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Texas Pregnancy Care Network Proves Unimpressive
Report shows Alternatives to Abortion program to be expensive, inefficient
"...to be diverted from traditional providers of comprehensive family-planning health-care services to so-called "crisis pregnancy centers," unlicensed and unregulated..."

April 18, 2008 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Point Austin: A Blueprint for Mental Health
The Mayor's Task Force issues its report, but the real work is yet to come
"...plow through the "Final Report" of Mayor Wynn's Mental Health Task Force, released last week. It's a dispiriting subject..."

Feb. 4, 2005 News Column by Michael King

Opinion: Coronavirus Is Exposing the Threat the Texas GOP Poses to Public Health
Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez explains why a government that takes care of its people builds a healthier and safer country
"...John Cornyn. Both have supported slashing funding for public health programs at the state and federal level. Additionally, both..."

March 27, 2020 Column by Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez

Lawmakers Do Little to Support Women's Health
When it comes to controlling women's autonomy, facts never matter at the Capitol
"...so as envisioned (and funded) by the federal Affordable Care Act...."

May 31, 2019 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Finding Funds for School Mental Health
Foundations help save 16 campus-based clinics
"...More than a dozen campus-based mental health care facilities that were facing closure in the Austin..."

Oct. 19, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Health Insurance Is a Question of Fairness
"...Dear Editor, Of the State Children’s Health Insurance Program legislation passed recently in the House of..."

Oct. 3, 2007 Postmarks

Worst Fears Confirmed for Women's Health
Family planning providers formally told they've lost funding
"...low-income and uninsured women with access to basic reproductive health care. In Austin alone, funding has been cut for..."

Sept. 2, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Reproductive Health
Funding for reproductive health is intact – as is an increased allotment to Alternatives to Abortion
"...After nearly two weeks of serious nail biting, reproductive health-care advocates are breathing a (half) sigh of relief: On..."

May 29, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

"Rosie's Law" Takes Bold Stand for Choice, Women's Health
Sheryl Cole's bill would cover abortion care for Medicaid enrollees
"...Texan who died after being denied access to abortion care. The freshman rep’s bold House Bill 895 would expand..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Transgender Health Clinic Now Open
Clinic would be Travis County’s first
"...Travis County's first free Gender Care clinic opened March 9. The new medical center, set..."

March 24, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

GOP Targets Women's Health, LGBTQ Community in First Day of Lege Filing
Texas Dems vow to keep up the fight for LGBTQ residents, women
"...R-Corsicana, has introduced the bill version of the proposed Health and Human Services Commission rule that forces women to..."

Nov. 14, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

Health and Human Services: Screw Medicaid – We Need Drug Testing!
"...Institute, expanding Medicaid – as enabled by the Affordable Care Act – would reduce Texas' uninsured population by as..."

Dec. 14, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

More Clarification On CommUnity Care
"...Dear Editor, I work for CommUnity Care and feel some clarification is needed. The William Cannon..."

Sept. 13, 2012 Postmarks

Health Coverage in the Hole
Ranks of nation's, state's, and county's uninsured have been swelling
"...fewer and fewer employers providing their lowly employees with health insurance. Approximately 47 million people didn't have coverage in..."

Oct. 6, 2006 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

ACC Throws Book at Affordable Care Act
Administrators trim adjunct faculty hours to avoid providing health coverage
"...hours cut so their employers can avoid giving them health care coverage, it's usually about big, private companies like..."

Dec. 13, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Large-Scale Health Program Economical
"...to attend his meeting at the VA on Thursday [“Health-Care Hysteria Dogs Doggett,” News, Aug. 7]. It seemed to..."

Aug. 7, 2009 Postmarks

Crisis Pregnancy Center Pushed Out Abortion Provider Whole Woman’s Health
Anti-abortion CPC to replace reproductive health clinic
"...The site of longtime local abortion provider Whole Woman’s Health will now be the new home to Austin LifeCare,..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Post by Mary Tuma

Women's Health: Ideology First!
Texas lawmakers do their part to defund Planned Parenthood
"...The Health and Human Services Commission on April 8 released to..."

April 15, 2011 News Feature by Jordan Smith

To Your Health
Is there something that can be bought locally to treat Candida?
"...of probiotics distributed in North America exclusively by Global Health Trax. Probiotics are those substances that encourage the growth..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
Since my 4-year-old has been in preschool, she has constantly been afflicted by colds and other infections. It just seems like her immune system is stretched too far. She can't swallow pills like my husband and I, but I want to build up her system. Where do I start?
"...A: Sending a child to preschool or day care inevitably means increased exposure to colds, flu, ear infections,..."

July 6, 2001 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Central Health Prop. 1: Opponents' Arguments
"...1) St. David's HealthCare..."

Nov. 2, 2012 News Feature

Mental Health by the Numbers:
A statistical summary of mental health care in Texas.
"..."Priority Population" needing care: 550,000..."

Dec. 20, 2002 News Feature

It Isn't About Health; It's About Ideology
"...coverage for children, and so on [“Anti-Abortionists Want More Health-Care Money,” News, Sept. 5]. It isn't about reality; it..."

Sept. 12, 2008 Postmarks

Health, Wealth, and Happiness on E-Night
Hospital district backers top the list of happy people
"...district that will also bring about a dozen city/county health care clinics and the Austin Women's Hospital under one..."

May 21, 2004 News Feature by Amy Smith

Worried About Impact Of Health Cuts On Women
"...impacted by them: women enrolled in the Medicaid Women’s Health Program. The amendment to HB 1, if carried over..."

April 18, 2011 Postmarks

The People Care; the Problem Is the Government
"...that are advocating for systematic changes and patient mental health safety, and we are called social workers. We are..."

June 14, 2010 Postmarks

To Your Health
What's the difference between a dietitian and a nutritionist?
"...A. Both dietitians and nutritionists are health care specialists who advise people on the relationship between..."

April 29, 2005 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

Clinics Without Care
Council tries to rework its CPC regulations
"...– mainly faith-based groups that do not provide medical care – to post signage stating that they do not..."

Jan. 27, 2012 News Feature by Jordan Smith

To Your Health
Can galvanic skin response tests be trusted?
"...locate meridians, and by psychologists for biofeedback conditioning. Some health-care providers have also used it in their efforts to..."

Aug. 25, 2006 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

To Your Health
My nails were never great, but the last two years I have really suffered from nails that are too soft to hold up to daily wear and tear. I also notice some ridges developing. What can I do to improve them?
"...A. Fingernails reveal a lot about your health and sometimes even people who take good care of..."

Nov. 8, 2002 Column by James Heffley, Ph.D.

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