Tag Archive: treatment

Sep 13 2015

Pet Talk: Seizures In Dogs


Many of us would do anything to relieve our pets of a medical issue, especially if it interferes with their ability to live a normal life. Although the veterinary care field is more advanced than ever, some medical issues remain difficult to predict and treat. Seizures, caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain, continue …

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Sep 12 2015



Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) has become the first hospital in Longview to link its neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with expert UT Southwestern neonatologists staffing the Children’s Medical Center – Dallas TeleNICU program. The TeleNICU program enables neonatologists at GSMC to collaborate on the diagnosis and care for GSMC’s tiniest, critically ill newborns. By …

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Aug 07 2015

Cornyn Introduces Mental Health, Safe Communities Act


Bill Will Enable Law Enforcement, Local Officials to Better Identify and Treat Potentially Dangerous Mentally-Ill Individuals   WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) will introduce legislation designed to enhance the ability of local communities to identify and treat potentially dangerous, mentally-ill individuals. The Mental Health and Safe Communities Act will help fix the …

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Nov 12 2013

Lone Star State-Healthcare: There is no place like home

Some health care once done in a hospital or doctor’s office can now be done at home. It’s just as effective, more convenient and usually less expensive. Medicare pays for health care you receive in the comfort and privacy of your home if you meet certain requirements. To qualify, you must be home bound, under …

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Apr 15 2013

Teen depression: American Counseling Assn. says not to ignore

The recent suicide of Matthew Warren, son of Saddleback Church’s Pastor Rick Warren, has brought renewed attention to the issue of depression and the tragic implications it can have for many young people and their families. Research studies have estimated that one in eight adolescents may be suffering from depression. Unfortunately, only about 30% of …

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Jun 15 2011

Prostate cancer: Most men do not like to discuss it, but should

By Bob Moos, Special to ETR More than 2 million American men count themselves as prostate cancer survivors. Many have early detection and treatment to thank for their lives today. Most men who are diagnosed with prostate cancer don’t like to talk about it. I’ve learned that from friends and family who have been through …

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