Cole Home Health

Heat Safety: Ten Tips to Staying Hydrated in the Extreme Heat

Just because it is back-to-school time does not mean that we can forget about the extreme heat. Here in Houston, we know that all too well. Even though the calendar says Summer is nearing an end, the heat says differently and dehydration is a real problem with high temperatures. 1.


Hypertension: Learn about risk factors, warning signs and treatment

Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is the most common Cardiovascular Disease. It is a chronic medical condition requiring the heart to work harder than normal to circulate blood through the blood vessels. More than 72 million Americans suffer from High Blood Pressure. It is the number two cause


Judith McConkey’s Rehabilitation

Judith and Bruce McConkey faced a whirlwind couple of years when Judith was diagnosed with Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH) starting in the summer of 2010. NPH is a condition where the cerebrospinal fluid is not absorbed correctly and creates a reservoir in the brain that then creates pressure on the frontal