host athletic management seminar in Edinburg

DHR Health will be hosting an athletic management seminar next week, a first of its kind for the upper Rio Grande Valley.

DHR Health brings 47 new physician residents to RGV; aims to expand health care

Amid a healthcare worker shortage, DHR Health is celebrating its recent hiring of 47 new physician residents as part of its inaugural Graduate Medical Education programs, or GME.

ER visits due to heat illnesses on rise with temperatures in RGV

With temperatures reaching an all-time high, at least three hospital systems in the Rio Grande Valley have reported a rise in the number of emergency room visits related to heat illness, and meteorologists continue to warn that it’s not getting much cooler anytime soon.