Updated: 06/06/2011 - A proposed statewide smoking ban inside Texas bars and restaurants has been revived in the special legislative session.
Posted: 05/22/2011 - A deal reached on how to pay for Texas' health and human services programs puts off paying the bill to 2013.
Posted: 05/18/2011 - Texas medical schools feel like the scorned children of the state’s education budget.
Updated: 05/18/2011 - St. Joseph Regional Health Center has received the American Stroke Association’s (ASA) Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
Updated: 05/20/2011 - A new state of the art piece of technology is not only enhancing modern medicine in College Station. It is also changing the recovery process for heart surgery patients. And the College Station Medical Center is the first hospital in the Brazos Valley to unveil what is being called: "The world's smallest heart pump."
Posted: 05/17/2011 - Can sipping coffee give prostate cancer the slip?
Posted: 05/11/2011 - Smile, Texas schoolchildren. You're on calorie camera.
Updated: 06/13/2011 - Healthy habits for women are sometimes hard to keep up with, but keeping them in mind could save you from trouble down the line.
Updated: 05/04/2011 - The so-called “bad cholesterol” – low-density lipoprotein -commonly called LDL – may not be so bad after all.
Posted: 05/04/2011 - To kick off Asthma Awareness Month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is commemorating World Asthma Day.
Posted: 05/03/2011 - Federal health officials are cracking down on bogus pills and supplements that claim to cure sexually transmitted diseases like HIV, herpes and genital warts.
Posted: 04/26/2011 - It's one of the leading causes of death, and hundreds of thousands of people will suffer them each year, but catching signs of strokes in yourself or others could be the key to recovery.
Updated: 04/21/2011 - AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas House of Representatives is expected to soon vote on joining with other states in a formal agreement called an “interstate compact” related to federal health care programs.
Updated: 04/19/2011 - The College Station Medical Center was notified Monday that it has received Cycle III Chest Pain accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers (SCPS).
Updated: 04/12/2011 - KBTX Medical Contributor Dr. Alan Xenakis from the Texas A&M Health Science Center joined Brazos Valley This Morning for an Early Morning House Call. The topic was strokes.