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Blog Posts in February, 2015

World's Smallest Heart Pump Arrives at Harlingen Medical Center To Help Save Lives
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – Harlingen Medical Center (HMC), one of the leading heart hospitals in South Texas, has just acquired the world's smallest heart pump and is now offering renewed hope to critically ill patients who have suffered heart failure or ...

Small Heart Pump at Harlingen Medical Center Gives Patients the Support They Need to Live
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – He is feeling well and enjoying the company of his family today. But, up until late last week, Guadalupe Hernandez, 87, of Santa Rosa, was not doing, nor functioning, very well. The husband, father and grandfather was experiencing ...

Harlingen Medical Center Doc Talk Lecture: Abnormal Heart Rhythm
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – They can make you experience palpitations, fluttering, lightheadedness, chest pressure and shortness of breath, especially when you exert yourself such as when climbing a flight of stairs or walking up an incline. They may even ...

Harlingen Medical Center Observes National Heart Month With Free Medical Screenings and More
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – Did you know that it is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S.? Did you know that one in four deaths, each year, is caused by it? The deadly culprit is heart disease. But, there is good news. You can prevent ...

Harlingen Medical Center Doc Talk Lecture: Stroke Symptoms and Prevention
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – They can make you experience palpitations, fluttering, lightheadedness, chest pressure and shortness of breath, especially when you exert yourself such as when climbing a flight of stairs or walking up an incline. They may even ...

Harlingen Medical Center Doc Talk Lecture: How to Improve Health & Vitality in 2015
Feb 19, 2015

Harlingen – Do you ever feel physically "poorly?" Like you are not at your physical best? Perhaps if you could just get that physical boost to help you feel and perform at your maximum capacity? A Harlingen doctor is offering Rio ...

Harlingen Medical Center Receives Proclamation by City of Harlingen Mayor
Feb 19, 2015

By the Mayor of the City of Harlingen A Proclamation Whereas cardiovascular disease is a condition that claims the lives of millions of Americans, both male and female, each year without warning; and Whereas over one-half of the millions of Americans ...

Prime Healthcare and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan End Lawsuits And Agree to Work Together
Feb 10, 2015

Ontario, Calif., February 9, 2015 – Prime Healthcare Services, Inc. and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. announced today that they have agreed to dismiss their respective lawsuits against each other (Prime Healthcare Cases, Judicial Council ...