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Texas hospitals required to educate new parents on dangers of hot cars

It’s nice to be a step ahead, especially when lives of infants and children could be impacted. Beginning September 1, 2015 Texas will require hospitals to provide discharge education … [Read More...]

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Health experts react to viral “What Happens One Hour After Drinking Soda” graphic

A graphic recently hit viral status, and it's all over a can of soda. This reported graphic claims to illustrate what effects a can of soda has on your body 10 minutes, 20 minutes, 40 … [Read More...]

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Vitamins can’t replace healthy eating

We make decisions every day about the food we eat to fuel our body. Sometimes we look for short-cut solutions and think it will make a difference in our overall health. Although there … [Read More...]

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Dog Days of Summer brings joy, mayor to Plano

On Tuesday, July 21, Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano held its first Dog Days of Summer Parade, which featured 21 dogs in their best summer outfit of the day. You could see the … [Read More...]

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FDA strengthens heart attack, stroke warning for popular painkillers

Before you reach into the medicine cabinet in search of relief for a headache, fever or back pain, you should be mindful of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)'s recent update … [Read More...]

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Vision loss and blindness are among top disabilities in America

Vision loss and blindness are among the top 10 disabilities in the U.S., affecting about 3 percent of Americans. Loss of vision often affects activities of daily living, and can lead … [Read More...]