What Is An MRI?

What Is An MRI?

Many people can find a magnetic resonance imaging, or MRI, exam nerve-racking. Most traditional MRI machines are large, tube-shaped magnets that a patient lies inside. The magnetic field temporarily realigns hydrogen atoms in your body to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body by utilizing the magnetic field and pulses of radio wave […]

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What Do You Know About Cervical Cancer?

What Do You Know About Cervical Cancer?

January is National Cervical Cancer Awareness month, and we’re here to help educate you on facts about cervical cancer and what to be on the lookout for to prevent an advanced stage diagnosis. Cervical cancer awareness means stepping outside of the box and the “save the cooch” slogans. It is so much more. Did you […]

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Step Away From Cigarettes

Step Away From Cigarettes

November is lung cancer awareness month, and we’ve targeted one of the largest contributors to lung cancer. Smoking. We’ve seen the smokers corralled in a corner at every big event. With new ordinances it is virtually impossible for smokers to take a drag inside any building in the Houston area. What’s the big deal about […]

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How to Have “The Cancer Talk” With Kids

How to Have “The Cancer Talk” With Kids

Cancer doesn’t just affect the patient. It is a diagnosis that touches an entire family. A concern for many patients is how to have “the cancer talk”  with children and explain in a way that makes them feel informed, yet safe. It’s almost like walking a tightrope, having to find the right balance so your […]

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