Category Archives: General Health

Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Awareness

September was National Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Month. However, raising awareness all year long can be beneficial to increase knowledge and understanding.

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More Fruits and Vegetables All Year Long

This past September was Fruits & Veggies–More Matters Month. However, it is important to eat more fruits and veggies all year long. We will provide a few tips, as well as ways to spread the word!

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Brashear Family Medical Explains the Importance of Bone Health and Osteoporosis Prevention

Your bones play many roles in your body — providing structure, protecting organs, anchoring muscles and storing calcium. It is crucial to build strong and healthy bones during childhood and adolescence, but you can take steps during adulthood to protect … Continue reading

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August is Psoriasis Awareness Month: Everything You Need to Know About Psoriasis Provided by Brashear Family Medical

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month! Brashear Family Medical is sharing important aspects you need to know for treating and managing psoriasis to empower you to take control of your health and live a full, vibrant and active life.

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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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Brashear Family Medical Has Put Together a List of Important Things to Know About Hernias

A hernia is a condition which occurs when an internal organ pushes through a weakness in the muscle or surrounding tissue wall of the abdominal. Typically, this develops between your chest and hips in the abdomen area. Brashear Family Medical … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s/Brain Awareness Month

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month — a time to shine a purple light for the millions of individuals living with Alzheimer’s. Especially during the month of June, Brashear Family Medical invites you to help by mobilizing friends, families, … Continue reading

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American Stroke Awareness Month: Care/Recovery for Stroke Survivors

Stroke affects everybody differently. Many stroke survivors continue to improve over a period of time, sometimes over a number of years. Stroke recovery involves making changes in the physical, social and emotional aspects of your life. You will make changes … Continue reading

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American Stroke Awareness Month: Stroke Prevention, Signs and Symptoms

May is American Stroke Awareness Month. During a stroke, every minute counts! Treating the patient quickly can lessen the brain damage that stroke can cause. Knowing the signs and symptoms of stroke allows you to take quick action and possibly … Continue reading

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Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

Sleep is crucial for those seeking a healthy lifestyle. There are numerous consequences of not getting enough sleep, from high blood pressure to memory loss. Make sure to get at least seven hours of sleep every night to keep yourself … Continue reading

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