Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 18 2016 - 9:08pm
by Marissa Evans, The Texas Tribune Dec. 14, 2016 Pregnant women should avoid the Brownsville area if they can and guard against mosquito bites if they can't, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday, citing an increased risk of contracting the Zika virus there.
Written by B Kay Richter on Nov 23 2016 - 1:14pm
Emily Lastinger was three years old, secure at home with her parents and two older brothers. She was a healthy, happy kid. One day, though, Emily picked up the flu. Five days later, her heart stopped. And since that date, her father Joe Lastinger has waged a campaign to prevent this same type of tragedy from happening to other families.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 2 2016 - 10:58pm
This week’s Edge features a neighborhood coalition pushing back at the city and developers, the healthy eating program, ¡Por Vida! teams up with food trucks, the latest on the Zika virus and our mobile-friendly school supplies and immunizations map.
Written by Kris_Serold on Feb 27 2014 - 3:29pm
A national health survey released by the Journal of the American Medical Association showed high and unchanged prevalence of obesity for all age groups in the United States except for children between the ages of two and five, among whom obesity rates dropped by 43 percent throughout the past decade.  Dr.