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Lone Star Family Health Antibiotic Resistance - Bug Killer Dr. Duong Profile

Antibiotic Resistance – Bug Killer

Antibiotics are chemical substances that fight against bacteria. Bacteria are small one-celled organisms found almost everywhere on earth and even on the moon. While most bacteria are harmless and many even beneficial, there are certain bac...

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Lone Star Family Health Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain Dr Hopper Profile

Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain

y season is quickly approaching, and with it often comes large feasts and the potential for unwanted weight gain. In one study, it was shown...
Lone Star Family Health National Diabetes Awareness Month Dr. Diaz Profile

National Diabetes Awareness Month

The month of November is national diabetes awareness month, a time when this common but very treatable disease is brought to the forefront o...
Lone Star Family Health Flu Vaccines: An Important Part of Health Maintenance Dr Lehrmann Profile

Flu Vaccines: An important part of health maintenance

Who Gets the Flu Shot- and Why? The CDC currently recommends that everyone 6 months or older get vaccinated for the flu every flu season. Yo...
Lone Star Family Health Advanced Medical Directives Dr Chau Profile

Advanced Medical Directives

A medical crisis can befall any individual at any time or any age. Whether an accident occurs, or a sickness takes a turn and there is a poo...
Lone Star Family Health Keeping Your Infant Safe: October is National SIDS Awareness Month Dr Herd Profile

Keeping Your Infant Safe: October is National SIDS Awareness Month

In your lifetime, you have likely heard of the importance of laying infants on their back when they sleep. But why is this so essential? It ...
Lone Star Family Health Breast Cancer Awareness Month Dr Benjamin Profile

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

One of the most isolating experiences that a patient can have is the feelings that can follow a diagnosis of breast cancer. Breast cancer is...
Lone Star Family Health Screen for Depression this Halloween Dr Torres Profile

Screening for Depression this Halloween

It’s easy to know when you have a cold. You start to cough, maybe have a runny nose, and if it’s severe you might have a fever. Generally, y...
Lone Star Family Health Marching to the Beat of AFib Dr Cruz Profile

Marching to the Beat of AFib

We’ve all heard of hearts skipping beats or beating differently, but did you know that cardiac arrhythmias can be a serious problem with lon...
Lone Star Family Health Trust Your Gut Dr. Liu Profile

Trust Your Gut

Upset stomach? It could be the questionable leftovers you had for lunch, or it could be gastritis. Gastritis refers to inflammation of the l...