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Lallo and Wilkes Appointed to The Arc of Texas Board

By on November 13, 2015 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Lallo and Wilkes Appointed to The Arc of Texas Board

The Arc of Texas, a recognized leader in promoting, protecting and advocating for the human rights and the self-determination of Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities, has named two directors, as well as three returning board members.

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Heart Attack Grill on Life Support, Physicians Wants Plug Pulled

By on January 26, 2013 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Heart Attack Grill on Life Support, Physicians Wants Plug Pulled

The hospitalization of a patron eating a “Triple Bypass Burger” at the infamous Las Vegas Heart Attack Grill, has drawn the scorn of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit dedicated to promoting preventive medicine, better nutrition and higher standards of research.

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Seton’s Garza: Obamacare is Significant Step Towards Better Care

By on June 28, 2012 in Central Texas with 0 Comments
Seton’s Garza: Obamacare is Significant Step Towards Better Care

“The passage of health care reform marked a significant step towards better care for all Americans,” said Jesús Garza, interim executive director for the Seton Healthcare Family.

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A “Muy Caliente” Time in Austin To Benefit Children and Families

By on March 25, 2012 in Health News Texas, Pro Bono with 0 Comments
A “Muy Caliente” Time in Austin To Benefit Children and Families

As the sun set on Austin and the city lights came ablaze, so did the stage at the Austin Music Hall as more than 650 supporters of Any Baby Can crowed the stage to hear the music of Grupo Fantasma at the organizations annual fund raising event.

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Quick Response Code-Enabled Patient Safety Education Launched

Quick Response Code-Enabled Patient Safety Education Launched

Medical errors and mistakes in delivery of care harm or kill patients while costing hospitals billions each year. “Learn How to Be Safe While Receiving Medical Care” is new safety education poster program delivering critical education information directly into the hands of patients and their families and requires no staff time or training.

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Texas Teen Receives Rare Double Organ Transplant

By on March 14, 2012 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Texas Teen Receives Rare Double Organ Transplant

Tyler Nelson, a 17 year old with cystic fibrosis, has lived in Houston for the past 16-months waiting for a double organ transplant of lungs and liver believing that any day organs would become available. During the wait, Tyler spent his time being home schooled and writing an eBook about his experiences.

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African Student’s Circle of Service on the Mercy Ship

By on March 9, 2012 in Featured, Pro Bono with 0 Comments
African Student’s Circle of Service on the Mercy Ship

A young Sierra Leonean woman has made a trip back to the African country of her birth as a volunteer onboard the Africa Mercy, a floating hospital operated by Garden Valley, Tx Mercy Ships. She is alive today thanks to a Mercy Ships medical intervention by one of its doctors almost two decades ago.

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Ragan’s Health Care News Features HealthNewsTexas.com

By on February 28, 2012 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Ragan’s Health Care News Features HealthNewsTexas.com

Nightly dinner in the Lallo household is usually served Roman style, comfortably relaxing in the recliner or upon the couch. The casual mood also serves well for conversation about the day’s activities, problems or successes; and for the Lallos, that usually centers on the topic of health care.

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America’s Three Million Nurses Change Healthcare

By on February 20, 2012 in National Health News with 0 Comments
America’s Three Million Nurses Change  Healthcare

With more than three million nurse professionals in the United States alone, nursing is the largest segment of the healthcare industry and touches every facet of care from the doctor’s office to home care to hospitals according to The UCLA School of Nursing.

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