Moms: Are you getting the medical tests you need to stay healthy and prevent illness?

You make sure your kids and husband get to the doctor to get the tests and medical attention they need. But what about you? What medical tests should you be getting to stay healthy and prevent illness? Scott & White obstetrician/gynecologist Pamela Greene, MD, offers women some advice on how to determine what medical screenings … Continue reading Moms: Are you getting the medical tests you need to stay healthy and prevent illness?

Meet Hunter Reed

Two years ago, when she was almost 38 weeks pregnant, Sabrina Reed became alarmed by her baby’s sudden inactivity in her womb. The wife of Army Staff Sergeant Travis Reed, now stationed in Kuwait, Mrs. Reed contacted doctors at Fort Hood’s Darnell Army Medical Center. Within a few hours after arriving at the hospital, she … Continue reading Meet Hunter Reed

B-o-t-o-x could spell relief for urinary incontinence patients

When you think of someone who’s had Botox, you’re probably imagining someone who could qualify for one of those Real Housewives shows. But, the wrinkle-reducer has also proven itself to help treat a number of medical problems, including urinary incontinence. The Food and Drug Administration recently approved the drug to treat overactive bladders in people … Continue reading B-o-t-o-x could spell relief for urinary incontinence patients

Infertility: Find out what it is, how it’s diagnosed, and Scott & White’s treatment success rates

When College Station resident, Kristi Sikes, and her husband got married, they dreamed that they would be able to become parents. But after nine years of trying to get pregnant naturally, all they had was frustration and heartbreak. “Infertility is a very stressful situation, primarily because it’s unplanned,” said gynecologist Sheila H. Bonds, MD, Scott … Continue reading Infertility: Find out what it is, how it’s diagnosed, and Scott & White’s treatment success rates