April 26, 2019

Staging Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson's disease is a progressive brain disorder that gradually breaks down or kills certain nerve cells (neurons) in the brain. Parkinson’s causes abnormal brain activity, leading to symptoms that impact movement and more. The signs and symptoms ...

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April 17, 2019

Mother of Three Recommends Seton Medical Center Harker Heights for Maternity Care

Devin Brummett and her husband Charles have their hands full with three boys under the age of eight- and wouldn’t want it any other way. “It gets loud and rambunctious at times, but it’s fun,” Brummett laughed. Devin Brummett RN, BSN,...

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March 15, 2019

The Importance of Sleep Hygiene

Everyone (we hope) can attest to the feeling of waking up alert and refreshed after a good night’s rest. Sleep is the foundation for good health and is one of the best ways to naturally enhance one’s physical health, brain function and emotional we...

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February 28, 2019

Heart attack symptoms in women

Ladies, listen to your body. Even though heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women in the United States, women often mistake the symptoms of heart attack to less life-threatening conditions like the flu or aging. At least 10% of women experience no chest pai...

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February 20, 2019

Mended Hearts Meetings at Seton Harker Heights

Supporting patients in every way possible is important to us at Seton Medical Center Harker Heights. We are pleased to offer support to those with heart disease and their loved ones. Heart disease is the number 1 cause of death in Texas and the United States. ...

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February 19, 2019

Seton Harker Heights Employee Participates in Jeep Charity Event

If you are a Jeep lover and you live in Central Texas, you have probably heard about Austin JeepPeople‘s biggest annual event, the Polar Bear Run. The Austin JeepPeople Polar Bear Run brings together members of the Jeep community for a weekend of family...

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February 13, 2019

Eating Right for Your Heart

We know both exercise and diet are the best weapons to fight heart disease, but how important is the diet part? How does diet influence heart health? Poor diet can be detrimental to your health, and can lead to obesity, which puts you at a higher risk for hea...

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January 18, 2019

New Year, New Diet? Wellstone Dietitian Explains Why “Dieting” Is Not the Answer

Each year, millions of Americans make New Year’s resolutions, with weight loss almost always tagged as one of top goals for the year. So here we are, well into the first month into the New Year, and the word “diet” is flooding our feeds. With...

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December 20, 2018

Drive Safely into the Holidays

Let’s face it, the roads are busy during the holidays. According to AAA, roughly 107.3 million Americans traveled 50 miles or more from home during Dec. 23 through Jan. 1 of last year. Whether you are traveling by sleigh or car, follow these simple tips ...

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October 22, 2018

Halloween Safety: Tips & Tricks

Halloween is just around the corner! Whether you’re still a trick-or-treater or looking forward to accompanying your children on the spookiest day of the year, it’s important to brush up on Halloween safety for the entire family. The statistics are...

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