Tips for a Healthy – and Happy – Spring Break

Spring Break can be a time for students and their families to kick back, relax and unwind at home or on vacation. Physicians with the Memorial Hermann Medical Group hope everyone will keep safety in mind when planning their Spring Break activities. “The last thing you want to do is end up sick or injured [Continue Reading]

Tashika Varma

What’s Going Around in February?

If you’re seeing more people sniffling, sneezing and coughing these days, you’re not alone. We’ve asked physicians with the Memorial Hermann Medical Group (MHMG) to tell us what’s going around in their areas: Amanda Chan, M.D. — Memorial Hermann Medical Group Fannin Pediatrics Flu The current flu season has just started and we are seeing more [Continue Reading]

Tashika Varma

How to Manage Chronic Disease During a Hurricane or Tropical Storm

Houston, like many cities on the Gulf Coast, is prone to flooding and vulnerable to tropical weather such as hurricanes.  It’s easy to remember the impact of storms like Hurricane Ike in 2008 and Tropical Storm Allison in 2001. Storms such as these are capable of destroying homes, leaving people stranded, and forcing evacuation. Here [Continue Reading]