Top Headlines This Week

Kraig Parker

Elvis impersonator spreads cheer among cancer patients

The words ‘that’s the wonder, the wonder of you’ echoed throughout the lobby of the Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center. They are words from a song that may be familiar to any … [Read More...]

backpack-safety

Is your child’s backpack too heavy?

Have you ever noticed your child's backpack might be too heavy? As textbooks are piled on for the new school year, it may appear he or she is carrying around a stack of bricks. If you … [Read More...]

woman-441415_1280

Women with dementia decline faster than men, new study suggests

A new study suggests women at risk for dementia may experience cognitive decline two times faster than men, according to researchers. The authors of the study presented their work in … [Read More...]

school transportation

Back-to-school transportation safety: How safe is your child’s daily commute?

With the upcoming school season right around the corner, parents have back-to-school shopping, packing lunches and breaking out backpacks top of mind. But one thing that might not be … [Read More...]

hamburger

Will required menu calorie counts curb eating?

Starting in December 2016, you may notice a change in the menus of your favorite chain restaurants. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), many restaurants will have to list the … [Read More...]

picjumbo.com_HNCK7947

Healthy eating on a budget

Tired of spending half of your paycheck on going out to eat? Want to eat healthy, but are afraid that it will be too expensive? Learn how to stretch the food dollar with healthy eating … [Read More...]