Quick Snips

Could Getting Your Flu Shot Help You Avoid a Silent Killer?

By: David A. Bull, MD | February 20, 2019

It's never too late to get your flu shot. Along with protecting yourself and others from infection, did you know that getting vaccinated could help you avoid a silent killer? Although the connection isn't fully understood yet, research has uncovered a pattern between flu and aortic aneurysm.

Read More

A Journey in Choice: Beth Cain's Story

By: Maddie Russo | February 5, 2019

What started as a routine screening for Denton, Tex.-native Beth Cain quickly became cause for concern when Beth’s doctor noticed some suspicious spots on her mammogram. After a biopsy procedure, it was confirmed: Beth had breast cancer. Or, invasive lobular carcinoma to be exact.

Read More

A Scare in Guatemala: Amanda’s Story

By: Maddie Russo | January 4, 2019

Amanda Zeagler had no idea her life would be upended when she embarked on a medical mission trip to a remote region of Guatemala. A nursing student at Northern Arizona University, Amanda traveled to Guatemala with the organization Nursing Heart Inc. to provide care to the underserved and further explore her passion for nursing.

Read More

Pages