Are You Considering Weight Loss Surgery?

Studies show that approximately two out of three adults in the United States are obese. Obesity increases your risk of a variety of health conditions, including heart disease, diabetes and stroke. Unfortunately, many of us have trouble shedding extra pounds – sometimes due to mobility issues or underlying health conditions.
If you’ve tried every method of losing weight, but without success, you may be a candidate for bariatric surgery. Bariatric Surgery is a general term that applies to a variety of procedures – such as gastric bypass – that make changes to the digestive system to aid weight loss.
If you are looking for a bariatric surgeon in The Heights in Houston, Texas, trust the hospital your neighbor’s trust. We’ve proudly served our community for ninety years.


The Side Effects of a Caffeine Addiction

Caffeine is a widely consumed stimulant that is found in many of our daily beverages. However, excessive caffeine consumption can lead to many negative health side effects that many fail to consider.

The Dangers of Vaping

Vaping has become increasingly popular in recent years, particularly among younger individuals, and while some people view vaping as a safer alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes, the reality is that vaping can come with a host of negative health side effects.

Summer Safety

Nothing’s worse than having to stop any summer fun! Village Health shares a few common reasons for emergency room visits and some tips to stay safe to keep the fun going all summer long.

Compliments of the Chef: The Secret to Serving Delicious Hospital Food

Here at The Heights Hospital, we know the integral part that food plays in nursing our patients back to health. Ensuring that each patient receives the proper nourishment for a successful recovery is an important responsibility that is tirelessly carried out by our incredible cafeteria team.

When Should I Go to the ER?

When it comes to knowing when to make a trip to the emergency room, the answer tends to vary with many. Village Health can help you decide.