Health

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How Robots Are Revolutionizing Nursing

Jul 16, 2020 By Jason Heid

Rolling down the hall, the most popular new staffer at Dallas’s Medical City Heart Hospital accepts a fist bump from a nurse before stopping into a supply room to pick up gauze and saline solution to bring to a patient’s room. Next comes a trip to the elevator, where the…

Ricardo Cigarroa outside the Laredo Medical Center.
The Dr. Fauci of South Texas

May 20, 2020 By Eric Benson

Laredo cardiologist Ricardo Cigarroa is on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis, making house calls and “dealing hard doses of truth.”

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Yoga With Adriene in the Time of Quarantine

May 1, 2020 By Andy Langer

On a special edition of the National Podcast of Texas, the YouTube star on how a renewed concern for wellness—our own and one another’s—might wind up as one of the pandemic’s silver linings.

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“We Touch Everything That You Touch”

Apr 23, 2020 By Texas Monthly

I’ve been employed with Austin Resource Recovery for sixteen years. I’ve always wanted to work for the city. It’s good benefits: it’s a job that a lot of people want. It’s steady, and you know it’s something that you can depend on and your family can depend on.