E.g., 08/2020
E.g., 08/2020
August 06, 2012 | Dr. Mark Gilger, Gastroenterologist

If it looks pretty, it’s a toy, and if it’s little, it might be candy. Young children will put anything in their mouths, including shiny, highly powerful magnets smaller than a pea.

August 06, 2012 | Nancy Hurst, Director of Women's Support Services

Mom breastfeeding during World Breastfeeding WeekThe first week in August marks the 20th World Breastfeeding Week. Much has happened since the inaugural celebration in 1991 — a tremendous amount of research and experiences by scientists, clinicians and mothers highlighting the benefits of breastfeeding and human milk.

August 03, 2012 | Michelle & Theresa Brown, Mother & Daughter Patients

My daughter Theresa was born with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH) and has grown into a beautiful and smart child with a passion for life and a greater understanding of what it means to be thankful. Below is a short explanation of CDH from Theresa herself:

August 02, 2012 | Dr. Xiomara Santos, OB/GYN

Hormone pillsHormone pills or oral contraceptive pills (OCP), more commonly known as birth control pills, provide many medical benefits in addition to providing contraception. In our pediatric and adolescent gynecology clinic we commonly prescribe them for medical purposes to help with dysmenorrhea (menstrual cramps), menorrhagia (heavy cycles), and irregular menstrual cycles, among other indications.

August 01, 2012 | Dr. Russell Ware, Director - International Hematology Center of Excellence

Dr. Russell Ware, 1st Angola Screening

16,000 babies born in Angola this past year received screening for an oftentimes-overlooked disease thanks to The Texas Children’s Center for Global Health’s new sickle cell disease screening program.