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Written by evrard on Jun 24, 2013
Replay Video: ChildSafe and Clarity Child Guidance Center have partnered to bring nationally-acclaimed authors to San Antonio as part of Children’s Summit, a conference on child abuse and children’s mental health issues June 24 and 25 at El Tropicano Hotel Rivewalk.
Written by A Su Salud on Jun 17, 2013
Juan Ledesma, age 50, enjoys watching soccer and spending time with his family. He talks to his family about their health because it is important. Ledesma decided to vaccinate his three children with the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to keep them healthy. Ledesma learned about the vaccine from the children’s doctor. The doctor told him the vaccine was safe and effective. The doctor also said it is very important to his children’s health and future. Doctors suggest children get the vaccine at 11 years.
Written by Elizabeth Allen on Jun 13, 2013
New research review, video and infographic show how health food financing initiatives can help address Latino childhood obesity Latino neighborhoods tend to have more fast-food restaurants and snack vendors than supermarkets and farmers’ markets, meaning many Latino families do not have access to affordable foods needed for healthy diets.
Written by UrologySA on Jun 10, 2013
Urology San Antonio has opened a men-only clinic to address sensitive male sexual and reproductive health concerns. The all-male medical team at the newly opened Urology San Antonio Center for Men’s Health & Wellness treats erectile dysfunction, enlarged prostate, low testosterone and male fertility concerns as well as other general urologic health issues affecting men.
Written by Tawseef Ali on Jun 05, 2013
REPLAY VIDEO: Should you be screened for HIV? If you live in Bexar County, chances are your physician has been tested, and you should too. Presenters at the June 6, 2013 Bexar County HIV Summit say that HIV tests are effective and increasingly affordable, and the results are always kept private. You can replay video from the summit right here on this page.