Top Headlines This Week

concussion statistics

Concussions should remain a top concern for young athletes

Barely a day passes without reports about the dangers of concussions in sports. The news is rarely good. Take, for example, reports this morning that the NCAA has agreed to a … [Read More...]


Kidney transplant in Fort Worth strengthens brotherly bond

The bond between brothers Aaron and Lee Goggin is stronger than ever after Aaron gave his brother a kidney last week. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports on what was the 1,000th … [Read More...]


Health news headlines for Friday, July 25, 2014

Here’s a sampling of health news articles in Texas and beyond: Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulances currently race to all emergencies with lights and sirens blaring. So if you need … [Read More...]

heart and vascular hospital

On price, quality, heart hospital stands out

The average cost of care for many common heart conditions at Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital (BHVH) in Dallas is significantly lower than other area hospitals, … [Read More...]

knee surgery

George W. Bush’s knee surgery highlights fast joint replacement options

For many patients, a knee or hip replacement can be a major procedure that requires two or three days in the hospital. That was not the case for former President George W. Bush, who … [Read More...]

intensive care

For many patients, life after intensive care includes trauma, nightmares

One intensive care unit patient recalled seeing waves of the open ocean and sensing that someone was underneath her bed at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. Another … [Read More...]