Public health

What the ‘Charlie Sheen Effect’ Did for HIV Rare Entertainment What the ‘Charlie Sheen Effect’ Did for HIV , Writer 11:20am, November 13
Eating Bacon and Drinking Booze Increases Your Cancer Risk by 40% Food and drink Eating Bacon and Drinking Booze Increases Your Cancer Risk by 40% , 2:01pm, February 4
“Flesh-Eating” Bacteria Found in Alabama Waters Across the U.S.A. “Flesh-Eating” Bacteria Found in Alabama Waters 6:31pm, June 27
Anti-vaccine advocate reportedly setting his eyes on Texas elections Rare Houston Anti-vaccine advocate reportedly setting his eyes on Texas elections , Rare Contributor 1:15pm, March 1
Researchers with MD Anderson study reportedly find modified cold virus could help cancer patients Rare Houston Researchers with MD Anderson study reportedly find modified cold virus could help cancer patients , Rare Contributor 10:19am, February 14
New report shows Texas’ infant mortality rates vary widely among ethnicity, ZIP codes Rare Houston New report shows Texas’ infant mortality rates vary widely among ethnicity, ZIP codes , Rare Contributor 10:37am, January 19
Pearland officials’ boil water notice for residents west of 288 lifted this morning Rare Houston Pearland officials’ boil water notice for residents west of 288 lifted this morning , Rare Contributor 10:02am, January 19
Study claims physically fit military recruits are hard to find – especially in the South Rare Houston Study claims physically fit military recruits are hard to find – especially in the South , Rare Contributor 6:46pm, January 14
Make sure you get your flu shot because, according to Walgreens, Texas is the illest state in the nation Rare Houston Make sure you get your flu shot because, according to Walgreens, Texas is the illest state in the nation , Rare Contributor 9:36am, December 31
Afraid of being deported, a new report shows Houston’s undocumented immigrants may be avoiding hospitals Rare Houston Afraid of being deported, a new report shows Houston’s undocumented immigrants may be avoiding hospitals , Rare Contributor 9:13am, December 31
Sunnyvale ISD remains closed after 85 students stayed home with these symptoms Rare Houston Sunnyvale ISD remains closed after 85 students stayed home with these symptoms , Rare Contributor 9:47am, December 14
Parents, doctors worried about possible loss of federal children’s health insurance coverage Rare Houston Parents, doctors worried about possible loss of federal children’s health insurance coverage , Rare Contributor 11:25am, December 9
Possible measles outbreak in Texas county has school officials on guard Rare Houston Possible measles outbreak in Texas county has school officials on guard , Rare Contributor 12:48pm, December 5
Ranked 1st in the state and 12th in the nation, Houston, we may have an HIV problem Rare Houston Ranked 1st in the state and 12th in the nation, Houston, we may have an HIV problem , Rare Contributor 1:11pm, December 1
Houston is reportedly experiencing an outbreak of RSV, putting parents on alert Rare Houston Houston is reportedly experiencing an outbreak of RSV, putting parents on alert , Rare Contributor 1:07pm, November 23
Rabid bat found in Houston apartment complex – again Rare Houston Rabid bat found in Houston apartment complex – again , Rare Contributor 12:49pm, November 23
Maternal mortality rates among African American Texans is causing concern among birthing experts Rare Houston Maternal mortality rates among African American Texans is causing concern among birthing experts , Rare Contributor 10:11am, October 29
The clock is ticking for Congress to reauthorize a ‘lifeline’ to health care for low-income children in Texas Rare Houston The clock is ticking for Congress to reauthorize a ‘lifeline’ to health care for low-income children in Texas , Rare Contributor 11:59am, September 22