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What Are the Dangers of Untreated Hepatitis C?

11/22/2021

Hepatitis C is an infectious disease that can be managed. If left untreated, the virus can cause damage to the liver.

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What an Attitude of Gratitude Can Mean for the Holiday Season

11/17/2021

As Thanksgiving and many other holidays are coming up, appreciating the people we love and all the things we have in our lives goes a long way

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How Does PrEP Help Reduce My Risk of Contracting HIV?

10/30/2021

Pre-exposure prophylaxis stimulates your body's antibody production and blocks the HIV viruses from replicating, reducing the risk of infection.

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Staff Spotlight - Kim Alambar

10/17/2021

For National Quality Week, we're shining a light on Kim, our wonderful Quality Coordinator

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A Heart for Healthcare - HSNT Board Member Spotlight

10/13/2021

For Dr. Kimberly Middleton, being a doctor was something she had her heart

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: What You Need to Know

10/11/2021

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month which provides a great opportunity to review, refresh, and expand your knowledge on breast cancer.

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GoZone: The Ins and Outs of Denton's New Transit Service

10/04/2021

If you're wondering how GoZone works, we've got you covered

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What Should I Do If I Suspect I have HIV?

09/27/2021

If you suspect you have HIV, it’s imperative that you come in for HIV testing as soon as possible to ensure the best treatment outcome.

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Strength & Advocacy - HSNT Board Member spotlight

09/17/2021

Belinda Hernandez is determined to be an advocate for patients like her by serving on the HSNT board

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How Often Do Seniors Need Health Care Visits?

08/17/2021

If you are in your senior years, it’s important to schedule regular health care visits to maintain optimal wellness.

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Health Service of North Texas welcomes Achala K. Ellepola, MD, FAAP to the team!

Learn more about Dr. Ellepola's background and philosophy of care.

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Health Services of North Texas Plano Has Moved!

08/10/2021

Our health center is moving to a new location in Plano

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Don't Wait Until It's Too Late - Why You Should Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

08/03/2021

With the Delta variant on the rise, getting your COVID-19 vaccine is more important than ever. Here's some facts to keep you informed.

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What to Expect On Your Newborn’s First Pediatric Visit

07/27/2021

A newborn’s first clinic visit can be scary. Knowing what to expect can help to ease your worries about the big day.

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Keeping Your Kids on Track for a Balanced Summer Vacation

Dr. Crystal McLeod | 06/16/2021

Dr. Crystal McLeod shares some tips for parents looking to make sure their kids have a balanced summer

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DATCU Credit Union: Deeply Rooted in Community and Service

06/15/2021

DATCU has a near century-long history of service to the North Texas community.

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What are the Benefits of Using A WIC Prescreening Tool?

06/10/2021

Find out more about WIC eligibility and how the new prescreening tool and centers like HSNT can help determine if you qualify for this program here.

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Where Can I Find a COVID-19 Vaccine in Collin and Denton Counties?

05/30/2021

Are you looking for COVID-19 vaccines in Collin and Denton counties? HSNT is proud to provide coronavirus vaccines for current patients in our area.

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What Can My Teenager Expect After Getting The COVID-19 Vaccine?

05/27/2021

Many teenagers are eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Discover how the vaccination process works and what side effects to expect at our clinic.

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Are Patients Living With HIV More Likely to Experience Mental Health Struggles?

Dr. Arlene Hudson | 05/26/2021

HSNT's Dr. Arlene Hudson talks about the intersection of mental health and HIV.

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