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Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 09:46 AM CDT

Smaller Incisions, Better Backs

Smaller Incisions, Better Backs

New minimally invasive lumbar surgery helps patients with troublesome back pain.

Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 06:17 PM CDT

Patients Find Results With Bariatric Surgeries

Patients Find Results With Bariatric Surgeries

One North Texan found success with a bariatric surgery she says gave her a "second chance at life."

Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 08:52 AM CDT

Still Cycling at 96 Years

Still Cycling at 96 Years

96-year-old cyclist Sam Cohen may be taking things a little slower these days but he still clocks hundreds of miles on a stationary bike each week.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 06:55 PM CDT

Caring Canines Help Patients in Plano

Caring Canines Help Patients in Plano

From day surgery waiting areas to the rooms of expectant mothers on bed rest, volunteers with "Caring Canines" are becoming common companions at Texas Health Plano.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 11:55 AM CDT

Study: Acupuncture Helps with Pain

Study: Acupuncture Helps with Pain

Researchers concluded that the needle remedy worked better than usual pain treatment and slightly better than fake acupuncture.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 11:49 AM CDT

Whooping Cough Warning from Dallas Family

Whooping Cough Warning from Dallas Family

A Dallas family is warning others after whooping cough swept through their home.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 11:59 AM CDT

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Women Help Cancer Patients With "Bosom Buddies"

Bosom Buddies of Wyoming began meeting regularly about a year ago, and volunteer knitter Cathy Jones has been knitting the alternative prosthetics ever since.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 08:02 AM CDT

Hospital Goes High Tech

Hospital Goes High Tech

New apps, monitors and software work together to improve your hospital stay. A new state-of-the-art hospital in Fort Worth, Texas is using technology to make health care more convenient for patients.

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 07:04 PM CDT

Hospital Project Encourages Young Cancer Patients

Hospital Project Encourages Young Cancer Patients

Miami Children's Hospital's "Bald, Brave, Beautiful" project helps children like Alberto Hernandez, battling bone cancer, to empower themselves through the noticeable side effect of hair loss in...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 at 06:57 PM CDT

Bare Military Wives Raise PTSD Awareness

Bare Military Wives Raise PTSD Awareness

Military wives are taking a bold, bare approach to raise awareness about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). "Battle Bare," a photo campaign on Facebook looks to become a fully pledged...

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