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Cardiovascular Care
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5 Winter Health Tips

All of us at CHI St. Luke's Health wish you and your family a happy and healthy winter season! Check out our favorite winter health tips. 1. What To Do If You Get The Flu With it being flu season, you are most likely taking steps to prevent the spread of the flu by getting a flu shot, keeping your...

General Health & Wellness
Emergency Care
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Infectious Diseases
Lung Care
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How to Get the Most out of Your Run

Running regularly can improve both your physical and mental health. Whether you’re trying to maintain a healthy weight or relieve stress, running can be an integral part of a healthy lifestyle. Whether you want to become a runner or are a seasoned marathon pro, here are three things you can do to...

General Health & Wellness
Diet & Fitness
Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Houston Flood

Plan for It: Flood Safety

Houston is no stranger to spring rainstorms and April showers. In April of 2016, the city flooded with 17 inches of rain, damaging 700 homes and taking eight lives during the Tax Day Flood. This year, don’t let the Houston rain catch you off guard. Here’s what you should do before, during, and...

Emergency Care
General Health & Wellness
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Child Abuse: How You Can Help

Any form of abuse or neglect can cause serious emotional harm to children. As bystanders, it’s the law and our moral duty to report cases of suspected child abuse. Knowing the types and signs of abuse is the first step to getting children out of abusive situations. Types of Child Abuse Child abuse...

Emergency Care
General Health & Wellness
Children's Health

Are You at Risk of Kidney Disease?

How well do you know this silent disease? Nicknamed for its stealth, chronic kidney disease has no signs or symptoms and therefore often goes undetected. In the first three stages, as little as 10 percent of those affected by chronic kidney disease even know they have it. Blood and urine tests are...

Kidney Care

Cramping Your Style: What to Know About Endometriosis

About 1 out of every 10 girls and women lives with endometriosis, a painful condition in which the uterine lining grows outside of the uterus. Endometriosis growths often develop on the ovaries, fallopian tubes, the outer surface of the uterus, and on the tissues that hold the uterus in place. How...

Women's Health

Kidney Disease Symptom Stoplight

When should you seek treatment for kidney disease complications? If you have chronic kidney disease, use our Symptom Stoplight to know what symptoms need treatment immediately and when you need to notify your doctor. Take control of your health and locate your nearest CHI St. Luke’s Health...

Kidney Care
Emergency Care

Plan for It: Home Poison Prevention Checklist

CHI St. Luke’s Health emergency departments encourage you to perform a safety check throughout your home on a regular basis. Poisoning is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, and over half of all poisonings occur in children younger than 6 years of age. Check off these ten...

Emergency Care
Children's Health
General Health & Wellness