• Should You Get the HPV Vaccine?
    It’s important to protect yourself from STDs in any way that you can, and luckily, there’s a vaccine that can protect you against one of the most common diseases, which Read more
  • Treatment of Chronic Disease
    Having a primary care doctor that you trust is key to helping you manage chronic illnesses. Here at Rios Healthcare Associates, our Houston, TX, board-certified doctors Dr. Tomas Rios and Dr. Read more
  • The Importance of an Annual Exam
    When was the last time you visited the doctor for your annual wellness check? Annual checkups aren’t just for kids and teens. In fact, adults can also benefit from visiting their Read more
  • When Should You Get a Prostate Exam?
    Prostate cancer affects about one out of every ten adult males in the U.S., according to the American Cancer Society. Cancer is always easiest to treat when its caught early. Read more
  • Protect Yourself from Heart Disease
    Here are some simple strategies to reduce your risk of heart disease. Do you have a family member with heart disease? Are you concerned about your current health? Many people Read more
  • Stress and the Long-Term Effects on the Body
    At Rios Healthcare Associates in Houston, TX, our dedicated team prioritizes your physical health and emotional well-being. Part of preventive care is understanding the stresses which impact our patients, the Read more
  • Preparing for Flu Season
    The onset of the fall and winter months in the U.S. also means flu season has arrived. Contracting the flu can result in a host of symptoms, including fever, body Read more
  • Does Your Teenager Have All the Vaccines Needed for College?
    Vaccines are effective medicines that guard against communicable diseases. Important from birth through the senior years, routine immunizations save lives. At Rios Healthcare Associates in Houston, TX, Dr. Tomas Rios Read more
  • Are You Struggling With Arthritis?
    Arthritis can completely change your life, making even simple movements difficult and painful. Fortunately, your doctors at Rios Healthcare Associates in Houston, TX, Drs. Tomas Rios and Nicolin Neal, offer Read more
  • Annual Checkups and Your Health
    Prevention is really worth a pound of cure, as the old saying goes, and this applies to your annual doctor checkups. Health professionals and organizations cannot stress enough the importance Read more
  • Managing Your Diabetes
    When you eat, your body converts much of your food to sugar and uses it for energy. Your pancreas produces a hormone known as insulin, which helps your body absorb Read more
  • Times You Need to Come to Urgent Care
    Find out if the symptoms you are experiencing require a hospital visit or urgent care. Nothing is more stressful than dealing with your own illness or injury, or a sick loved Read more
  • Why Preventive Care Is Important
    Preventive healthcare involves taking specific measures to prevent disease. There many factors that can contribute to disease development, including genetics, environmental factors, lifestyle choices, and disease agents. Preventive care differs Read more
  • Women's Health Care
    Women’s health care focuses on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of various conditions and diseases that not only impact your physical wellbeing, but your emotional health as well. Healthy habits Read more
  • The Importance of Geriatric Care
    Geriatric care, offered by Drs. Tomas Rios and Nicolin Neal of Rios Healthcare Associates in Houston, TX, provides important health benefits for senior citizens. Regular visits to the doctor help Read more
  • Men's Health Care
    The field of men’s health emphasizes both preventive care and the treatment of chronic or acute conditions. Preventive care can include regular medical checkups and taking proactive measures to prevent Read more