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It Takes Team Work to Bring a Man Back to Life

By Meredith Whittemore Raymound Manuel believes he’s alive today based on one thing: team work.  The 57-year-old had gone in for a stress test at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center in September 2018, but one he completed it, things took a sharp turn. “I remember saying ‘I don’t feel good’ and then I passed [Continue Reading]

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The 90th Birthday That Almost Wasn’t

By Meredith Whittemore Virgie Davis smiled as her family presented her 90th birthday cake – a vanilla cake with purple roses, her favorite color and her favorite flower. It was an especially poignant celebration because just a few months ago, her family worried the family matriarch might not make her milestone birthday. “It started off [Continue Reading]

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Finding a “New Normal” After A Widowmaker

By Meredith Whittemore Maria Adames will never remember a two-and-a-half-week period in the summer of 2018, but it’s a time her family will never forget. “I’d been feeling tired and then I was sick for several days before my husband took me to the emergency room at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital. I remember some [Continue Reading]

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Measles is Highly Contagious. Here’s How to Protect Your Family

By Rhiannon Collette On the heels of an announcement this week that measles cases have been identified in the Greater Houston region, many parents are wondering what they can do to best protect their children, especially those too young to have been fully vaccinated yet. While measles is a highly contagious disease that is easily [Continue Reading]

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