Resources

Other Helpful Sites

The websites below contain useful information on a number of health topics. Clicking these links will take you away from the Y & D Clinic website.

Youens & Duchicela Clinic Patient Portal is our Patient Portal website where you can access your health information if you registered in our office.

Immunization Schedules lists all schedules for when children and adults need appropriate immunizations.

VIS offers vaccination information sheets with all of the necessary information on each vaccine.

WebMD.com supplies a wide array of health related topics.

FamilyDoctor.org is a source of illness and health patient information.

UpToDate For Patients offers a patient level introduction to the diagnosis and treatment of many illnesses.

Monthly Newsletters

Updated monthly, the latest newsletter will be at the top of this list.

Decoding Cholesterol by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – May 2021

Blood Pressure Treatment & Control by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – April 2021

Kidney Month by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – March 2021

Coronary Artery Disease by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – February 2021

COVID-19 Treatments by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – February 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine: Now It’s Your Turn! by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – January 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – December 2020

Caffeine and Smoking Cessation by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – December 2020

Sneezes, Sniffles, & Supplements by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – November 2020

Breast Cancer Month by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – October 2020

Flu Season & Colorectal Cancer by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – September 2020

Annual Wellness Visits by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – August 2020

Understanding the Food Label by Dr. Olga Duchicela – July 2020

COVID-19 Info & Testing by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – July 2020

Osteoporosis by Dr. Olga Duchicela – June 2020

Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – June 2020

Older Americans Month by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – May 2020

What is High Blood Pressure by Dr. Olga Duchicela May 2020

Health & Safety During the Coronavirus Pandemic by Dr. Olga Duchicela – April 2020

How to Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – April 2020

Telemedicine by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – March 2020

Leading Causes of Death by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – March 2020

Heart Disease Awareness Month by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – February 2020

New Decade, A Fresh Start by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – January 2020

Viruses or Bacteria? by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – December 2019

The Flu Shot by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – November 2019

Influenza Season Is Here by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – October 2019

Summer Safety by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – August 2019

Colorectal Cancer: 2nd Deadliest Cancer by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – July 2019

Are You Ready for Your Next Drink? by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – June 2019

Understanding Dementia by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – May 2019

Exercise: 10 Health Benefits by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – April 2019

Chronic Care Management – Why is it Important? by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – March 2019

Do You Really Want to Lose Weight? by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – February 2019

Balance Exercises by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – January 2019

Top 10 Medical New Stories of 2018 by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – December 2018

Texas Family Physician of the Year by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – November 2018

Breast Cancer Awareness for Women & Men by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – October 2018

How to Prevent the Flu by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – September 2018

Exercise & Health by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – August 2018

What Should I Eat? by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – July 2018

Brain Health & Aging by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – June 2018

High Blood Pressure by Dr. Jorge Duchicela – December 2017

Informational Documents

The following documents provide up-to-date information on a number of health topics.

Alcohol Sensibilities

An Osteoporosis Primer

Calories Burned During Common Activities

Colorectal Cancer

Condiment Caution

Demystifying Diabetes

Early Literacy

Eat Smart

Fevers in Children

Food Finance: Making Dollars Count

Healthy Hand Hygiene

Healthy Holiday Eating

Thyme to Celebrate National Herb Week

The Importance of Preventive Checkups

Let’s Move

Living Your Best Life

Managing Migraines

Recommended Preventive Services (Man, Woman, and Child)

Seven Tips for a Healthy Summer

Sleep Tips

Talking to your Teens about STDs

H1N1 Flu and You

The Seasonal Flu and You

Underage Drinking

Walking