Updated: 06/29/2012 - Free vaccines for kids, cheaper drugs for the elderly and many other benefits of President Barack Obama's health care law are already out there.
Posted: 06/28/2012 - Mosquitoes collected by the Brazos County Health Department on June 19, 2012 tested positive for West Nile virus.
Posted: 06/28/2012 - Scott & White Healthcare announced today that it plans to open its new acute care facility in August, 2013, one month earlier than originally scheduled.
Posted: 06/26/2012 - ScienceDaily (June 26, 2012) — Prenatal exposure to a ubiquitous household chemical called butylbenzyl phthalate (BBzP) can increase a child's risk for developing eczema, according to research conducted at the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health at the Mailman School of Public Health.
Updated: 06/19/2012 - The Brazos County Health Department is confirming another mosquito has tested positive for West Nile Virus in College Station.
Updated: 06/18/2012 - The Texas A&M System's research biocorridor in Bryan-College Station is getting a huge boost with a multi-million dollar national contract.
Updated: 06/11/2012 - Solutions sometimes can be found in unexpected places. Take, for instance, the bottom of the ocean.
Posted: 05/31/2012 - College Station Medical Center (The MED) has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award.
Posted: 05/15/2012 - The first effective vaccine for whooping cough was developed in 1940. Before that, the respiratory infection killed thousands each year -- and it may be making a comeback.
Posted: 05/15/2012 - On one of the many days Leo Dunson wanted to die, the Iraq veteran put a gun to his temple and pulled the trigger. The loaded weapon misfired. For the troubled former soldier, it was another inexplicable failure, like his divorce or inability to make friends after returning from the war.
Posted: 05/15/2012 - The parents of a young Georgia woman battling a flesh-eating bacterial infection said Monday they’ve learned to read lips and are now able to communicate with their daughter despite a breathing tube in her throat.
Posted: 05/15/2012 - Opportunities for young adults with autism are limited and the problem needs to be urgently addressed in the next decade as half a million autistic children reach adulthood, researchers say.
Posted: 05/11/2012 - Sister Gretchen Kunz has been in the Brazos Valley for more than 30 years and has impacted healthcare across the region and Friday was her last day with St. Joseph Hospital.
Posted: 05/10/2012 - Sister Gretchen Kunz is retiring. Sister Gretchen served as St. Joseph's CEO for 24 years and a senior development officer for five years.
Posted: 05/10/2012 - John Sharp, chancellor of The Texas A&M University System, today announced that through a competitive bid, BlueCross BlueShield of Texas was selected as the third-party administrator for the A&M Care Plan.
Updated: 05/08/2012 - If you've ever suffered a migraine, you know it can be debilitating. For most prescription medications offer relief. However, for the 3.1 million Americans who have chronic migraine headaches, medication doesn't always work.