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On Course for Success

The HSF Golf Tournament Raises Scholarship Funds for Local Students The Humble Scholarship Foundation Golf Tournament has become a rite of spring that physicians, staff and community leaders look forward to every year. For the fifth consecutive year, they turned out to enjoy a day of friendly competition for a good cause. All funds raised […]

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Early Detection

Colon cancer rates rise among Americans under 50 The number of young people diagnosed with colon cancer is growing, but doctors say there are effective ways to reverse this trend. While colon cancer rates have fallen 30 percent since the 1980s, incidences among people under 50 have risen 1.8 percent. In a study published in […]

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Anyone Can Exercise

Physical activity for people with health limitations A health issue may seem like a reason to avoid exertion, but in fact, exercise is an important part of keeping your condition under control. Here are a few guidelines for physical activity if you have asthma, arthritis, heart disease or some other medical condition. WHY IS STAYING […]

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Heads Up

Concussions in youth sports cause growing concern among parents and coaches The warm sunshine and the smell of fresh cut grass is a sure sign of spring, and young athletes will be eager to get back in the game. But one crash or collision with a fellow player could spell disaster, both on and off […]

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Read It and Weep

Texting is a pain in the neck As we increasingly focus on sending messages via phone rather than chatting, researchers are seeing a new kind of pain dubbed “text neck.” According to a study published in the journal Surgical Technology International, text neck results from constantly bending the neck to look down. The head weighs […]

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Picture This

Technology allows hospital and radiologists to analyze, share data faster than ever   Whether it’s for diagnostic purposes, before surgery or during recovery, surgical imaging is an important part of quality healthcare. Humble Surgical Hospital’s radiology department uses high-quality technology in a caring, comfortable environment, pleasing both patients and physicians alike. The hospital’s certified technologists […]

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Digestive Aid

Gastroenterologists and their patients find quality and convenience at Humble Surgical Hospital Getting a colonoscopy is good medicine for anyone over 50, but if the nearest medical facility isn’t close, many people will not take the time to schedule this potentially life- saving procedure. That’s why Humble Surgical Hospital works with a team of board-certified […]

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A Caring Profession

A Caring Profession Letter from Mustapha Kibirige, M.D., President and CEO  The people who choose healthcare as a career feel compelled to aid others. This is a caring profession at every level, and Humble Surgical Hospital has made community and global outreach one of its core values. The hospital donates both funds and personnel to […]

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The Humble SIncere Spirit

The Humble Sincere Spirit   At Humble Surgical Hospital we understand our responsibility to each other and in our Hospital, we practice “do what we say we will do” every day. We do this because we believe in the honesty and integrity of one another. We do this because we want to be respected for […]

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5 Small Steps to Better Health

Living a healthier life takes time. People often put off lifestyle changes because they don’t have the emotional or physical resources to devote to them. But there are small steps you can take every day to live healthier. 1. Combine Your Workday & Your Workout Sitting five or more hours per day can increase your […]

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