• Welcome!
    |
    ||
    Logout|My Dashboard

The Galveston County Daily News : Health

January 25, 2015

Health

Top Story

D’Feet Breast Cancer, Inc. is here to help women

The month of October has been recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness month for several years.

  • icon Posted: January 21

Latest Headlines

Wednesday 01/21/2015
Playing with others is important to a child’s development
Posted: January 21, 2015

The American Academy of Pediatrics in their healthychildren.org website discuss how important play is for children.

Comments (0)
Study: Never-smoking teens are exposed to secondhand smoke in and out of homes
Posted: January 21, 2015

Many teens who have never smoked are being exposed to the health dangers of tobacco.

Comments (0)
Tuesday 01/20/2015
GCHD reports flu is circulating among county residents
Posted: January 20, 2015

The Galveston County Health District reports as in other communities around the country, flu is circulating among county residents.

Comments (0)
Enjoy veggies in a nice smoothie
Posted: January 20, 2015

When a recent freezing cold front blew in, I decided to get out and harvest my winter garden.

Comments (0)
Speak Your Mind event sheds light on mental illness, help
Posted: January 20, 2015

GALVESTON — When Matt Ferree was 19, he felt wrong, like he was losing control. After a year living in an apartment with a group of other young men, he went to his parents and admitted he had a problem.

Comments (0)
MLK award ceremony, luncheon on Jan. 29
Posted: January 20, 2015

Members of the community are invited to attend UTMB’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Excellence in Servant Leadership Award Ceremony and Luncheon on Jan. 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Comments (0)
The altitude gene: A Denisovan gift
Posted: January 20, 2015

Those traveling to the Himalayas have a tough time adjusting to the harsh altitude.

Comments (0)
Wednesday 01/14/2015
Hearing loss in children on the rise
Posted: January 14, 2015

The latest song is blasting through the earphones of the teen’s iPod. It’s so loud the other kids can hear it, even though they’re a good 10 feet away. We’ve all heard the noise: Whether it’s coming from a car radio, a concert, or yes, even those personal music players that are so popular, it seems the volume on life is cranked up and the knob ripped off.  

Comments (0)