Health

Did a Border Agent just prevent a major agriculture economic disaster?

An extremely rare bug, known only to be found just three times in the United States, was intercepted by Border Patrol on the Texas-Mexico border this…


Beware of counterfeit condoms imported from China

(Special Release from U.S Customs and Border Protection (CBP)— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and…


San Antonio Live Donor Kidney Transplant Program Ranked #1 in the Country

SAN ANTONIO, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Texas Transplant Institute at Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital ranks first in the nation for the number of live…


A natural simple trick to keep ticks away during spring and summer

Spring time brings warmer weather and many of us look forward to heading outdoors and enjoying some sunshine. There are many reasons to go outside…


Get Rhythm When You Get the Blues

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Doctor seeks help from HHS Secretary Price for 71-year-old patient

President Donald Trump and Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price have been making appearances on behalf of the new American Health Care Act that…


President Trump is asking Americans to tell him their stories about Obamacare

President Donald Trump has been holding “listening sessions” with various citizens and groups since he took office to learn from those concerned with issues. TIP…


Controversial chemical pruning of branches along highways called into question

The practice of “Chemical Pruning” by Texas Department of Transportation (TxDot) contractors to kill branches along highways with a toxic defoliant spray makes it easier…


The key to dealing with difficult people is to not let them win and leave with dignity

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Trump trade negotiations with China directly impact your personal safety

Soon after President Donald Trump’s remarks to the joint members of Congress on Feb. 28, critics and mainstream media tore into his comments on fair…


Daylight Saving Time: Ten Top Tips to Survive

The daylight saving time change of March 12, 2017 means most of us will spring forward and advance our clocks one hour. This means an…


Chemical spraying by State threatens health, environment and wildlife along Texas highways

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