Health News

At The South Texas Health System Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.

Proud to Be Recognized as One of the Best

November 1, 2022

STHS Edinburg has been recognized as one of the Best Regional Hospitals in Texas by U.S. News & World Report. It's the only hospital or healthcare system in the Rio Grande Valley to make the list.

5 Ways Quitting Smoking Can Improve Your Life

October 30, 2022

Sometimes the big health reasons to quit smoking are not enough. These small perks might be the push you need to make the commitment.

Prediabetes Is Common, Often Overlooked, and Dangerous

October 29, 2022

It’s more common than you know. Learn how to avoid it turning into diabetes.