Take a Stand Against Diabetes

It seems as though everyone knows someone with diabetes, whether it’s a mother, a grandfather, a friend or a coworker. In fact, according to the American Diabetes Association® (ADA), 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes every year, and diabetes is the seventh leading cause of death in the United States as of 2015. As a […]

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Pumpkin Benefits: More Than Just a Festive Treat

Eating pumpkin during the holidays is more than just delicious, they also yield several health benefits that warrant adding them to any diet. See the slides for a list of benefits. Contact St. Hope Foundation with any questions. Pumpkin Benefits: More Than Just a Festive Treat from Rodney Goodie

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How Does Social Media Affect Our Mental and Physical Health?

Logging onto social media has become a daily routine for many of us. According to a 2016 poll, 79% of Internet-using adults have a Facebook account. Additionally, 76% of Facebook users report logging on once per day, with 55% logging on several times per day. Another study recently estimated we spend a combined 50 minutes […]

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The Origins of Diabetes

Given that an estimated 30.3 million adults in the U.S. have diabetes, and an additional 84.1 million have prediabetes, it seems difficult to imagine a time when this illness was unknown or less prevelant.1 From commercials promoting medication to diet plans pushing weight loss, the impact of diabetes’ prevalence in our society can be felt […]

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How the Stress of a Natural Disaster Can Affect Mental Health

A sudden natural disaster like a hurricane, tornado or flood can turn your entire life upside down. Victims of natural disasters must endure some of the most unimaginably distressing situations anyone can think of, including being forced from their homes, being trapped without supplies or even losing all their possessions. With so much fear and […]

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Happy 18th Anniversary St. Hope!

St. Hope Foundation Inc. is honored to have served Houston and the surrounding area for 18 years providing affordable and quality healthcare services. We are excited to see what comes next for our organization and for the community that we serve. Take a look at what we have accomplished over the past 18 years.

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