Dr. Miguel Tello, center, with the first class of physician residents of a UTRGV School of Medicine program in the Mid-Valley. (Courtesy)

Medical Residents Set the Standard

Eddy Berges earned medical degrees and training in his native Dominican Republic and then in Puerto Rico.  A major goal still lay ahead and Berges pursued it by applying to several medical schools in the United States. Berges’ goal was to be accepted into a residency program. He found one in the Rio Grande Valley, and a program barely getting off the ground.  Berges and five other physician residents from…

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Mental Health Gaining In Building Wellness

The words of Dr. John Krouse, dean of the UTRGV Medical School, became the headline of a story in the July issue of Valley…

Doctor Provides 20,000 Meals to Food Bank

The Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley recently received a generous donation from DHR gastroenterologist Dr. Murthy Badiga to support the food bank’s…

Building a Culture of Health in the RGV

We have all been deluged with local, state, national and international…

San Benito Pharmacy Recommits to Community

David Garza opened his San Benito pharmacy on April 1, 1980. That same…
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STC Summer Offers Some Face-to-Face Instruction

Some face-to-face classes are gradually returning to South Texas…