Medical News

A new study looks at the effect of concussions on loss of consciousness and an Austin doctor points out something surprising about the findings. Additional information from the study: Most concussions resulting from player-to-player collisions occurred on the front of the head (...
Texas children will be heading back to school soon and a Central Texas doctor says before they do, they should head to their doctor's make sure their shot records are current. He says “another vaccine recommended for children going into junior high would be the HPV...
With the recent passage of VA reform legislation, the head of the Texas Medical Association says Texas doctors and those across the nation got what they wanted, but time will tell if it does the trick.
A disease that's twice as common as heart disease and affects more than half the population... can lead to serious health problems. But a Central Texas doctor says he has an answer for those who suffer from it. Dr. Hamilton also says people most affected by vein disease are...
A national company, based in Austin, has tapped into a part of the healthcare field that's growing, just like the company.
An Austin-based bio-tech company is doing its part to help win the battle against the Ebola virus.
Another high school football season is around the corner and a local E-R doctor talks about what football players and band members should know to protect themselves from the summer heat.
There's no question technology has improved our lives, but a local psychologist says there are signs it's also having a negative effect, especially on children.
Texas dentists are providing free dental care for residents in Williamson County. For more information contact the Williamson County Texas Mission of Mercy at 512-448-2441 or visit