The human body is a complex structure made of thousands of distinct parts. These components can be organized based on region, such as head, neck, thorax, abdomen, and limbs, or based on similar functions, such as respiration or circulation. By working together, these structures enable humans to survive and reproduce. Red River ER supports you and your…

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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a stroke that lasts only a few minutes. It happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is briefly blocked. The Symptoms are like other strokes, but do not last as long. They happen suddenly, and include, Numbness or weakness, especially on one side of…

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The immune system is made up of a network of cells, tissues, and organs that work together to protect the body against infection and maintain overall health. The human body is an optimal environment for pathogens, such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites to thrive. While no one food will magically fight off the flu, adding these…

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An allergic reaction occurs when the body’s immune system overreacts to an allergen.A food allergy is an immune-mediated adverse reaction to a particular food. For someone with a food allergy, eating or swallowing even a tiny amount of a particular food can cause symptoms such as skin rash, nausea, vomiting, cramping, and diarrhea. Reaction is often called a hypersensitivity reaction. Rarely, a severe allergic reaction can cause a…

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If you get the flu, you’ll likely experience a high fever, sore throat, cough, and lots of aches and pains. You might feel like you don’t need to see a doctor, and opt to treat yourself with extra rest and fluids. But in certain cases, seeing a doctor will help you get better faster and…

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Since Red River ER opened its doors earlier this year. We have worked to get involved with numerous community outreach events. From our food drive in August to last month’s sock drive. We have been engaging with our generous Sherman and Texoma communities to help those in need. Now, with the cold weather, and families…

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October is known for spooky ghost stories and trick-or-treating, but for Red River ER, last month was known for something other than Halloween costumes. For our facility, it was Socktober, a month-long charity drive for people in need. Taking part in this world-wide event was heart warming for our staff, as we help Sherman’s generous…

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As we all get ready for back-to-school shopping and the last days of vacation, some families in our community are worrying about more than just their child’s upcoming quizzes. There are families in need in Sherman, and Red River ER is proud to have hosted the “Make a Splash Against Hunger” Food Drive this summer.…

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Every day, approximately 36,000 units of blood are used in U.S. hospitals alone, with an average of 21 million blood components, total, transfused each year. This means that approximately every 2 seconds, someone in the country needs blood. With this great need for blood donations, it is concerning to find out that only 38% of…

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