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More than 45,000 March in Austin in Support of Women and Family Rights

By on January 21, 2017 in Central Texas, Featured, Health News Texas with 0 Comments
More than 45,000 March in Austin in Support of Women and Family Rights

More than 45,000 men, women and children of all ages crowded into downtown Austin on a bright Saturday afternoon for the Women’s March on Austin.

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Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

By on July 7, 2016 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Wireless Technologies Save Lives and Money for Healthcare Providers

The 13-year-old boy watched frantically from the bank of the Colorado River as his dad struggled to free himself from the flood-swollen waters. Clutching his cell phone the boy dialed 9-1-1. When the dispatcher answered, she tried to get him to relay the location of the location of his party on the river, but the boy had no idea. Fortunately, he didn’t have to.

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Summertime Safety Tips from the Center for Disease Control

Summertime Safety Tips from the Center for Disease Control

It’s summertime, and that means it’s time to go outside and enjoy the weather. The return of warmer temperatures brings thoughts of freedom, relaxation, exploration, and being closer to nature.

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Spinal Cord Injury Patients Conquer Fear One Step at a Time at Seton Recovery Center

By on July 1, 2016 in Featured, Patient Care with 4 Comments
Spinal Cord Injury Patients Conquer Fear One Step at a Time at Seton Recovery Center

For spinal cord injury patients fear is a part of everyday life, especially the fear that they may never have the life they once enjoyed. As a quadripertic Daniel Curtis faces that fear daily from his wheelchair.

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E-Bra, A Life Saving Two Cup Recipe for Radiation Exposure

E-Bra, A Life Saving Two Cup Recipe for Radiation Exposure

When the Chernobyl nuclear power plant ruptured in Ukraine in 1986, Dr. Elena Bodnar was brought in to treat victims of radiation poisoning and to study the consequences of radiation exposure.

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Shrimping Part of Sabrina Galloway’s Life After Father’s Death

By on March 27, 2016 in Featured, Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Shrimping Part of Sabrina Galloway’s Life After Father’s Death

Trapped in the engine room of her father’s capsized shrimp boat for more than four hours while struggling to stay alive with her father’s lifeless body somewhere beneath the murky waters of Galveston Bay, 19-year-old Sabrina Galloway has good reason to hate her father’s boat, hate shrimping, hate Galveston Bay and hate a passion that has been a part of her life since a little girl.

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Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare According to Research

By on February 15, 2016 in National Health News with 0 Comments
Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare According to Research

Mobile technology will play a significant role in the provision of healthcare services globally the growth of the mHealth market will lead to a revenue opportunity worth US$23 billion by 2017.

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Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

By on September 29, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

If you have stable cardiovascular disease, it is more than likely that you can safely engage in sexual activity, according to an American Heart Association scientific statement.

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MediSend International Educational Expansion

By on September 1, 2015 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
MediSend International Educational Expansion

With the initiation of a capital campaign to raise funds for the expansion of the Medisend Global Education Center, the Board of Directors of MediSend International remains committed to the groundbreaking program it has created.

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ExxonMobil Teams with MediSend to Transform Chad Healthcare

By on December 1, 2014 in Corporate Health, Health News Texas with 0 Comments
ExxonMobil Teams with MediSend to Transform Chad Healthcare

MediSend International, in a philanthropic partnership with ExxonMobil, is delivering a program to transform healthcare in Chad through education in biomedical technologies.

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