Health News Magazine Winter 2018

Health News Magazine Winter 2018

Health News from Doctors Hospital of Laredo 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:
Elizabeth Ortiz
Winter 2018

"Everything has improved after surgery."

Before having weight-loss surgery last March at Doctors Hospital of Laredo, Elizabeth Ortiz wore a size 26. Now she is a size 16, and she’s continuing to lose weight.
Rosalinda Gonzalez's A+ recovery with outpatient therapy
Winter 2018

Rosalinda Gonzalez's A+ recovery with outpatient therapy

Walking, bending down and staying active with her young students are part of Rosalinda Gonzalez’s everyday life as a teacher and director of Los Pepitos Schoolhouse in Laredo.
Ask the doctor: Coping with winter colds, flu and allergies
Winter 2018

Ask the doctor: Coping with winter colds, flu and allergies

It’s important to recognize that winter is a time of increased viral as well as bacterial respiratory infections, says allergist and immunologist Jane Unzeitig, MD.