Enterovirus D68 in the United States

For the past few weeks, we’ve been hearing about the EV- D68 virus on the evening news. Reported cases began in the mid-western US, but have now spread to 38 states. As of today, Texas seems to be in the clear, but that may […]

Experts: Give Flu Shot to Kids 6 Months and Older

It’s that time of year again …… Flu Season. I ran across this excellent article regarding children and the flu vaccine and wanted to share. New to the recommendation this year for children is a stronger recommendation for the nasal […]

Early Detection and Treatment are Critical

Golden Triangle Emergency Center feels it’s our obligation to pass along health information to our friends, yet-to-be friends and family in Southeast Texas. Feel free to reach out and let us know any particular health subject you would like us […]

Take the “Hydration” test to see how much you know.

In Southeast Texas, it doesn’t take much to get dehydrated while working or playing outdoors. Take this quiz to see how much you know about dehydration. You’ll be surprised by some of the answers. http://www.webmd.com/fitness-exercise/rm-quiz-know-about-hydration

September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month

Okay ladies, if you’ve been putting off those annual wellness visits to your Gynecologist, please take a few minutes to check this out. Cancer awareness and early detection really do save lives and women of all ages are affected by […]

Steps to prevent high cholesterol

September is also National Cholesterol Education Month. There are several Health Awareness Days and Events in September. Throughout the month we’ll be sharing information with you from the CDC and other great resources to encourage and educate you and your […]

September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month

We  feel sharing important information regarding your family’s health is part of our obligation to the community. Saying that, this is great information from the Mayo Clinic Nutrition for kids: Guidelines for a Healthy Diet http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/childrens-health/in-depth/nutrition-for-kids/art-20049335  

State of the art Imaging capabilities

Are you aware that GTEC has state of the art imaging and lab equipment onsite? GTEC is fully equipped to handle all your Emergency Needs … The NEW GENERATION of Emergency Care!


We are so excited to announce that Golden Triangle Emergency Center, Port Arthur is officially open to the public. The GTEC Port Arthur team looks forward to providing Southeast Texans with exceptional Emergency Care and is open 24 hours a […]