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Tuesday, August 18, 10:06am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly  As children lament the end of summer, now is the time for parents to prepare to keep children safe as they return to school.  The beginning of a new school year is a great time to get annual physicals. Texas mandates that all children... more »

Tuesday, August 11, 9:30am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your Health By Michael Warren  For many people, an emergency room is their introduction to a hospital. Imagine: You are in pain or feel ill; you’ve been waiting for two hours; you wish the crying kids would shut up; you wish your spouse would shut up; you’d just like to take a... more »

Tuesday, August 4, 9:21am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly A new school year is about to begin. As you prepare your child for his or her time in the classroom, remember there is more to getting ready for school than just buying supplies.  If your child will be walking or riding a bicycle to... more »

Tuesday, July 28, 9:17am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your Health By Michael Warren  I have a confession. I’m scared of needles. It’s not an uncommon fear. Most people don’t like having sharp objects stuck into them, regardless of the payoff.  As they say, no one promised us that life would be a rose garden, so maybe... more »

Tuesday, July 21, 9:07am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly Hot summer days on the beach provide a number of ways to get hurt.  Fortunately, the crop of jellyfish seems to have landed earlier in the year, but occasional stings have been reported. Not all species sting, but the sea nettle and the... more »

Tuesday, July 7, 9:01am News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly Most people know the average, normal human body temperature is about 98.6 degrees. The body is comfortable and wants to stay at this temperature.  When the weather gets above 100 degrees, the only way for the body to cool itself and stay at 98.6... more »

Tuesday, June 30, 4:53pm News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly  Sunburn is the skin’s reaction to ultraviolet radiation exposure. Uultraviolet rays can cause invisible damage to the skin, which can lead to premature aging of the skin, as well as skin cancer.  Most of the damage the sun causes to... more »

Tuesday, June 23, 4:47pm News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Michael Warren  A teenager loses control of his bike, falls and cuts his arm severely. Someone calls for help. But the young man could actually bleed to death before an ambulance arrives if no one nearby is qualified to apply even the simplest first aid to stem the flow of... more »

Tuesday, June 16, 4:33pm News ReleasesYour HealthColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly  Drowning is second only to accidental injuries when it comes to causes of death for children younger than 14. Drowning can happen very quickly, in some cases, in less than two minutes after a person’s head goes under water. Drowning occurs... more »

Tuesday, June 2, 4:20pm News ReleasesColumns

Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly  The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued numerous recalls on cribs since 2007.  The most common problems are broken, missing or improperly functioning hardware. The cribs with sides that drop are the most risky. The moving... more »

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