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Posted Thu, Jul 30, 2020
By now, you've got this social distancing thing down.
Posted Thu, Jul 23, 2020
Foam rolling: That hurts-so-good muscle recovery must-do that you either hate to love or love to hate. No matter how you feel about it, you've probably turned to a foam roller a time or two to relieve some nagging muscle pain that just won't go ...
Posted Thu, Jul 23, 2020
When someone asks you to hang out in person during a pandemic, it's not it's an easy 'yes' — but, it's also not an easy 'no.'
Posted Wed, Jul 22, 2020
Life is full of 'No Shoes, No Service' obligations and activities. Shoes are required at the office, in grocery and retail stores, at the bank, in restaurants and bars, at your gym — and the list goes on.
Posted Thu, Jul 16, 2020
During the summer, every day probably feels like a scorcher. During a heat advisory, however, the heat can literally become one — posing a threat to your life.
Posted Thu, Jul 16, 2020
Sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia: You've probably never heard of it, but there's a good chance you've experienced it.
Posted Thu, Jul 09, 2020
Think about the number of hours you wear your smartwatch or fitness tracker every day. It's probably a lot — if not every hour that surrounds the 30 minutes or so it needs to charge.
Posted Wed, Jul 01, 2020
Good barbecue, great fireworks and even better company — the recipe for a perfect Fourth of July.
Posted Thu, Jun 25, 2020
Houstonians are no strangers to Saharan dust — those enormous dust plumes that form over the Sahara Desert, travel over the Atlantic Ocean and linger over the city for a week or so.
Posted Thu, Jun 18, 2020
There are a lot of chores to keep up with around your home, and changing the air filter is probably one of the easiest to forget.
Posted Sat, Jun 13, 2020
The new coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is still among us, and it's important that we all continue to do our part to help limit the spread of the virus. In addition to social distancing, that means wearing a cloth mask while in a public setting.
Posted Thu, Jun 11, 2020
Anxiety, restlessness or just pure pleasure — there are lots of reasons why many find comfort in cracking their knuckles. But, does it cause arthritis?
Posted Thu, Jun 04, 2020
Many of us have been working from home the last few months — a necessary response as the initial coronavirus outbreak swept across the country.
Posted Thu, May 28, 2020
Whether you choose to sport a beard because it's stylish or because 'No Shave November' just always seems to turn into a year-round thing, you probably already know that keeping up with your beard can be hard work. Aside from grooming the perfec...
Posted Thu, May 28, 2020
Your brain isn't technically a muscle, but it does need to be strengthened and exercised like one.
Posted Thu, May 21, 2020
Summer is finally here, and you probably feel like you've been ready for pool season for months. But, before you and your family dive in, are you sure your swimming pool is ready for pool season, too?
Posted Tue, May 19, 2020
Crawfish may look unsightly at first glance, but — when boiled and soaked in cajun spices and seasonings — they become a culinary staple of outdoor gatherings during the spring.
Posted Tue, May 19, 2020
Have you ever wondered about that extra eyelet at the top of your running shoes? It's set back from the rest of the eyelets, so maybe you don't need to use it? Or maybe you do? And amidst this swirl of questions is yet another: Why is it there?
Posted Thu, May 14, 2020
Water is a big part of your life. You drink it, you wash your hands with it, you bathe in it and a lot of us also swim in it.
Posted Tue, May 05, 2020
Houston Methodist is open and caring for patients both in person and virtually.
Posted Mon, May 04, 2020
Treating COVID-19 patients was our highest priority these last few months. Doing so meant canceling most of our other services, although we still safely cared for thousands of patients who needed emergent care and hospitalization.
Posted Fri, May 01, 2020
The last month and a half of Stay at Home orders have transformed restaurant-goers into home chefs and takeout or delivery experts. But as restrictions are slowly beginning to ease in some cities, including Houston, you may be wondering if it's ...
Posted Thu, Apr 30, 2020
COVID-19 has impacted each and every one of us, and our community has made some enormous sacrifices since this new coronavirus appeared.
Posted Mon, Apr 27, 2020
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has changed the way we do a lot of things these days — including how we shop for our groceries. After just five minutes of being in the grocery store, if you're anything like me, you may already be planning on...
Posted Mon, Apr 27, 2020
The new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is changing our day-to-day life in many ways. For some of us, it means choosing delivery over shopping at the store way more than usual — resulting in more packages at your doorstep.
Posted Sun, Apr 26, 2020
Right now, we're all staying home as much as possible. But, emergencies are still emergencies — even during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Posted Thu, Apr 23, 2020
Respiratory droplets may not be the only way to transmit coronavirus.
Posted Mon, Apr 20, 2020
The viruses that cause common illnesses such as the seasonal flu, common cold, stomach flu and COVID-19 can all be spread from person-to-person — especially between people who share common spaces or live with one another.
Posted Wed, Apr 15, 2020
Houston Methodist was asked about how we can help show our support of our healthcare workers. Below is their response.
Posted Tue, Apr 07, 2020
During the uncertain times of the coronavirus pandemic, you probably have a lot of questions. One of these questions is likely about your food. Is it even safe to eat? The short answer is, yes — if you're following proper food safety practices, ...
Posted Thu, Mar 05, 2020
Whether it's the voice of a parent, schoolteacher or another authoritative figure, in the back of your mind you can probably still hear someone yelling, 'Wash your hands!' But, decades later, you may be surprised at how little you remember about...
Posted Mon, Jan 27, 2020
Most men don't start thinking about their prostate until they begin experiencing problems with it. The prostate is a walnut-shaped gland under a man's bladder that plays a critical role in the male reproductive system. But, given its location, c...
Posted Wed, Jan 22, 2020
Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital has outstanding career opportunities for ER, ICU, Med/Surg RNs and more! At The Woodlands Hospital, nurses develop their skills through a wide range of educational programs, collaborate with physicians to...
Posted Thu, Dec 19, 2019
It’s easy to fall out of your usual routine around the holidays. For some, this is a refreshing change of pace. For others, this means more chances to skip the healthy habits that help keep headaches at bay.
Posted Tue, Oct 29, 2019
We’re like moths to a flame when it comes to our devices. Whether it’s a TV, smartphone, tablet, laptop or handheld video game, our homes are full of screens to stare at — even some refrigerators have interactive displays these days.
Posted Mon, Oct 14, 2019
Imagine a lush tropical rain forest filled with a rich diversity of plant and animal life. This represents the complexity of the gut microbiome, a microscopic ecosystem residing in the digestive tract.
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