When I lost my father to cancer this summer, the greatest comfort I found was in understanding how to grieve. That came in handy on September 11.
Why does Potter County have the state's highest mortality rate? Poverty is only one answer.
If you think your flulike symptoms could be anthrax, don't call your HMOcall your doctor. And other advice the television "experts" should have told you.
Texans love to say that everything’s bigger here, but when it comes to the waistlines in one in four of our largest cities, that’s nothing to brag about.
What is the safest way to dispose of a diseased cow carcassand what does it have to do with the Ames strain of anthrax?
A Houston couple says a hospital is responsible for their daughter's severe disabilities. Should Texas' highest court agree, the case will change health care as we know it.
San Antonio's Marshevet Hooker is not just any old high school sprinter; she's an Olympic gold medalist in the making. Meet her and nine other women we're betting will lead the new Texas—and the world.
Are the toxic fungi that launched a thousand lawsuits really as dangerous as everyone says? Don't believe the hype.
Historically, Southeast Texas and cancer have gone together like, well, pollution and disease. I wish I could say things were different today.
Many Texans are woefully unprepared for what has become our fastest-growing health care problem: taking care of Mom and Dad.
How do you know when a child molester is cured? Are you willing to take his word for it? David Wayne Jones hopes so. Thirteen years ago he was convicted of preying on little boys at the East Dallas YMCA, but he could soon be out of jail and back on the street. Your street.
As more and more children fall off the health-insurance
rolls, chaos reigns at Children's Medical Center Dallas,
which used to have the best pediatric ER in Texas, and
the quality of care for everyone suffers.