New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia.
Where most just see a big, vacant space JPS sees a location next to their patients that’s easy to access.
A few hundred marchers peacefully made their way through downtown Fort Worth on Saturday supporting the Global Marijuana March.
Texas officials are exploring the possibility of paroling the state’s most infirm inmates to secure nursing homes to save on the high cost of meeting their medical needs.
While coastal residents pack up and flee in the face of Isaac, North Texans are packing up and heading toward the storm.
Dr. Theilen of Dallas is a retired Ob/GYN and despite his medical knowledge he didn’t take West Nile seriously.
A North Texas boy’s running, jumping and riding have improved all thanks to a device the size of an iPod.
The health and human services commissioner has cut his estimate of what the federal health care law would cost Texas by 42 percent.
New parents with dogs and cats sometimes consider giving pets away when a baby arrives, but a new study finds keeping the furry family members in tow may boost a child’s health benefits.
A Texas Medical Association study shows the number of Texas doctors willing to accept government-funded health insurance plans for the poor and elderly is dropping dramatically.
A North Texas doctor accused of running a scheme to defraud Medicare and Medicaid of nearly $375 million has surrendered his medical license.
Some North Texas researchers believe they have found a way to control obesity by manipulating molecules in the heart. Researchers at UT Southwestern have demonstrated, for the first time, that the heart can regulate energy balance.