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The Inside Health Podcast

The Inside Health Podcast | The Potential Benefits of a COVID-19 Vaccine

May 12, 2020

In this episode of the Inside Health Podcast, Kevin Keys is joined by Dr. Kia Parsi, Chief Medical Officer for CHI St. Joseph Health, and Dr. Gabriel Neal, Director of Texas A&M Family Care. They discuss a potential vaccine for COVID-19 and how it could benefit the community and healthcare...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Inside Health Podcast
Staying Safe in Public: 5 COVID-19 Tips You Can't Miss

Staying Safe in Public: 5 COVID-19 Tips You Can't Miss

May 11, 2020

There are things we can all do to help contain the spread of COVID-19. If you plan on leaving your house, be sure to take these five essential pieces of advice with you. 1. Wear a Mask Many cases of the virus caused by COVID-19 are asymptomatic, so wearing a mask in public can prevent the spread of...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
3 Simple Ways to Celebrate Nurses Week

3 Simple Ways to Celebrate Nurses Week

May 08, 2020

Nurses Week is more important than ever this year. In honor of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, the World Health Organization has declared 2020 the International Year of the Nurse. And with so many of our brave healthcare professionals working tirelessly due to the strain...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Inside Health Podcast

The Inside Health Podcast | COVID-19 & Primary Care: Dr. Clint Cheng

May 07, 2020

In this episode of the Inside Health Podcast, Dr. Clint Cheng, a family medicine physician with CHI St. Joseph Health, joins host Kevin Keys. Together, they discuss how primary care offices are screening patients for potential signs of COVID-19, the CHI St. Joseph Health respiratory clinic,...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Inside Health Podcast
Show Us Your Big Texas Heart!

Show Us Your Big Texas Heart!

May 06, 2020

Staying home for this long is no picnic, but we’re able to stay safe thanks to the hard work and dedication of our community’s frontline workers. All the healthcare teams, EMS, police, rescue workers, firefighters, and others who are going into work each day to help us during the COVID-19 pandemic...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Inside Health Podcast

The Inside Health Podcast | COVID-19 & the Emergency Room: Dr. Paul Goen

May 04, 2020

In this episode of the Inside Health Podcast, host Kevin Keys sits down with Dr. Paul Goen, a board-certified emergency medicine physician, to discuss how COVID-19 has changed the way our doctors in the emergency room are seeing patients. They cover topics like how upper respiratory patients can...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Inside Health Podcast

The Importance Of Annual Physicals

Apr 24, 2020

The most important reason to have an annual physical is to catch health problems before they worsen and prevent future illness. Your physician will check your heart and blood pressure to see if you are at risk for cardiovascular problems or heart disease. Perhaps it is time for you to receive a...

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General Health & Wellness

5 Vaccination Myths Debunked

Apr 24, 2020

While receiving vaccinations is commonplace for many people, rumors about their negative side effects are equally common. However, most of these rumors are merely myths. Let’s set the record straight and debunk five common vaccination myths. Myth: Getting a flu shot can give you the flu. Fact: This...

General Health & Wellness

What You Need to Know About Recovering From COVID-19

Apr 24, 2020

As you probably know, there are currently more than 600,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. and an unknown number of Americans who have this illness who have not been diagnosed. While all non-essential workers are self-isolating at this time, those who have COVID-19 are taking even stricter...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What Happens When a Person Gets COVID-19?

Apr 23, 2020

This blog was originally published on April 23rd. Because the situation surrounding COVID-19 is constantly evolving, some information may not be up to date. Stay informed by following information from your local officials and by visiting the CDC website. At this point, you know that COVID-19 is a...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)