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Nightlight Pediatric Urgent Care’s Dr. Anastasia Gentles and Zawadi Bryant inducted into competitive EY Winning Women Program ™

Dr. Anastasia Gentles, Chief Medical Officer, and Zawadi Bryant, Chief Executive Officer, recognized at EY Strategic Growth Forum HOUSTON, TX – EY announced today that Dr. Anastasia Gentles, Chief Medical Officer, and Zawadi Bryant, Chief Executive Officer, has been chosen as one of 14 entrepreneurs inducted into the EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ 2016 [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|blog, news|0 Comments

Antibiotics Aren’t Always the Answer

Antibiotics do not fight infections caused by viruses like colds, flu, most sore throats, bronchitis, and many sinus and ear infections. Instead, symptom relief might be the best treatment option for viral infections. Get smart about when antibiotics are needed—to fight bacterial infections. When you use antibiotics appropriately, you do the best for your health, [...]

By |November 14th, 2016|blog, news|0 Comments

Three Cy-Fair businesses nominated for Lone Star College small business awards

Lone Star College System has announced the 18 finalists who will be honored at the system’s 30th annual Small Business of the Year awards, set to take place Nov. 17. Each year, three small businesses representing each of the system’s six campuses are named as finalists. Nominees are chosen based on four categories — leadership, [...]

By |October 25th, 2016|blog, news|0 Comments

Pinnacle Awards highlight community driven African-American entrepreneurs

When Khalilah McAfee opened her Quail Valley Family Dental practice in Missouri City last year, she faced an unusual challenge securing patients. The practice had previously been run by a white dentist for 20 years and an Indian dentist for three years afterward. She had to deal with older white residents of the Quail Valley [...]

By |October 25th, 2016|blog, news|0 Comments

These Black CEOs Couldn’t Get a Loan (Now They Run Some of the Fast-Growing Companies in America)

The key to getting a business financed when you lack personal wealth or connections to investors is to form relationships with bankers, say several Inc. 5000 CEOs. These are often loan officers at small, local banks who are willing to take the time to get to know an entrepreneur and discuss business plans. Anastasia Gentles, [...]

By |September 29th, 2016|news|0 Comments

NightLight adds new hours to better serve you!

With summer winding down and the school year starting up, it is a season of transition. The same is true for us at NightLight Pediatric Urgent Care, so we wanted to let you know about some upcoming changes. We will be adjusting our hours to better serve you. Beginning September 1, we will be open [...]

By |August 29th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

News Roundup – Vaping, Sports Injuries, Heat-related illnesses

To keep your child healthy and safe, it helps for you — as their parent — to be in the know on health news. That’s why we rounded up the following stories to let you know what is important to watch for these days. Prevent sports injuries The American Academy of Pediatrics has put together [...]

By |August 29th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Symptoms of Dehydration and How to Prevent It

Summer is zipping by and perhaps your children are spending a lot of time outside. Last time, we talked about how to prevent sunburn. Today, we are covering another common summer ailment: dehydration. It is always important to keep your children hydrated, and this is especially true in the summer heat. As the body loses [...]

By |August 4th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Your Child’s Health – Preventing and Treating Sunburn

Not that summer is underway, we hope your children (and you!) are enjoying some time outdoors. We also hope that you remember the sunscreen. Here are a few tips to help you enjoy your time outside: Use sunscreen. This sounds obvious, but this step can get overlooked. Even if you think your child will only [...]

By |August 4th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Should You Go to the Emergency Department or Urgent Care? How to know

Let’s face it. Ailments and injuries don’t only happen during the daytime hours, and many doctors’ offices are open only during the day. It used to be that the only option after the doctor’s office closed for the day was to go to the emergency room. Now there is another choice: urgent care. Because of [...]

By |June 20th, 2016|blog|0 Comments