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How do I know if I have arthritis, a sprain, or a fracture?

By: Dr. Patrick Sander DHR Health Orthopedic Institute Arthritis, sprains, and broken bones all have one thing in common. They each cause pain. It would be...

Pharr bank president elected to state board of independent bankers

A local bank president was elected to the board of directors for the Independent Bankers Association of Texas.

Valley hospitals are dropping mammogram prices for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month hospital facilities across the Rio Grande Valley will be offering mammograms at discounted prices.

There’s a major career fair slated for job seekers in Brownsville this week

What the city of Brownsville and the Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation are calling the biggest career fair in South Texas is scheduled for Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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.