Oct 30
Are Upper Respiratory Infections Contagious?

Are Upper Respiratory Infections Contagious? Upper respiratory infections (URIs) are among the most common viral illnesses in the United States, with children experiencing around seven per year and adults around three. While many of these infections resolve independently, they can…Read More

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Posted in: Respiratory Health
Oct 19
Menopause and Joint Pain

Menopause and Joint Pain Menopause is a significant milestone in every woman’s life, ushering in profound changes. While most of us brace ourselves for the expected hot flashes and occasional mood swings, joint pain often remains in the shadows. At…Read More

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Posted in: Women's Health
Oct 13
Why Does My Stomach Hurt When I Wake Up?

Why Does My Stomach Hurt When I Wake Up? Starting your day off with stomach pain can leave you not only uncomfortable but confused. If you’ve wondered, “Why does my stomach hurt when I wake up early?” you may have…Read More

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Posted in: Gastroenterology
Oct 06
How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat and Clogged Ears

How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat and Clogged Ears Having a sore throat and clogged ears simultaneously usually means you have a specific illness or condition, such as the common cold. Uncovering the root cause of these symptoms…Read More

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Posted in: Allergies, Flu Treatment
Sep 29
Does Aspirin Lower Blood Pressure?

Does Aspirin Lower Blood Pressure? Reducing the risk of blood clots, heart attack, and stroke are common reasons people take aspirin daily, but does aspirin lower blood pressure as well? Understanding exactly how aspirin works can help you determine whether…Read More

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Sep 29
Dr. Jason Varghese | Spotlight Article

Dr. Jason Varghese Spotlight Article Jason Varghese, MD, is a Board-Certified Family Medicine doctor who treats patients of all ages, from newborn babies to 90+ years old. He comes to Healthcare Associates of Texas with a wealth of knowledge and…Read More

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Sep 29
Dr. John Andrew Martin | Spotlight Article

Dr. John Andrew Martin Spotlight Article Dr. John Andrew Martin is a board-certified family medicine physician who graduated from the University of Texas Medical School in 1996. He chose to specialize in primary care because he wanted to treat the…Read More

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Posted in: Spotlight Articles
Sep 29
Chasareth Thompson, PA-C | Spotlight Article

Chasareth “Chazi” Thompson is a dedicated primary care provider who works hard to make her community healthier. With a desire to build relationships with her patients and ensure they receive the best care possible, Thompson found her calling in primary…Read More

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Posted in: Spotlight Articles
Sep 29
Dr. Atiq Budhani | Spotlight Article

Dr. Atiq Budhani Provider Spotlight Article Dr. Atiq Budhani is a primary care doctor who works with Healthcare Associates of Texas in Irving. As a family medicine practitioner, he cares for patients of all ages and is passionate about involving…Read More

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Posted in: Spotlight Articles
Sep 19
How to Relieve Body Aches When Sick

How to Relieve Body Aches When Sick Amongst other viral symptoms, you may have noticed uncomfortable body aches when sick with the flu or other illnesses. Alongside a fever, uncomfortable body aches can leave you feeling even weaker as your…Read More

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