Stay Hydrated This Summer

By NutexMarketing | July 9, 2020

When you think of a Texas summer, things like pool days, water sports, and barbeques probably come to mind. But these hot days in the sun and long nights outdoors can deplete our bodies of fluids and nutrients. Dehydration is one of the most common reasons for an ER visit during summertime. After all, the…

Migraine and Headache Awareness Month

By NutexMarketing | June 22, 2020

June is National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month, which brings up the relevant question—what’s the difference between the two? One common misconception is that migraines are just bad headaches, but if you have ever experienced a migraine, you know that’s not true. This Venn diagram explains their most significant differences: Headache disorders affect approximately 50%…

Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

By NutexMarketing | May 19, 2020

In 1984, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declared May to be “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.” Because May is the peak season for allergies and asthma, it’s the perfect month to educate others on the condition that affects more than 60 million Americans. Symptoms Asthma is a condition in which a…

Getting Medical Help Amid the Pandemic

By NutexMarketing | April 14, 2020

You can’t turn on your TV or get on the internet without seeing a story on COVID-19 right now. With the topic receiving so much news coverage, it can be overwhelming to filter through the information. That’s why we’ve broken down the important information given by the CDC, on what to do if you think…

Brain Awareness Week

By NutexMarketing | March 13, 2020

March 16-22 is the 25th annual Brain Awareness Week, a global education initiative to raise awareness for brain health and science. During last year’s campaign alone, more than 2,500 events were held in 45 states and 50 countries around the world! This brain awareness week, we’re spreading the word about the importance of protecting your…

Eating Disorder Awareness Month

By NutexMarketing | February 21, 2020

The last week of February is National Eating Disorder Awareness Month, an opportunity to discuss the disorder 30 million Americans are living with. With photoshop, social media, and the pressures to be “perfect,” teens and young adults often struggle with body image issues and develop dangerous habits as a result. Unhealthy eating patterns can cause…

Drugs and Alcohol Awareness

By NutexMarketing | January 28, 2020

It seems like every month, more and more news stories come out about public figures accidentally overdosing and college-aged kids dying from alcohol poisoning. Shockingly, more people died in 2015 from drug overdoses than car accidents, and almost 88,000 people died that same year from alcohol-related causes. With these rates being the highest in America’s…

Good hygiene? Let’s Shake on It

By NutexMarketing | December 11, 2019

Among the many things December is known for, it’s also dedicated to spreading awareness about the importance of proper handwashing. Think your hands are clean? On average, you come in contact with around 300 surfaces every 30 minutes, which exposes you to approximately 840,000 germs! And although 71 percent of people claim to have good…

Get the Facts About the Flu

By NutexMarketing | November 14, 2019

Although influenza viruses are detected year-round in the United States, there’s a defined peak in cases from November to February. In honor of flu season approaching, we’re clearing up the most common misconceptions about the flu and the flu shot. Together, we can all do our part to keep the Wylie community healthy this winter!…

Breathe Easy Knowing Your Respiratory System is in Good Health

By NutexMarketing | October 16, 2019

We’ve all been there—you’re sick with a stuffy nose, cough, and sore throat, when you realize you have been taking your ability to breath for granted. Sometimes we forget how important our respiratory system is until it’s not functioning properly. Just as you take care of your bones, joints, and muscles, the internal systems in…