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March 03, 2015 -- University of Texas Medical Branch researchers who helped assess the effectiveness of a new rapid test kit to diagnose Ebola learned this week it has received emergency use authorization from the Food and Drug Administration. More
March 03, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center recently participated in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's "Go Texan Day". More
March 03, 2015 -- Bay Area Regional Medical Center recently named Tim Schmidt as CEO and Dr. Michael Lyons as Chief Medical Officer. More
February 27, 2015 -- The Memorial Hermann Health System is ending February, which is National Heart Month, by offering tips to prevent a heart attack. More
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February 27, 2015 -- The Texas Medical Board recently disciplined 45 licensed physicians and issued three cease and desist orders. More
February 27, 2015 -- Mental health advocates representing the Gulf Coast Center and the National Alliance on Mental Illness met with Texas State Representative Wayne Faircloth in Austin for Legislative Day. More
February 27, 2015 -- Baylor University today announced that researchers have found direct evidence of gene-exposure link in Gulf War Illness, a condition affecting veterans of Operation Desert Storm. More
February 26, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have identified mechanisms involved in the antibody response to the Marburg virus, a step in developing immunity to the disease. More
February 26, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch on Wednesday hosted an official ribbon cutting ceremony for the new UTMB Galveston Pediatric Primary Care Clinic and Pediatric Urgent Car Clinic at 6416 Broadway. More
February 25, 2015 -- Texas A&M University today announced that the university has received a $2.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to support research aimed at treating potentially fatal brain aneurysms. More
February 23, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital is offering free screenings for head and neck cancers. More
February 23, 2015 -- Guidry News Service recently visited with Dr. Rana Bonds, lead author on a University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston study that found that most patients do not use medically prescribed inhalers and epinephrine autoinjectors correctly. More
February 20, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Health System recently utilized a technique to lower the temperature of a heart attack victim to prevent death and brain damage for the patient. More
February 20, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that it has received a $1.4 million grant to improve rates of human papilloma virus vaccinations among local adolescents. More
February 19, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that it is changing the name its mainland facility to the UTMB Health League City Campus. More
February 17, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital today announced that it has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for the hospital's knee and hip replacement surgeries. More
February 17, 2015 -- College of the Mainland nursing students recently assisted a student suffering from a stroke during a day of clinicals at the school. More
February 16, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital celebrated the official opening of its new Supportive Medicine Outpatient Clinic on February 10. More
February 16, 2015 -- The Bay Area Regional Medical Center in Webster today announced a four-story expansion. More
February 13, 2015 -- The City of Houston, along with the Harris County Healthcare Alliance, will release a newly revised State of Health Report for 2015-2016 on February 18. More
February 09, 2015 -- The Texas Center for Proton Therapy today announced that Dr. Andrew K. Lee has been named medical director at the center. More
February 05, 2015 -- The First Annual Slam LAM 5k Walk, in support of Kathi Hawn, who has a progressive lung disease striking primarily women and which currently has no cure, will be held on March 21 in Houston. More
February 04, 2015 -- The American Heart Association will host various activities in Houston in February in observance of Heart Month. More
February 03, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Prevention and Recovery Center has named Psychiatric Response Team Psychiatrist Donna Rocha, M.D., as Physician of the Year for Behavioral Health Services. More
February 01, 2015 -- A United States Coast Guard rescue helicopter crew medevaced a 51-year-old woman off a Carnival cruise ship approximately 184 miles offshore of Galveston early Sunday. More
January 30, 2015 -- Texas A&M University recently conducted a study to make extended bed rest safer by utilizing volunteers who stayed in bed for 10 days straight. More
January 29, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital on Wednesday announced that the hospital performed more than 10,000 surgical cases in 2014. More
January 29, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston on Thursday announced that a new study shows that flame-retardants may be a contributing factor in preterm births. More
January 28, 2015 -- Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis and State Representative Gene Wu will host a press conference on Thursday at Houston City Hall to announce local events and resources for enrollment in health insurance plans through the Affordable Care Act. More
January 28, 2015 -- The Harris County Hospital District Foundation is seeking community support for its Troubleshooters Immunization Program which provides immunizations to children and the elderly in-need, including the Measles vaccination. More
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