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Healthy Aging

Healthy Aging

"Aging isn't for the weak." How many times have we heard this quote recited to us by those in our lives who are aging themselves? This quote is repeated time and time again and we want to assure this timeless anecdote doesn't fall on deaf ears. Prevention is a key...

August is National Immunization Month

August is National Immunization Month

It's no secret there is a confused culture around vaccinations and immunizations in society today. This confusion stems from people, especially parents, being ill informed about vaccinations and immunization. Nagel Clinic is here to provide information about...

Eye Injury Prevention

Eye Injury Prevention

Approximately one million eye injuries occur each year in the United States and ninety percent of these injuries are preventable. July is eye injury prevention month so we're here to give you the facts on prevention and what you can do to avoid common injuries. More...

Men’s Health Month

Men’s Health Month

The purpose of Men's Health Month is the increase awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. Here are some quick men's health facts: In 1920, women lived, on average, one year longer than men....

Hydration is Key

Hydration is Key

Dehydration can happen in the blink of an eye and relentless summer temperatures don't help this matter. Keep reading for some surprising facts and quick tips on how you can stay hydrated and healthy this summer. Most Americans, about 75%, are considered chronically...

Mental Health: Taking a Stand Against Stigma

Mental Health: Taking a Stand Against Stigma

A crucial aspect of increasing mental health awareness is disseminating information on the facts and what can be done to help those affected. What does this mean for residents of Bandera County? According to data from the 2017 National Survey of Drug Use and Health,...

Sun and Skin Safety

Sun and Skin Safety

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month and with another Texas summer looming, we want to make sure you know how to properly protect you and your family from harmful UV rays. The Skin Cancer Foundation says about 90 percent of non-melanoma skin cancers and about 86 percent...

Mother’s Day and Women’s Health

Mother’s Day and Women’s Health

The Importance of Taking Care of Yourself First As children, we don’t realize what significant roles the women in our lives play in helping us to be the people we will become. It's not until we reach maturity that we realize how our own traits and habits were shaped...

February is Heart Health Month

February is Heart Health Month

The Clinic is excited to celebrate national heart health month during February! Traditionally the month for lovers and all things heart related, February also reminds us to take care of our hearts. Health systems around the country celebrate American Heart Month by...

Heart Disease and You

Heart Disease and You

You’re at your desk, working through another long Monday. While you’re sending your afternoon emails, you start to feel a tightening in your chest and arm. The discomfort continues and you begin to have trouble catching your breath. You’re having a heart attack and...