Health News Magazine Winter2020

Health News Magazine Winter 2020 (January)

Health News from Texoma Medical Center is a publication designed to bring you the latest news as well as health and wellness information you can use throughout the year. You can read the latest issue here, or sign up to have Health News mailed directly to your home.

In This Issue:
Older man at gym
Winter 2020 (January)

Guarding Prostate Health

As men age, many can begin experiencing issues, but awareness of symptoms and early detection are vital to a resolution.
Er at Sherman Exterior
Winter 2020 (January)

Freestanding ER at Sherman

The recently opened ER at Sherman has all the resources and support of Texoma Medical Center, the region’s leading trauma center.
Carol Dillard with medical team in front of helicopter
Winter 2020 (January)

Minimally Invasive, Life-Saving Stroke Care

When Carol Dillard suffered a stroke, the staff at the neurointerventional lab at Texoma Medical Center helped save her life.
barefoot person standing on a scale
Winter 2020 (January)

Are You a Candidate for Weight-Loss Surgery?

If you're over the age of 18 and at least 50 pounds overweight, you may be a candidate for weight-loss surgery.
Mom and baby
Winter 2020 (January)

The Benefits of Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding offers many benefits to babies, but it can also be good for the mother by creating an emotional bond between mother and child.
Older man walking outdoors
Winter 2020 (January)

A Hipper Alternative

This relatively new hip-replacement surgery spares muscles, and might keep pain from interfering with your daily life.
Older woman getting a shot by a health care provider
Winter 2020 (January)

Important Vaccinations for Seniors

Keeping up to date on vaccines is crucial and can prevent health complications.
Young child stretching in bed after waking up
Winter 2020 (January)

Children and Sleep

Sleep plays a critical role in the physical and mental health of your child. Get insights from pediatrician Rosalind Lopez, MD.