A Healthy Start to A Great School Year

As the new school year is upon us, children and parents can ready themselves for the challenge by addressing a number of health related issues. If your child is planning to participate in an athletic activity, a sports physical is a necessity. Occasionally a child may be identified with a condition which...

Houston Dermatology and Plastic Surgery

As the only practice in the area to combine dermatology and plastic surgery, Sugar Land Face and Body has grown to two conveniently located offices. Plastic surgeon and founder Dr. Eric Humble and dermatologist Dr. Filiberto Cedeno Laurent have joined forces and opened a new Katy location known as Houston...

Take Control of Hunger and Get Your Figure Back

You can control your hunger by becoming aware! Have you ever found yourself staring down at an empty bag of chips wandering how did that happen? No one consciously decides to sabotage their diet, but often times your intentions can be blinded by outside forces.  Weight loss is similar to Pavlov’s...

Women with Risk Factors for Heart Disease Need to Start a Prevention Plan Before Menopause

Women with risk factors for heart disease, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol and a family history, should start a dialogue with their primary care physician in their 40s so they can begin a prevention regimen that will keep them healthy. “Many people ignore the signs of heart disease in women...

Cancer Prevention at Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of Houston

Just as they say the eyes are the window to the soul, the mouth is a window to the rest of the body. Just by looking into a patient’s mouth, an oral surgeon can tell if the patient is drinking enough water, has significant reflux or has a history of bulimia. A few years ago, one of the surgeons at Oral and...

Five Tips for Men’s Health

On average, men are 25 percent less likely than women to have visited a health care provider in the last year, according to the U.S. Agency for Healthcare and Quality. They die, on average, five years earlier than women, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), men are 1-1/2...

2017 Fort Bend County Medical Society Board

The Fort Bend County Medical Society (FBMS) recently appointed Sapna Singh, MD as its board president and Asha Wurdeman, DO as secretary/treasurer for 2017. Dr. Singh is a board certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). She works at the Texas Children’s Pediatric clinic...

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