Heart Healthy Recipes: Blueberry Blood Orange Smoothie

While no single food or dietary charge is a cure-all, there are certain foods that could help increase your heart health. Check out this heart healthy treat to start your day. Gourmet Blueberry Blood Orange Smoothie 1 ½ cup Frozen blueberries 1 cup Orange Juice ½ cup Low-fat Vanilla Yogurt ½ Pureed...

General Health & Wellness
Diet & Fitness
Cardiovascular Care

5 Ways to Keep Your Memory Sharp

Are you feeling forgetful? Some memory loss can come from a number of factors including side effects of prescription drugs, lack of sleep, anxiety and other health conditions. Keep your mental health in mind and use these 5 tips to help keep your memory sharp. 1. Challenge Your Brain Stimulating...

General Health & Wellness
Healthy Aging
Neurology
Diet & Fitness

Brain Cancer Facts

What is brain cancer? Primary brain cancer develops from cells within the brain. Part of the central nervous system (CNS), the brain is the control center for vital functions of the body, including speech, movement, thoughts, feelings, memory, vision, hearing and more. Primary brain tumors are...

Oncology
Neurology
Healthy Aging

Heart Healthy Recipes: Black Bean Budino

While no single food or dietary charge is a cure-all, there are certain foods that could help increase your heart health. Check out this Black Bean Budino that will satisfy your chocolate cravings.   Black Bean Budino with Fresh Berries & Pomegranate  1 ½ cups black beans drained and rinsed...

General Health & Wellness
Diet & Fitness
Cardiovascular Care

Is It More Than a Migraine?

When you are having a severe headache and other abnormal symptoms, it may be common to wonder if it really is just a migraine headache or something more serious like an aneurysm. While some of the symptoms experienced may be similar, it is important to note that you should seek immediate medical...

Neurology
Emergency Care

Vaccines: Fact vs. Fiction

When you receive an immunization, your body is introduced to a weakened form of the virus or bacteria so your immune system can develop the antibodies to fight it off if you are exposed to a live form later on. Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Group The Woodlands is here to provide information about...

General Health & Wellness
Children's Health
Infectious Diseases

10 Healthier New Year's Resolutions

The new year is the perfect time for a healthier change. New Year’s resolutions don’t have to be strict rules, sacrifices, or all-or-nothing guidelines. Instead of common New Year’s resolutions, try these healthier alternatives.  Instead of “Lose Weight” Try “Balance Health”  One of the most...

General Health & Wellness
Diet & Fitness
Weight Loss

4 Signs of a Heart Attack in Women

The number one killer of women in America is heart disease, and each year since 1984, more women than men have died from heart disease. A possible reason for these frightening statistics is that women are unaware of when they are having a heart attack, so they do not seek the emergency treatment...

Cardiovascular Care
Emergency Care
Women's Health
Healthy Aging

Staying Healthy During Cold & Flu Season

The season of giving is upon us, but we aren’t only referring to the holidays. It is also the highly contagious cold and flu season. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the flu usually peaks between December and February. Focus on spreading joy rather than germs;...

General Health & Wellness
Children's Health
Infectious Diseases

Common Signs of a Heart Attack

The symptoms of a heart attack vary not only from person to person, but also from one heart attack experience to another in the same individual. It is important to remember that heart attacks can come on gradually or all of a sudden, so be sure to know the symptoms and act quickly if you or your...

Emergency Care
Cardiovascular Care