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autism

AUTISM

AUTISM Having its onset in early childhood, usually before the age of 3 years, autism spectrum disorders (ASD), or autism, is a common brain disorder that af...

Thriving During and After Cancer Treatment

Being declared cancer-free is something to celebrate. But for many patients, that milestone comes with a mix of emotions – joy, anger, relief, sadness, confusion, and even guilt. Transitioning from patient to survivor is not a destination. Rather, it is the beginning of a new normal. By Guillermo Lazo, MD
Big plans for a heart-healthy Valley

Big Plans for a Heart-Healthy Valley

Big Plans for a Heart-Healthy Valley With the addition last year of a second full-time Rio Grande Valley pediatric cardiologist, the Driscoll Health System – Pediatric Cardiology clinic, located at Driscoll Children’s Medical Plaza-McAllen, has big plans to help improve the quality of life for the children and parents of the Rio Grande Valley.