Child Advocates of Fort Bend and Partners Celebrate National Adoption Day

Child Advocates of Fort Bend is celebrating and supporting the many families in our community who have welcomed a child into their home through adoption during November National Adoption Month. “At Child Advocates of Fort Bend we want every child who has experienced abuse to be able to recover and heal and have a happy and stable family life,” stated Ruthanne Mefford, CEO of Child Advocates of Fort Bend. It’s always encouraging when we see […]

Standing Tall: Building a Fashion Line for the Vertically Gifted

Explore the challenges and triumphs of catering to tall individuals, blending style and comfort in a market often overlooked by the mainstream fashion industry. Are you tired of shopping and not finding clothes that fit you just right? You’re not alone. Being tall comes with its own set of challenges, especially when it comes to finding clothing that fits well and looks good. In this article, we will explore the process of building a fashion […]

What Role Do Nurses Play In Community Health Promotion

The World Health Organisation defines Health Promotion as “the process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve their health.” and when stated in those terms it seems obvious that a major factor in successful health promotion is having experts and medical practitioners engaging with their community. Nurses are a key cornerstone to many of our medical services, vital in patient care and management with incredibly wide knowledge bases at their disposal. With […]

Not Just Your Regular Holiday Blues – Diabetes and Depression Often Seen Together

By Sarah Khan, M.D., Endocrinology, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic – Katy As the holidays approach, and the season’s expectations and demands draw near, it is not uncommon for some, especially older adults, to catch a case of the “holiday blues.” But it’s important to know when it’s more than just the “blues” and how other conditions, like diabetes, may be linked with depression.[1] November is National Diabetes Awareness month, an ideal opportunity to learn how diabetes and […]

HCC Dental Assisting student from Katy awarded $10,000 scholarship 

HOUSTON (Nov. 9, 2023) – Maren Jensen of Katy has been named the winner of the national Dr. Alexanderia K. Lane Memorial Scholarship. The Dental Hygiene student at Houston Community College (HCC) – Coleman College for Health Sciences will receive $10,000 to help fund her education. The scholarship is in memory of Alexanderia K. Lane, D.D.S, a respected Houston dentist and beloved community servant, to continue Lane’s legacy of assisting families in financial need and […]

Safe Dining Makes for a Happier and Healthier Holiday Season

Don’t Let Food Poisoning Spoil Your Family Time HOUSTON – As the holiday season approaches, Harris County Public Health would like to remind families that foodborne illnesses can spoil any occasion. Holiday traditions revolve around family time and delicious meals. Still, it’s essential to be aware of food safety to prevent foodborne illnesses that can ruin festivities. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that foodborne illness affects 48 million (or 1 out of every 6) […]

Emergency Furnace Repairs: What to Do When Your Heat Goes Out

As the colder seasons set in, the reliability of your home’s furnace becomes paramount in ensuring a warm and comfortable living space. However, when faced with unexpected furnace malfunctions, having a go-to resource for guidance and professional assistance becomes crucial. In this guide, we will explore essential tips and strategies for furnace repair, providing you with the knowledge to address common issues and, when needed, connect with reliable professionals. Whether you’re dealing with a sudden […]

How to Deepen the Physical Intimacy in Your Relationship

Physical intimacy, more than just a physical connection, is a profound, integral part of a romantic relationship that fosters a deep emotional bond between partners. It is a vital conduit for expressing love, affection, and a sense of belonging. However, cultivating and deepening this intimacy often presents unique challenges. This guide will explore practical and effective strategies to enhance the physical intimacy in your relationship, fostering a stronger, more satisfying bond between you and your […]

Unleashing Style and Safety: A Guide to Customizable Dirt Bike Helmets

In the world of off-road adventures, safety, and style converge in the form of customizable dirt bike helmets. At custom dirt bike helmets, we understand the thrill-seekers’ need for protective gear that doesn’t compromise personal expression. The Intersection of Safety and Style Dirt biking isn’t just a sport; it’s a lifestyle. Our customizable helmets blend cutting-edge safety technology with a canvas for riders to showcase their unique personality. From sleek graphics to vibrant colors, find […]

Unveiling the Radiant Connection: Diet’s Impact on Skin Health

In the quest for flawless skin, many embark on a journey involving various skincare routines, but what if we told you that the secret to a glowing complexion lies not just in topical treatments but also in the very essence of what you consume? Welcome to a paradigm shift where we explore the profound connection between diet and skin health. The Nutritional Symphony for Skin Radiance Nutrient-Packed Powerhouses Our skin, the largest organ, craves a […]