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Common Spring Accidents

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Spring; time for deep cleaning, yard work and, whoops, accidents. Here’s what to do if you are involved in any of these common spring accidents. Rusty Cuts Nick yourself on rusty garden shears or old fencing? You actually need to be more worried about the cut than the rust. You don’t need to worry about […]

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Funny Things Kids Say

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When it comes to health and how our bodies work, even adults get things wrong. It’s no wonder that kids can get a little confused. Here are some of the funniest things kids have said and asked about health. Routine Checkup? “My little sister was at the doctor’s office for her annual check up–she had […]

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Common Reasons Kids Go to ER and How to Prevent Them

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Kids abound with energy, sometimes though, kids’ curiosity gets them in a sticky situation. There are a few common reasons for kids’ ER visits. Here are some of a common accidents we see and tips for how to prevent them as well as what to do if an accident does happen. Swallowing Foreign Objects That […]

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Cold vs. Allergies – What’s the difference?

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It’s pollen season! With all that green dust going up the nose, it can be hard to tell the difference between the common cold and hay fever. Check out these tips on how to tell the difference between the two and remember America’s ER – Magnolia & Woodlands is here 24/7/365 for all those sniffles. […]

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Tips and Tricks for Sustained Energy Throughout the Day

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We could all use a little more energy. Feeling sluggish, blah and fatigued puts a strain on the day. We all want shortcuts to feeling more energized, but sustained energy comes from some life practices. Luckily, even small changes in the right direction can improve your energy levels. Here are some of the most important […]

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10 Amazing Heart Facts

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We don’t consciously think about our hearts but this tireless organ performs an amazing feat, consistently pumping about 100,000 times every day of our lives. Our hearts do such a good job that we don’t take notice– and that’s good. But no one should wait for something to go wrong when it comes to their […]

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Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Get an Annual EKG

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The heart is without a doubt one of the most important organs in our bodies, without it, we simply cannot survive. This incredible organ creates enough energy to drive a truck 20 miles every day, which in a lifetime is equivalent to driving to the moon and back! (1) Along with taking heart disease preventative […]

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What to Do During a Rough Flu Season

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The 2017-2018 flu season is shaping up to be one of the worst flu seasons in recent history. Cases across the country have skyrocketed and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) reports that 26 states have reported high activity levels of influenza-like illnesses. Texas is one of those states.   Preventing If you haven’t yet, […]

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6 Tips for Deep Cuts

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Deciding what to do about a wound can be a stressful experience. The medical professionals at America’s ER – Magnolia & Woodlands have a few guidelines to follow about when to seek help for a cut. Of course, you can seek help even if your cut or wound doesn’t fall into one of these categories. […]

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7 Myths About Children’s Fevers

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When your little ones are sick, you want to help them feel better as quickly as possible. Fevers often cause concern but there are a lot of myths about what fevers do and how they should be treated. Here are 7 things you should know about treating your child’s fever. Myth 1 MYTH: All fevers are bad for […]

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