06|17|2021

A Child with a Fever: What Should You Do?

Fevers in children are common.  In the first 5 years of life, the average child will have about 4 febrile illnesses per year!  Given how common they are, it...

06|01|2021

Pain and Fever Relief in Children: What Are the Options?

Fever, pain, and discomfort are the most common complaints from children.  If your child is suffering, it’s natural to want to provide some relief.  Minor pain or low-grade fevers...

05|28|2021

A Child with a Cough: What Should You Do?

Not only is coughing miserable, it can prevent a child from being able to sleep or attend school or other activities.  Additionally, coughing is a primary way of spreading...

02|24|2021

The COVID Vaccine: Will You Get the Virus from It?

Many people are excited about coronavirus vaccines. At the same time, many are a bit concerned about them.  These concerns often fall into one of three categories: the speed...

02|11|2021

Contracting COVID: Is it Possible Even After Getting the Vaccine?

We all have been impacted by the coronavirus. After months of what seems like only bad news, just before the new year, two vaccines became available that are effective...

10|03|2020

It’s Time for Fall Flu Shots!

It’s nearly impossible to tune into your favorite news broadcast or website without hearing about  COVID-19.  However, there is another threat to our health that is not getting as...

09|29|2020

Flu and COVID Fall 2020 – It’s a Double Whammy!

COVI9-19 has changed our lives for the foreseeable future. Wearing masks is the new normal, social distancing is the new catchphrase, and gathering in crowds is no longer acceptable....

09|17|2020

College & COVID: Young People are at Risk

Without question, the presence of Texas A&M University is the defining feature of the Bryan/College Station community.  Like the rest of our community, CapRock Health is full of Aggie...

08|26|2020

Protect your Students from COVID: 4 Back to School Reminders

It’s back to school time again!  But, with COVID-19 in our community, this year is not like any that we have experienced before.  Politicians, administrators, doctors, and parents have...

08|05|2020

COVID in the Workplace

One of the many challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic is keeping an entire organization healthy and productive.  If mismanaged, COVID-19 can lead to an outbreak within an organization...