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Understanding and Responding to Stroke: The FAST Approach

Strokes can be life-threatening and cause significant, lasting disabilities. However, prompt recognition and treatment can drastically improve outcomes. Dr. Jeremy Kenter, D.O., Chief Medical Officer at Ally Medical Emergency Room, will delve into the signs of a stroke, emphasize the importance of quick action, and discuss preventative strategies to reduce…
Mikhelia Williams
April 18, 2024
RSV, Flu, and COVID: The tripledemic
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Flu, COVID, and RSV

As people spend more time indoors during cold and rainy weather, illness spreads faster, and respiratory viruses are more prevalent. According to Texas Department of State Health Services data, over 100,000 people likely had flu/RSV, and 822,474 likely had COVID-19 during the 2022/2023 respiratory illness season. These months are approaching…
allymedical
October 16, 2023
Summer safety: Sunburns and Drowning
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Summer Safety: Sunburns and Drowning

During the summer, many enjoy spending time outside soaking in the sun and relaxing near water. However, accidents can happen, and the dangers are real—taking precautions to help prevent these accidents and ensure a fun, enjoyable, and safe summer is essential. Don't hesitate to seek medical attention if you or…
allymedical
June 28, 2023
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Summer Safety: Heat Safety and Dehydration

The summer is a great time to get outside and enjoy the warm weather, but it’s important to keep safety in mind. With high temperatures and harsh sunlight, taking precautions can help prevent accidents and ensure a fun, enjoyable, and safe summer. Don't hesitate to seek medical attention if you…
allymedical
June 14, 2023
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Central Texas Snake Bites

Central Texas is known for being a snake hotspot with 113 species and subspecies of snakes calling Texas home. According to Texas Parks and Wildlife, 95% of snake bites occur between April and October. As we move into snake season, it’s important to learn how to identify venomous snakes, how…
allymedical
April 13, 2023