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How Does the 2020 Coronavirus Outbreak Affect Deer Park, TX?

How Does the 2020 Coronavirus Outbreak Affect Deer Park, TX?

As the coronavirus reaches pandemic proportions, it makes sense to stay up to date with the situation in Texas. Staying alert is a smart way to react to Coronavirus Outbreak because there are steps you can take to protect yourself and your family. Having access to a...

Substance Abuse and Victims of Dating Violence

Substance Abuse and Victims of Dating Violence

Drug and alcohol abuse contribute to dating violence. It’s also a consequence of it. Victims of teen dating violence are much more likely to turn to drugs or alcohol to cope with the abuse.Girls are more likely to turn to alcohol, while boys are more likely to abuse...

Should I Go to the Emergency Room for Knee Pain?

Should I Go to the Emergency Room for Knee Pain?

A knee injury can either be a severe problem or nothing to worry about, but knowing the difference can be a challenge. If you've ever bumped your knee on the edge of the coffee table, you know it's a painful experience—but it's probably not a medical...

Pediatric Emergency Care: Safeguarding Your Child’s Health

Pediatric Emergency Care: Safeguarding Your Child’s Health

When your child is injured or suddenly becomes ill, we understand that finding help right away is a top priority. Therefore, our emergency room in Deer Park features pediatric care for all children, from infants to teenagers. Whether your child is injured from playing...

Fact or Fiction? 3 Things to Know About Freestanding Emergency Rooms

Fact or Fiction? 3 Things to Know About Freestanding Emergency Rooms

If you're faced with a medical emergency, you're likely to visit your local hospital's emergency room to get assistance. However, a freestanding emergency room can also provide you with accurate and fast care, depending on the circumstances of your condition. There...

CHILD TOY SAFETY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

CHILD TOY SAFETY THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers these tips for child safety: Make sure the toy is age-appropriate and fits the child’s abilities. As a parent ask yourself if they can play with the toy by themselves? Choose toys that work on building skills such as fine...

5 Warning Signs of a Heart Attack You Need to Know

5 Warning Signs of a Heart Attack You Need to Know

Sweating. Nausea. Jaw Pain. Pressure. Believe it or not, these are all symptoms of a heart attack, and you should rush to an Emergency Room in Deer Park TX immediately. You've seen the movies: A man freezes in place, gasps, and falls to the floor while clutching his...

What is the Prudent Layperson Standard? And Why Should You Care?

What is the Prudent Layperson Standard? And Why Should You Care?

If you or a loved woke up from a deep sleep with crippling chest pain, What's the best course of action? For most of us, there's nothing quite like a medical emergency to get us out of bed. Our initial gut reaction would be to rush them to the local emergency care in...

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