Updated: 04/05/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration was ordered to make emergency contraception available to women regardless of age limits.
Updated: 04/02/2013 - COLLEGE STATION, April 2, 2013 – Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today announced the selection of Texas A&M University to participate in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Campus Resilience Pilot Program (CR Pilot).
Posted: 04/01/2013 - College Station MedPlus opened its second location April 1 at 2849 Barron Road
Posted: 04/01/2013 - Texas' top Republicans guns, Gov. Rick Perry and U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, have teamed up to oppose expanding Medicaid services in the state.
Posted: 03/27/2013 - Job seekers looking for work may want to apply at the new Scott & White Hospital that's opening in College Station in August 2013.
Posted: 03/24/2013 - Given the choice of whether to expand Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law, many Republican governors and lawmakers initially responded with an emphatic "no."
Posted: 03/24/2013 - Federal regulators are pressing the Supreme Court to stop big pharmaceutical corporations from paying generic drug competitors to delay releasing their cheaper versions of brand-name drugs. They argue these deals deny American consumers, usually for years, steep price declines that can top 90 percent.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - St. Joseph has been selected as a finalist for a Livestrong Foundation grant, but we need the Brazos Valley’s help to win.
Posted: 03/13/2013 - Miami doctors say they believe a five-organ transplant patient is the first to deliver a baby, making her the first reported case in the world.
Posted: 03/11/2013 - New research shows that stopping the heart for bypass surgery is safe even in the elderly.
Posted: 02/21/2013 - BRENHAM & COLLEGE STATION, Texas—(February 12, 2013) Scott & White Healthcare has appointed Garry Gore, MD as the new director to lead the system’s College Station Region Department of Emergency Medicine.
Updated: 02/14/2013 - A chance meeting at a water aerobics class blossomed into something these two birds of a feather never thought would take flight again.
Posted: 02/08/2013 - Health officials say the worst of the flu season appears to be over.
Updated: 01/30/2013 - Morris Carrillo is committed to living a healthy lifestyle.
Posted: 01/28/2013 - Federal health officials say at least 16 people in five states have been sickened by salmonella food poisoning linked to ground beef.
Posted: 01/25/2013 - ATLANTA (AP) - New government figures show that flu cases seem to be leveling off nationwide. Flu activity is declining in most regions although still rising in the West.
Posted: 01/17/2013 - COLLEGE STATION, Jan. 17, 2013 – Texas A&M University-- specifically its Department of Health & Kinesiology (HLKN) – has been named the “most visible research institution” during the last 20 years by the Research Consortium of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD).
Updated: 01/16/2013 - A new government survey suggests the number of people seeking emergency treatment after consuming energy drinks has doubled nationwide in a recent four-year span.
Updated: 01/15/2013 - (COLLEGE STATION, TX) — The Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) College of Nursing welcomed its newest students to the nursing profession with a Scroll Ceremony on Monday.
Updated: 01/21/2013 - Health officials say flu is more widespread across the nation, but the number of hard-hit states has declined.
Updated: 01/11/2013 - WACO, Texas, Friday, January 11, 2013 — Widespread flu activity is being reported across much of the country and the American Red Cross urges people who have not yet gotten a flu vaccine to get vaccinated now.
Posted: 01/09/2013 - Massachusetts public health officials are reporting 18 flu-related deaths in the state already this season, and Boston has declared a public health emergency.