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Ascension’s Seton Medical Mission at Home Provides Needed Heathcare for Hays Residents

By on January 29, 2017 in Central Texas, Featured, Pro Bono with 0 Comments
Ascension’s Seton Medical Mission at Home Provides Needed Heathcare for Hays Residents

The Ascension Medical Mission at Home and Seton Healthcare Family brought to Hays County, the product of more than 500 volunteers and community organizations to meet the medical needs of residents.

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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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Minimal Invasive Laser Surgery Gives Hope to Epilepsy Patients

By on June 18, 2016 in Featured, Health News Texas with 1 Comment
Minimal Invasive Laser Surgery Gives Hope to Epilepsy Patients

A new minimally invasive laser epilepsy surgery is being performed for the first time in Central Texas, giving new hope to epilepsy patients who are non-respondent to traditional medication.

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Easter Seals Central Texas Brings “Day of the Dead” To Life With Austin Celebration

By on September 6, 2015 in Central Texas, Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Easter Seals Central Texas Brings “Day of the Dead” To Life With Austin Celebration

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Day, is a Mexican holiday recognized around the world, but leave it to Austin to bring the Day of the Dead to life for a good cause with music, cultural performances, art, kid’s activities and lots and lots of great food and drink.

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FDA Sets Comment Period for Seafood Guides for Pregnant Moms

By on January 27, 2015 in National Health News with 0 Comments
FDA Sets Comment Period for Seafood Guides for Pregnant Moms

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have developed a new analysis supporting and encouraging pregnant and nursing moms to eat in a manner consistent with the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommendation to add seafood to their diet.

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Telling “Tail” Told by Texas State and Seton Family

By on October 2, 2013 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Telling “Tail” Told by Texas State and Seton Family

Bobcats are known for having short, bobbed tails, but Boko, the mascot for Texas State University in San Marcos, had a tail the length considered uncharacteristic for the breed. The solution, cosmetic surgery at Seton Medical Center Hays in nearby Kyle.

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New Seton Technology Links Cancer Specialists Across Central Texas

By on February 17, 2013 in Central Texas, Featured with 0 Comments
New Seton Technology Links Cancer Specialists Across Central Texas

As advances in cancer treatment have saved millions of lives, patients are now faced with more complex treatment decisions than ever before. Using state-of-the-art video technology (telemedicine) and nurse navigators the Cancer Care Collaborative (CCC) at Seton Medical Center Austin is enhancing the way physicians coordinate cancer care for their patients.

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Dell Children’s Uses New Technology for Wellness and Obesity

By on January 7, 2013 in Central Texas, Featured with 0 Comments
Dell Children’s Uses New Technology for Wellness and Obesity

Wearing a medical mask and dragging an IV cart, 10-year old Madeline Gambrell entered the crowded room followed closely by her masked six-year old sister Savannah and father George. She and her sister immediately sat at a table filled with Dell’s latest tablet and began playing the Coloring Bratz Dolls game.

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Care-A-Van Rides Into Sunset, New Version Rises with Sun

By on October 1, 2012 in Central Texas, Featured with 0 Comments
Care-A-Van Rides Into Sunset, New Version Rises with Sun

For years, Seton Edgar B. Davis Hospital in Luling has operated the Children’s Care-a-Van, a mobile home-size doctor’s office on wheels that travels regularly to Caldwell County schools and churches and provides affordable health care to low-income children up to age 18 who otherwise do not get medical services.

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Students Urged to Keep the Lid on Sodas

By on September 9, 2012 in Central Texas with 0 Comments
Students Urged to Keep the Lid on Sodas

Can you go a day without a Dr Pepper? Several days without Sprite? A month without Mug Root Beer? That is the challenge Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas and the Austin Independent School District (AISD) are putting before students and their families – in effect, Don’t Do the Dew.

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