Simple Ways to Help You Protect Yourself Against Skin Cancer: Free Skin Cancer Screening

With more than three million people diagnosed every year, skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. It’s also one of the most treatable cancers when diagnosed early and largely preventable if you avoid the harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun and tanning beds. “These rays can...

Drive-Thru Cancer Survivors Day Celebration Honors Survivors at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital hosted its first-ever Drive-Thru Cancer Survivors Day Celebration on Friday, June 5th. The sunflower-themed event, titled “Rise Up & Shine,” took the place of the annual large gathering due to the COVID-19 pandemic, yet still offered a chance to honor survivors...

What is Regenerative Medicine?

Regenerative medicine is a new nonsurgical treatment available for chronic heel pain, plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinitis.  It is an injection of amniotic fluid and cells obtained from the innermost layer of the placenta of donors from full term pregnancies. When injected, the amniotic fluid, cells...

The Benefits of Going to a Prosthodontist

Do you often feel self-conscious about your smile? Do you have to cover your mouth when you talk? A healthy smile is among the top aspects of a person’s appearance that impacts self-esteem. If you are unhappy about the “look” of your smile, you should consult a Prosthodontist. But what is a...

An Emergency Is Still an Emergency – Even During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Right now, we’re all staying home as much as possible. But, emergencies are still emergencies – even during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. If you’re experiencing concerning symptoms that require immediate medical attention, don’t let your fear of catching COVID-19 keep you from heading to the...

Dr. Shel Wellness and Aesthetic Center

Dr. Shel Wellness and Aesthetic Center is a unique integrative wellness center that combines state-of-the-art aesthetic technology and services to a holistic approach to inner wellness, balance and vitality. Owner and Medical Director, Dr. Shelena Lalji, commonly referred to as “Dr. Shel,” has served the...

Pregnancy and the Heart: Is Your Heart at Risk?

Heart disease remains the number one killer of women in the United States. But did you know that complications in pregnancy can be contributing to your risk of heart disease? The American College of Cardiology (ACC) published prevention guidelines in 2019 that identified specific conditions which are...

The Benefits of Going to a Prosthodontist

Do you often feel self-conscious about your smile? Do you have to cover your mouth when you talk? A healthy smile is among the top aspects of a person’s appearance that impacts self-esteem. If you are unhappy about the “look” of your smile, you should consult a Prosthodontist. But what is a...

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