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The Link Between Obesity And Diabetes

Obesity is at an all-time high in the United States, and so is Type 2 diabetes. Here’s a look at the link between obesity and diabetes, your risk, and what you can do to prevent, or at least manage, this chronic — and potentially deadly — condition.

Jul 12th, 2019
Heart Disease in Women: Facts and Myths

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the US, and although it impacts both men and women at an alarming rate, women experience heart disease much differently than men. Find out the facts and the myths surrounding heart disease in women.

Jun 14th, 2019
Know When Your Sprain Warrants A Trip To Urgent Care

When you injure a joint, it can be difficult to tell if urgent care is necessary, whether treatment can wait for your primary care provider, or if you need medical care at all. Follow these tips to ensure prompt attention and a thorough recovery.

May 14th, 2019
3 Natural Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Do you have high blood pressure? Controlling it might be easier than you think. Discover how increasing your activity, controlling your weight, and relieving stress levels can lower your blood pressure.

Mar 29th, 2019
4 Steps to Becoming Your Healthiest You

It’s a new month, but according to the astronomical calendar, spring won’t arrive until March 20. So ladies, while it is still winter, you might as well begin organizing your spring now. At Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston, we suggest star

Mar 29th, 2019
Come to Medinet to Stay Out of the Hospital

At Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston, we are very aware that going to the doctor is not high on the list of fun things to do. But it should be at the top of the list of things we must do. Receiving a health check is a very important part of y

Mar 29th, 2019
Receive Your Well Woman’s Exam at Houston’s Medinet

Children want their mothers healthy. Husbands want their wives healthy. Brothers want their sisters healthy. Parents want their daughters healthy. And girlfriends want their girlfriend healthy. We all want to be healthy. For women, our Medinet Well Woman’s

Mar 28th, 2019
65+: Staying Healthy with Medinet in Houston

Illnesses and diseases seem to be in the news quite often. The threat of the flu, injuries from physical activity, and health issues that arise from being sexual active with numerous partners, are common health issues that younger people seem to focus on.

Feb 19th, 2019
Complete Your Immigration Exam At Medinet

We know that the process towards a green card or citizenship can be hard work. However, our Houston medical clinic is here to make it a little easier. An immigration exam is for anyone working towards a green card or U.S. citizenship. These exams are perfo

Feb 13th, 2019
Food Allergies Could Be Keeping You From Your Goals

You may have heard of a variety of fad diets that have become extremely popular recently. From ketogenic diets, to paleo diets, to whole30, there always seems to be a new “right” way to eat. It is hard to know what will actually benefit your health. If you

Feb 5th, 2019
Annual Exams Can Help You Stay Healthy In 2019

We are through the hectic holiday season, and people everywhere are starting work on their new year’s resolutions. If one of your resolutions is to prioritize your health, annual exams at Medinet can help. If your health isn’t one of your resolutions, it s

Jan 15th, 2019
Get Ahead Of Houston’s Allergy Season At Medinet

In many states across the U.S. winter is a welcome break for allergy sufferers everywhere. While it may bring cold weather, it also signals a stop to the pollens that normally fill the air. However, as many Houston residents know, this isn’t always the cas

Jan 15th, 2019
Houston, Schedule Your Annual Exam Today

The holiday season is a busy time for families across Houston. The last thing you need this holiday is to get sick. Missing work or precious time with family can be often be prevented with a visit to our Houston medical clinic. Scheduling your annual exam

Dec 29th, 2018
Your Medical Benefits Expire Soon: Use Them Or Lose Them

It’s that time of year again. If you have remaining medical benefits, schedule an appointment with our family care clinic right away. Otherwise, you lose them forever. If you have reached your deductible for the year, and still have benefits available, the

Dec 29th, 2018
Houston – It’s Not Too Late To Get Your Flu Shots!

We do everything we can during the holiday season to keep our families healthy. Spending the holidays in bed with the flu is the last thing anyone wants. Missing work or school, and losing out on quality time with family is the worst, especially this time

Dec 29th, 2018
Houston – Use Your Medical Benefits NOW!

With 2019 just around the corner (literally, it’s next week!) it is crunch time to utilize your medical benefits before you lose them on January 1. That means if you have any medical treatments or concerns, now is the time to schedule an appointment. We on

Dec 29th, 2018
Why Do We Do Annual Health Exams For Kids?

At Medinet Family Care Clinic, we know how important it is to keep your kids healthy and in school all year. That is why we encourage all our patients to bring their children in for annual health exams, even if they are very healthy. Starting annual health

Nov 29th, 2018
Houston, It’s Not Too Late To Get A Flu Shot

November brings cooler weather to Houston every year, and with it, the height of flu season. With the season in full swing, if you have yet to get a flu shot yet there is no time to waste. While October is still the best time of year to receive your annual

Nov 29th, 2018
Avoid Days Off Work And School An Annual Flu Shot

November is well under way and you may have noticed your friends and coworkers missing from the office. If the people around you are getting sick, you are at risk for getting sick too. The flu virus is highly contagious. It is present in the body for sever

Nov 29th, 2018
Annual Exams For Families At Our Houston Medical Clinic

Houston, are you keeping up with your health? Many families have difficulty making the time to keep up with their health and their children’s health. Between school, work, and activities, finding time to visit the doctor can seem impossible. At our Houston

Nov 29th, 2018
Houston! Are You Ready for Flu Season?

Fall is scheduled to begin on September 22. But Houston weather never cares about the schedule of the seasons. We are witness to that every year because it always feels like summer. As much as Houston doesn’t care about annual seasons...

Sep 21st, 2018
Annual Exams for Better Health and Prevention

Those of us in good health want to stay that way. Those of us in bad health want to be like those in good health. At Medinet Family Care Clinic, we can help both groups of people...

Sep 20th, 2018
During Your Annual Health Exam, Get Your Flu Shot

An annual health exam is extremely important, especially after reaching 50 years old. One of the most important aspects of receiving an annual exam is checking to make certain your immune system is strong.

Aug 20th, 2018
Flu Shots at Medinet! Just $28 for Non-Insurance Patients.

Fall is here (official start is actually Sept. 22)! As the cooler weather starts coming in, unfortunately, so does the flu bug. Our physicians at Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston recommend that you receive your flu shot soon...

Aug 20th, 2018
Health Annual Exams at Our Houston Clinic

Annual exams are used to make certain that your health is in good working order, and if it is not, then the exam is designed to find those ailments so they can be addressed.

Aug 20th, 2018
Football Season Is Here! Is Your Child Healthy Enough?

The high school football season has arrived. Kids are starting to practice in the heat for summer drills, but is your child ready for the demands of football season? For any student to play sports or be involved in extracurricular activities, they must...

Aug 20th, 2018
Get Your Kids’ Sports Physical at Our Medical Clinic

The school year will be starting up again, which means students will be preparing for their sports programs. Whether your child is playing football, basketball, volleyball, soccer, or any other sports activity, they will need to undergo a sports physical..

Aug 20th, 2018
The Importance of Annual Health Exams

Keeping you and your family healthy is the primary objective at Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston. The best way to ensure you are healthy for the future is by checking your current health status.

Jul 20th, 2018
This July Come Get Your Annual Health Exam

After reaching a certain age, preventative health examinations become more and more important. Once you pass the age of 40, health exams should be done on a more consistent basis, and especially once you reach retirement age. At Medinet Family Care Clinic

Jul 20th, 2018
Keeping You and Your Family Healthy This Summer

Summer is the time for having fun with friends and family. Staying healthy helps ensure you and your family make the most of this fun time of year. At Medinet Family Care Clinic, our medical staff is here to help keep you healthy or help get you back...

Jun 21st, 2018
Discover Your Allergies and Get the Most Out of Summer

Just about all of us have an allergy of some kind, whether that is to pollen or some kind of food. At Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston, our highly trained and experienced physicians know how to pinpoint allergies so you can fend them off...

Jun 20th, 2018
Green Card or Citizenship? Our Houston Medical Clinic Can Help

According to a Pew Research study, approximately 1 million immigrants are issued a green card every year. Slightly more than half of those are current residents. If you or someone you know is seeking to receive or renew their green card status, then our me

Jun 20th, 2018
End Your Spring By Defeating Your Allergies

If you are still struggling through the pollen of spring, then it is time to come to Medinet Family Care Clinic to address your allergies. Our southwest Houston medical clinic can uncover the reason or reasons why you are struggling with allergies and...

Jun 20th, 2018
Overcoming Allergies Through Allergy Therapy

Do you or a loved one suffer from allergies, whether from pollen or food? If so, Medinet Family Care Clinic can help you overcome those allergic reactions through allergy therapy. Our trained and experienced Houston physicians will evaluate your condition

Jun 20th, 2018
Manage Your Health at Our Houston Medical Clinic

Medinet Family Care Clinic provides Houston patients with excellent medical care ranging from allergy tests to health exams to the treatment of acute and chronic medical conditions. Our health clinic helps patients manage and treat their health...

May 20th, 2018
Summer Immigration Exam? Come to Medinet

What does this summer hold for you? Are you preparing for your immigration exam for citizenship or a green card? Then you’ll need to complete your health examination. At our southeast Houston medical clinic, we can provide you with your health...

May 20th, 2018
Going on Vacation? Get Your Health Check Now

What are your plans for this summer? Going on vacation? If so, you should consider coming to Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston. Summer vacation should be spent sightseeing, laughing, and having a great and relaxed time with family or friends.

May 20th, 2018
Health Exams and Allergy Tests at Medinet

Managing your health is daily routine, or at least it should be. Diet and exercise are daily functions that result in longer and healthier lives. At Medinet Family Care Clinic in southwest Houston, our medical staff care greatly about the health of our...

Apr 21st, 2018
Don’t Let Houston Allergies Ruin Your Spring

If you’ve been sneezing, suffering from watery eyes and an itchy throat, then put a stop to it. You should come in to our medical clinic in southwest Houston. We have patients visit our medical office all the time to undergo allergy testing...

Apr 20th, 2018
Study Recommends Peanut Introduction to New Babies

Pregnant women and parents of newborn babies have been urged to introduce their babies to peanuts early on. The peanut introduction has been recommended to begin somewhere between 4 and 6 months of the child’s life..

Apr 20th, 2018
Are You Ready for Your Citizenship Exam?

Texas is known for immigrants working toward either their green card status or outright citizenship. At Medinet, we care deeply about the status of our patients, which is why we work so hard to make certain all of our patients who are working...

Mar 22nd, 2018
Stop Your Kids’ Allergies Before Spring Break

Spring break starts in a few days, which means your kids will have the whole week to take it easy or go on a little trip. Before they head out or stay home, get their allergies treated at our southwest Houston medical clinic so they can enjoy...

Mar 21st, 2018
Defeat Your Houston Allergies

Allergies can cause real problems in daily life, and for many in Houston, they aren’t even certain of what they are allergic to. At Medinet Family Care Clinic, we encounter patients all the time who suffer from allergies that can easily be avoided...

Mar 21st, 2018
Our Houston Clinic Ensures Your Health

Once we reach a certain age, we need to make certain that our health is working for us and not against us. At Medinet Family Care Clinic, we highly recommend that you don’t leave your health up to chance. Our health examinations make certain that you...

Mar 20th, 2018
Complete Your Houston Immigration Exam This Spring

Are you in the process of pursuing your green card or your American citizenship? There are various steps necessary to achieving these. One of those very important steps is completing and passing the immigration exam for health.

Mar 20th, 2018
Allergy Alert: The Yellow Pollen Is Everywhere!

Just in case you didn’t notice how badly your car needs a wash, there is yellow pollen everywhere, and most of us notice it on our vehicles. The yellow pollen wafting through the air is the cause of many of allergic reactions and can tend to drive many...

Mar 20th, 2018
Get Your Immigration Exam Done Today

Are you preparing to receive your green card or citizenship? If so, then you need to make sure you complete your immigration exam. Our medical clinic in southwest Houston provides immigration exams for many immigrants in the Greater Houston area...

Mar 20th, 2018
How to Work Around Food Allergies

If you notice that you get rashes or have swelling when eating certain foods, then you definitely have a food allergy. Our southwest Houston medical clinic is here to help you discover what your food allergies are so that you can live a healthy life...

Feb 22nd, 2018
Ah-choo! Allergy Season in Houston Is Here

The beginning of the year brings with it the beginning of allergy season. Houstonians will soon be hit with sneezing, itchy and watery eyes, and the onslaught of a pretty miserable time...

Feb 10th, 2018
This Houston Allergy Season, Stop the Sneezing

The pollen has already started to erupt into a frenzy causing many of us to clamor for the local pharmacies. If you have started experiencing itchy and watery eyes, an itchy throat, and constant sneezing this allergy season, then you need to schedule...

Jan 23rd, 2018
Find Out What Foods Your Kids Are Allergic To

Did you know there are approximately 170 different food items that have been reported to cause allergic reactions? The more common foods are eggs, fish, gluten/wheat, milk, certain nuts (like peanuts and tree nuts), soy, and crustacean shellfish...

Jan 20th, 2018