Health

Significant Tornado Threat
Storm Warriors™ believes no one should die from a tornado™. The storm chasing family and team is trained in CPR and search and rescue because they’re often first on the...
UT Health Northeast medical professionals receive more than $1...
Tyler, TX — Four healthcare professional at UT Health Northeast have been awarded $1.06 million in grants to help Northeast Texans access healthcare resources. They are...
Free Health Fair This Saturday In Tyler (March 19) - Hosted by UT...
Spring Into Good HealthTyler, TX — In recognition of Colon Cancer Awareness Month, UT Health Northeast and The Mentoring Alliance are sponsoring a FREE, fun-filled “Spring...
Palestine readies Zika prevention through mosquito spraying
PALESTINE, Tx. (March 15, 2016) - The City of Palestine is working to combat the spread of the Zika virus as summer approaches. Currently, city health officials are ready...
THECB Awards GME Expansion Grants
Texas Hospitals Look Forward to...
AUSTIN, Texas—(Feb. 25, 2016) Twenty-three Texas medical schools, hospitals and health systems have been awarded $49.2 million in grants from the Texas Higher Education...
Zika Virus News Conference - Thursday, February 4 at 11 a.m. at UT...
TYLER, TX – To address concerns regarding potential exposure to the Zika virus, a panel of physicians and other health experts will hold a news conference in the...
Free Diabetes Classes at UT Health Northeast Beginning February 9
Series of free Empower diabetes education classesat UT Health NortheastIf you or a family member has diabetes, you are encouraged to learn more, get connected, and get on...
Eating to Stay Trim
Have you ever wondered why some people can eat rich foods and never gain weight while others can look at a piece of cheese and gain five pounds? Some would try to explain...
BENEFITS OF SELF-HELP GROUPS
The benefits of self-help groups have grown enormously over the last decade—and for good reason. Researchers, participants, and physicians all recognize and appreciate the...
Ellis Honored With THA Political Action Award
AUSTIN (Jan. 22, 2016) – Elmer Ellis, FACHE, president and chief executive officer, East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System in Tyler is the 2015 HOSPAC Star...
Ladies Exercise Classes
Regular exercise and physical activity are extremely important and beneficial for long-term health and well-being. Statistics show that significant health benefits can be...
UT Health Northeast scientists awarded research grants totaling...
Tyler, TX — Four scientists at UT Health Northeast have been awarded a total of $2.1 million in competitive research grants. They are Vijay Rao, Ph.D; Krishna...
Diabetes and Muscle
Diabetes is a condition that does not allow the body to utilize insulin. In the past 15 years, great advances have been made to understand how insulin is used to help with...
Assistive Technology Workshop
Hearing loss affects millions of people for many different reasons – age, illness, injury, loud working conditions, and military service are but a few among them. However,...
Tips on Joining a Fitness Facility
Losing weight is one of the most common resolutions after enjoying tasty holiday treats. If you’re pledging to lose pounds this year by joining a gym, BBB recommends asking...