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May is Mental Health Month!aaaaaa

Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. So much of what we do physically impacts us mentally – it’s important to pay attention to both your physical health and your mental health, which can help you achieve overall wellness and

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MEHOP Scholarship Fundraiser a Successaaaaaa

MEHOP raised $4,945.00 at its crawfish boil and bake sale on Friday April 5th. The proceeds will go towards the Nina Sicking Memorial Scholarship at Texas A& M – Corpus Christi (TAMU). “Fundraising for Nina’s scholarship is an annual event for us” said Donna Huitt, Marketing Director, we have hosted various

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Its Crawfish Seasonaaaaaa

Get ready, we are having a crawfish boil! We are making all the preparations for our annual Nina Sicking memorial TAMU-Corpus Christi Scholarship fundraiser. This year we will raise funds by hosting a crawfish boil and bake sale on April 5th from 5-7pm at MEHOP located at 205 Ida St.

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Raising the bar in Pediatric Careaaaaaa

Once again we have raised the bar of quality care! This time it is for our youth patients, ages 10-18. We have joined the Texas Youth Friendly Initiative (TYFI) which is a grant-funded project that helps health centers better serve adolescents. Our Community Health Workers, Letty Tenorio and Toddie Garcia

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Is Hereaaaaaa

October - This is always a good time of the year to get in the habit of having your yearly well woman exams and mammograms if you currently are not on an annual schedule of doing so. MEHOP offers a variety of ways, year round, to ensure all women have access

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Wharton Clinic is Open!aaaaaa

We opened our Wharton clinic on September 24, 2018. The clinic is located at Oak Bend Hospital, 10141 Hwy 59, Suite A, which is at the back of the hospital where the Cancer Center used to be located. Clinical services are comprised of Family Medicine and Behavioral Health (Counseling). Patients can

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National Childhood Obesity Awareness Monthaaaaaa

One in 5 children in the United States are obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. The good news is that childhood obesity can be prevented. In honor of National Childhood

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U.S. Army and MEHOP Join Forcesaaaaaa

The U.S. Army and MEHOP are scheduled to sign a partnership agreement on August 28, 2018, as part of the U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) program at 1pm at the Bay City Service Center, 2105 Ave. M, Bay City TX. The ceremony is open to the public and

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Mens Mental Health & Well-beingaaaaaa

Depression is under-diagnosed in men. Why? To start with, men make about two-thirds as many healthcare provider visits as women do. And even when we do see a healthcare provider, we’re often reluctant to talk about what’s really bothering us, especially if it has anything to do with feelings or mood.

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