Ebola, skin cancer, doctor training changes among this week’s top health headlines

Here’s a sampling of health news articles in Texas and beyond: The largest Ebola outbreak in history is spurring concerns that the deadly virus could make its way from West Africa to America. The Dallas Morning News reports: “Public health officials say the risk of Ebola spreading to the U.S. is low, but some infectious-disease … Continue reading Ebola, skin cancer, doctor training changes among this week’s top health headlines

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 patient, who was treated at a Fort Worth hospital, said she saw helicopters evacuating patients as a tornado approached. For the two women, the memories were painful … Continue reading For many patients, life after intensive care includes trauma, nightmares