Health

  • February 14, 2018

    Insight from a Cath Lab Nurse

    Cynthia (Cindy) Romero, RN has been a Catheterization Laboratory Nurse with Seton Medical Center Harker Heights for two and a half years and has been a nurse for almost 14 years. When asked what her favorite part about working in the catheterization laboratory (cath lab) is, Cindy shares her passion for excellent patient care. “I love being part of a team that is dedicated to helping patients during some of the worst times of people’s lives. Seeing a patient get discharged alive and well after a heart attack is an amazing feeling, “she says.

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  • January 4, 2018

    Why Removing Soda from Your Diet Should Be Your New Year’s Resolution

    “Drinking soda is bad for you.” We have all heard that advice at some point- whether it was from a doctor, a parent or while browsing through a health magazine. Soda has been available in the United States since the eighteenth century and it isn’t going anywhere. Historically, soda was created by pharmacists and sold to the public as an energy drink, some containing drugs such as lithium citrate and cocaine. Although drugs have been removed from soft drinks since then, soda negatively impacts the body in several ways. Below are reasons why you should drop the can.

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  • November 21, 2017

    5 Healthy Gift Ideas for Dad

    Healthy gifts for dad don’t always have to be an expensive gym membership that he may or may not use, or the latest subscription to Men’s Health. In light of Movember and with the holidays rapidly approaching, check out these 5 healthy gift ideas for all the dads and husbands out there.

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