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Dr. Adan A. Rios, a medical oncologist affiliated with Memorial Hermann, suddenly saw his life’s work from a new perspective when he himself was diagnosed with head and neck cancer. In recognition of World Cancer Day, Dr. Rios and Memorial Hermann Cancer Centers are sharing his story in an effort to raise awareness for the disease. Watch this video to see his journey from becoming the doctor, to the patient.
When Karen arrived at the ER throbbing in pain, she thought she had the flu. Little did she know that her body was under attack by flesh-eating bacteria that would threaten her arm and her life. Thanks to the fast-acting emergency medicine team and wound care experts in Katy, Karen is fully healed and back to playing games with her grandkids.
Nobody expects to have a stroke. Especially not at 16. That is exactly why Jordan's story is so incredible. Watch how quick thinking, a team of specialists and the will to recover helped him go from extraordinary patient back to ordinary teenager.
Needing life-saving surgery on your twins before they’ve taken their first breath is extraordinarily difficult for any parents. But having a husband and wife medical team taking care of everyone involved means you’re not simply treated. You’re treated like family.
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