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Written by CMHE on Jun 01, 2015
REPLAY Video from the June 9  webcast of Is My Mind Mine? Neuroscience, Privacy and the Self, presented by Paul Root Wolpe, Ph.D. The Conversations About Ethics lecture is presented by The Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics at The UT Health Science Center San Antonio. 
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 29, 2015
LIVE now: Webcast from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. as the Environmental Defense Fund and several local environmental groups host an intimate question and answer session with San Antonio's mayoral candidates on local air quality, water and sustainability issues.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 20, 2015
Replay the video: CPS Energy unveiled plans to convert the long-closed Mission Road Power Plant in Southtown into an Energy Partnerships Innovation Center, or "EPIcenter," CPS  Energy President and CEO Doyle Beneby unveiled the details and artist renderings, accompanied by San Antonio District 5 Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales, and the energy company's partners in the project on May 20, 2015 at Our Lady of the Lake University.
Written by gsbaird on May 14, 2015
House bill HB1638 never made it out of the Insurance Committee in the Texas House. It is dead, as it is too late for it to be considered before this legislative session ends. This bill was designed to help people who go to an emergency room and get a surprise "balance billing" -- some are thousands of dollars -- from doctors who are not in the patient's network. This problem is common, as many emergency room facilities use contract doctors, not direct employees.
Written by deborah.charnes... on May 13, 2015
I’m OK. You’re OK. Are you really? Most of us are on overdrive. As a result, we are stressed out. We don’t eat well. Don’t sleep well. Don’t enjoy time with our loved ones enough. Stress interferes with everything. Especially our health. We have too many deadlines, and too many devices running our lives. Read a few of my previous posts (http://thenamastecounsel.com/yoga-blog/) on “The Way Life Should Be,” “The Yoga Sutras,” or “Yoga at Sea” for my view of a more balanced stress free life.