Category Archives: Family Care

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month!

“It’s about how you live.” That’s the theme of this year’s National Hospice and Palliative Care Month 2017. Brashear Family Medical encourages everyone to learn about what care options are available when facing a serious or life-limiting illness—long before a … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention Awareness Week: Tips for Preventing Falls

Falls are the leading cause of injury deaths, unintentional injuries and hospital admissions for trauma among older adults. They can have a serious impact on older adults’ quality of life and independence. In recognition of Falls Prevention Awareness Week, Brashear … Continue reading

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Heat Safety Tips Provided by Brashear Family Medical

Most summers see heat waves in one or more parts of Texas. Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers here, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year and even more heat-related illnesses. This is why Brashear Family Medical has … Continue reading

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Long-Term Care Planning for Our Elderly Loved Ones

It’s the holiday season! This means holiday festivities that including music, food, gifts—and most importantly—family. Now is the time to start the discussion, if you haven’t already, with your elderly loved ones. You can never know for sure if your … Continue reading

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Required School Vaccinations

A routine physical involves examining your child’s immunization records and ensuring that he or she is up to date with all required immunizations. This may be information that is required for your school to admit your child in the fall. … Continue reading

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Back to School Physicals

Back to school seasons adds many things to a busy parent’s to do list: purchasing school supplies, finding new clothes for your kids and wrapping up summer programs. Don’t let a back to school physical fall by the wayside during … Continue reading

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A Healthy Pregnancy Diet

Good nutrition during pregnancy, and enough of it, is very important for your baby to grow and develop. You should consume about 300 more calories per day than you did before you became pregnant. Although nausea and vomiting during the … Continue reading

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Family Physicians: Here To Help

Most medical masters concentrate on a specific piece of the body or a particular sort of malady. Physicians who represent considerable authority in family medicine give extensive care to patients of all ages with a wide range of conditions.

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