• 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
  • The Differences Between Acute and Chronic Disease
    Here at Rios Healthcare Associates in Houston, TX, Drs. Tomas Rios and Nicolin Neal are able to expertly treat both acute and chronic diseases. Unsure of the difference between these Read more
  • Preventive Care
    Preventative care is the first step against serious dental issues like gum disease and deep cavities that may result in tooth loss. Dr. Tomas Rios and Nicolin Neal of Houston, Read more
  • Treatment of Acute Diseases
    Have an acute disease? From the common cold and the flu to a sports injury and pneumonia, adults experience it all. Why? Because as we get older, our bodies go Read more
  • Are You at Risk for a Heart Attack?
    "About every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a heart attack," according to the American Heart Association. Our heart, which is basically a muscle, needs oxygen to survive Read more
  • Do You Have a Chronic Disease?
    If you are dealing with a chronic disorder, it’s important that you have a doctor whom you can trust! A chronic disease is a long-term illness that, although incurable, can Read more
  • Why Annual Checkups Are Important
    Having an annual checkup is a great opportunity to take charge of your health. It usually includes a medical history, physical exam and tests. Routine checkups can help find problems Read more
  • The Importance of Preventive Care
    Preventing diseases and detecting diseases early, if they occur, are important to living a healthy life. The long term goal of preventative care is to prevent diseases and/or identify and Read more
  • Common Types of Acute Diseases
    You've probably heard of acute and chronic medical conditions, but may not know the difference. An acute disease happens suddenly, while a chronic condition often comes on gradually and persists Read more