For Monday’s Eclipse, Be Wise and Protect Your Eyes!

Around 1:15 p.m. on Monday, August 21, millions of Americans will be stepping outside and looking towards the sky. Not due to a bird, plane or superhero, but rather, a rare total solar eclipse that will have eyes pointed skyward. Despite the path of totality not falling across Houston, most Houstonians should still be able [Continue Reading]

Postpartum Depression & Anxiety: One Woman’s Story

Lizeth Martinez loved her life.  She was happily married to her high school sweetheart and had never experienced depression of any kind, that is until after the birth of her son when she was diagnosed with postpartum depression (PPD) and postpartum anxiety (PPA).  This is her story in her own words. I feel as if [Continue Reading]

Innovative Carpal Tunnel Treatment Sends This Teacher Back to School Pain-free

When it comes to being a second grade teacher, working with your hands is part of the job. But for Leticia Ocaña, everyday activities began causing her pain, numbness and tingling. “My hand would begin to feel numb as I wrote on the board. I couldn’t hold things for long periods of time without experiencing [Continue Reading]

TIRR Memorial Hermann Ranks No. 2 in the Nation for Top Rehabilitation Hospital

For the third year in a row, TIRR Memorial Hermann ranks No. 2 in the nation for top rehabilitation hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospital rankings for 2017-2018. TIRR Memorial Hermann has been included in the prestigious rankings since the report’s inception 28 years ago. The physicians, nurses, therapists and caregivers [Continue Reading]