Dr. Galati recently reported for News Radio 740 KTRH the importance of breakfast in children heading off to school. Here is the transcript of the podcast that can be listened to.School will be starting in the next couple of weeks, and now is the time to begin thinking about your students health and what you need to do to have a healthy and productive school year. A health breakfast is one of the most important things you can do for your child. Never allow your child to skip or skimp on breakfast-especially the girls. A nutritious breakfast including some of these foods items is the goal, and includes: fresh fruits, fruit juice, eggs, oatmeal, whole grain toast, yogurt, a glass of milk, a small serving of chicken or turkey, reduced sugar cold cereals, and peanut butter will give your child a ...
The liver is the largest organ in the body and is located in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen, immediately under the diaphragm and weighs approximately three pounds. The size of the liver is proportional to the size of the person. No two livers are the same size.
As many of you know, Dr. Galati hosts a weekly radio program "Your Health First" every Sunday evening on Houston's 740 KTRH. It can also be heard streaming on the web by going to the station's web site www.ktrh.com. The program puts out a newsletter with highlights of prior segments and
Erin Yates, PA-C Liver Specialists of Texas Hepatitis is simply an inflammation of the liver. There are multiple causes of hepatitis including very common viruses such as hepatitis A, B and C. Hepatitis A virus is spread by close personal contact with someone who has the infection, eating food prepared by someone with hepatitis A or drinking contaminated water. Hepatitis B virus is a sexually transmitted disease or may be passed from a hepatitis B infected mother to child. It is not spread by shaking hands or hugging. The tables below show people at high risk of contracting hepatitis A and B. TABLE 1: High risk populations Hepatitis A (HAV) Hepatitis B (HBV) Travelers to developing countries with high rates of HAV (includes Mexico) Men who have sex with men IV drug users People exposed to hepatitis A in a research setting People who work with infected non-human primates ...
In Texas there are over 9,000 people waiting for an organ transplant, and over 98,000 nationally.
Welcome to the Liver Specialists of Texas newsletter of upcoming events, and health information Podcast Introduction Podcasting has become an important part of the internet experience. From this website, our plan is to have topical and content relevant podcasts covering common topics in liver disease and digestive health, plus discussions including research, practice management and patient satisfaction, nutrition, exercise and aspects of wellness. Visit often as new episodes will be added regularly. Your feedback on the content we post, and topics you would like to hear about are very important to us. Podcast: Sodium Content In Food - Patients Beware The sodium content in food is very important to those individuals with liver disease. Hepatitis C Risk Factors Discussed In this podcast, Dr. Galati outlines the various risk factors for hepatitis C. Risk Factors for hepatitis C include: ...
The sodium content in food is very important to those individuals with liver disease.
Dr. Galati discusses in this podcast the various risk factors for hepatitis C, and the need to get screened for hepatitis C if you have any of these risk factors.
Dr. Galati discusses in this podcast issues related to being a new patient in the practice, Liver Specialists of Texas. He talks about getting old records prior to the visit and other tips to have an meaningful visit with him and his staff.
Dr. Galati and Jeff Toal, Practice Administrator for Liver Specialists of Texas, discuss patient responsibilities and what can be done to have the best experience while being a patient in our practice.