At the Doctors Hospital Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.

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NICU Team Acts Fast During All-Important First Hour of Life

May 12, 2020

The last thing mom-to-be Velma Saenz expected was to go into labor at just 26 weeks. Expectant mother Miroslaba Perez was just as surprised when her water broke at only 25 weeks.

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Ask The Doctor: Is Sports Medicine Just For Pro Athletes?

May 11, 2020

Sports Medicine Physician Armando Gonzalez, MD, answers frequently asked questions about sports medicine, including how even non-athletes can benefit.

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A “Bite by Bite” Guide to Eating Right

May 6, 2020

Blanca Villarreal, RD, LD, Bariatric Coordinator and Registered Dietitian at the Weight Loss and Wellness Center at Doctors Hospital, shares valuable insights.

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Laredo Community Rallies Around Our #Healthcareheroes

April 27, 2020

From food to face masks to words of encouragement, those on the frontlines have been buoyed by overwhelming acts of generosity.

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