Sex Offender Honored Twice by Texan Lawmakers
There were a lot of red faces among Texan
lawmakers on Friday as they learned that a Fort Worth doctor, twice honored as the "doctor of the day," was a registered sex offender and convicted of an illicit relationship with a 17-year-old.
The "doctor of the day" is on call to assist legislators,...
Expressing Growing Concern, THCA Urges Texas Congressional Delegation to Protect Seniors' Medicare-Funded Nursing Home Care as Health Reform Debate Proceeds
...e long term care workforce," Graves continued.
"We have and will continue to support the badly needed health reforms that will benefit every texan
- but it will be essential for the Obama Administration and Congress to ensure seniors' special care needs are not short-changed in the process," the ...
New Evidence Supports Efficacy and Value of Smith & Nephew NPWT Products
...ering of multidisciplinary wound care clinicians in the United States. It will be held from Sunday, April 26th to Wednesday, April 29th at the Gaylord texan
Resort near Dallas.
For more information about Smith & Nephew, please go to www.smith-nephew.com . Product-specific information is avail...
Women's Health Services Announces New Associate
...r new associate, Angela Watson, M.D. She joins Joan L. Bergstrom, M.D., and Dawnette Peppler, M.D. in the practice of OB-GYN. Dr. Watson is a native texan
and completed her Ob-Gyn residency training at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in laparoscopic surgery, obstetrics, ...
Physician's Hospitals Are a Model of True Health Care Reform
... Lubbock Heart Hospital Lubbock TX
Foundation Bariatric Hospital of San Antonio San Antonio TX
Heart Hospital San Antonio TX
Austin Surgical Hospital Austin TX
Cleaning Products Up Nurses' Asthma Risk
...quent exposure to hospital cleaning products and disinfectants greatly increases nurses' risk of asthma, according to a U.S. study that included 3,650 texan
health care professionals, including 941 nurses.
The researchers found that nurses regularly exposed to cleaning products and disinfectants were 72...
Family Income Impacts Children's Health
...ldren's health are found in the states of Texas and New Hampshire.
Texas has the highest rate of children in "less than optimal health." Among poor texan
families, 44 percent of these children fall into that category, compared with only 6.7 percent of children in higher-income families. This is the larg...
Austin Company Makes a Splash at U.S. Olympic Team Swimming Trials
...s at Austin swimmers Brendan Hansen, Ian Crocker and Aaron Peirsol, as
well as all-star American swimmer Michael Phelps, he'll have more at stake
or American pride.
As these four former Olympians seek to qualify for the 2008 Olympic
Games in Beijing, and break a few world records while they're...
New Study of Bush Medicare Cuts: Texas' Rural Seniors, Nursing Homes 2nd Hardest Hit in Nation
...payment rate that
ranks 49th in the nation in terms of accurately meeting facility
"Our top policy objective is to ensure every texan
who needs it has
ready, ongoing access to quality nursing home care -- but on almost every
front, seniors and the facilities statewide who care for th...
Sun Safety Awareness Reaches New Heights at Plano Hot Air Balloon Festival
...cord for free skin cancer screenings at busy outreach
PLANO, Texas, Oct. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- High temperatures and intense
sunshine brought droves of texan
families enjoying the Plano Hot Air
Balloon Festival to the Women's Dermatologic Society (WDS) booth, where
local volunteer dermatologists conducted a...
Environmental Tectonics Corporation Exhibiting at the Annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care and Wound Healing Society
...n Advanced Wound Care and Wound Healing Society (SAWC/WHS) Meeting.
The SAWC 2009 meeting will be held April 26-29 in Dallas, TX, at the Gaylord texan
Hotel and Convention Center. The SAWC meeting is regarded industry wide as the premier educational wound care-focused program. ETC's goal is to keep o...
James L. Wittliff, Ph.D., FACB, to Present 'Predicting Breast Cancer Outcome with Gene Expression Signatures on the Ziplex(R) System' at the Association for Molecular Pathology Conference, October 30
...s, reagents, and analysis/reporting
software. The AMP 2008 Annual Meeting and Exhibits takes place October 29
through November 2, 2008, at the Gaylord texan
Resort & Convention Center
in Grapevine, Texas.
"Visitors to the AMP conference will have a great opportunity to hear
Dr. Wittliff's presentation on...
Online aid group taps former Wisconsin governor McCallum
...h Tommy Thompson and then as governor, as well as a desire to expand into new applications. He will remain at his Wisconsin home while working for the texan
"Id like to see entire Wisconsin communities go online, where all the businesses in a community can donate to charities, cash-wise and ...
Bush praises Johnson Controls battery tech in Milwaukee visit
...ndence through technology, citing the goal of a 75% reduction in imports from the Middle East by 2025.
"I know it came as a shock to some to hear a texan
stand up there in front of the country and say, We got a real problem. America is addicted to oil,'" he said referring to the State of the Union, "but...