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Stomach Bug or Food Poisoning?

Do you know how to tell the difference between the stomach bug and food poisoning? Both have similar symptoms and are frustrating experiences, but there are differences between the two. The Facts on Food Poisoning One of the major differences between the stomach bug and food poisoning is that the stomach bug will occur one to two days after being …

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Heart-Healthy Thanksgiving Tips

With Halloween now behind us, Turkey Day is around the corner! As we gather loved ones together at our tables, it’s important to prioritize our health in the midst of all the busyness. By planning ahead, we can ensure that heart-healthy Thanksgiving decisions will lead to a Thanksgiving in Hurst, TX filled with warm memories for everyone. Portion Control Instead …

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Heart Attack Symptoms: What To Do When Chest Pain Strikes

Did you know that every 43 seconds someone in the United States has a heart attack? Heart attacks might be a common emergency, but they are serious and sometimes fatal. Knowing the heart attack symptoms and how to prepare for this emergency could save your life or the life of a loved one. Heart Attack Symptoms: What Are Some? Heart …

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Tips for Enjoying a Healthy Halloween in Hurst

Healthy Halloween Tips From Trusted ER – For kids and adults, Halloween is one of the most fun nights of the year in Hurst. Dressing up in costumes, trick-or-treating, and collecting candy – what else could make this day more fun? In the midst of all of the excitement, we want you to enjoy a safe Halloween! Here are some …

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Breast Cancer Detection: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

According to BreastCancer.org, “1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12.4%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.” This statistic might be chilling, but it is one that is important for understanding the facts: Early breast cancer detection increases your chances of survival. Checking your breasts regularly is one of the most important things you can do …

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Get A Flu Shot: Facts About Seasonal Flu Vaccine

Halloween is around the corner, and you’ve probably already started planning your kids’ Halloween costumes. But in the midst of your preparations, make sure you schedule another important date on your calendar: your flu vaccine. Vaccinating your family with a flu shot in Hurst will help keep them healthy during this year’s flu season. Why should I get a flu …

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Congrats to our 2018 Best Doctors!

We’re proud to announce that Dr. Harvey Castro and Dr. Jessica Hernandez have been voted as D Magazine’s Best Doctors for 2018! At Trusted ER – Hurst, our goal is to provide our patients with the highest level of care, and we want to congratulate Dr. Castro and Dr. Hernandez for their exceptional emergency care. While serving as the chief …

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When to Go To The Emergency Room To Seek Emergency Care

If you’re not sure when to go to the ER or when to seek emergency care, we’ve done the work for you – follow our list of guidelines to learn when your medical issue requires an emergency room visit. When To Go To The ER: An Emergency Room Visit Go to the emergency room immediately or call 911 if you …

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Healthy Living Tips for This Fall in Hurst

Goodbye long summer days and warm nights. Hello pumpkin spice and football and the State Fair of Texas. For many of us, fall feels like a fresh start. Even if we don’t have kids back in school, the cooler weather ushers in a renewed motivation for setting goals and evaluating priorities. As you set your intentions for the season, take …

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Preventing Football Injuries

Fall is synonymous with football season. In the Hurst – Euless – Bedford area, we love sitting around our televisions, cheering for the Cowboys and our favorite college and high school football teams, and watching our kids play in local leagues. While football is one of the most popular sports for us Texans, it also causes the highest number of …