• Heart Disease and the Risks We Take

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women worldwide. Each year 620,000 Americans die of heart disease, about 1 in 4 of all causes of death. This is greater than all cancers combined (590,000), chronic lower respiratory disease (150,000), and accidents (140,000). It is called a silent killer, since for

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  • Ways to Treat Your Child’s Sunburn

    It’s important that parents monitor their kids’ outdoor activities during such excruciatingly warm summer days. And although a sunburn in Texas seems kind of inevitable at times, it is still important to take proper precaution when dealing with hot temperatures and conditions outside.  But even when we do our best at preventing sunburns, there are still

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  • 6 Reasons People Neglect Mental Health

    6 Reasons People Neglect Mental Health

    May is National Mental Health Awareness Month in America, and we want to start something here at Trophy Club Family Medicine. Negative stereotypes about mental health are still creating stigmas and preventing people from opening up about their symptoms. So, let’s start talking! What is Keeping Mental Health a Secret? Let’s go through six common

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  • Don’t Forget That Sports Physical

    A sports physical also known as pre-participation physical is an exam usually performed yearly to participate in school related sports. This is required by most states and is to be completed prior to beginning a new season of competition. The purpose of this exam is to determine if you are healthy and will be safe

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