As Texas reopens for business, this San Antonio teen is scared about the risks of working as a restaurant server

As Texas reopens for business, this San Antonio teen is scared about the risks of working…

B/CS Chamber encourages businesses to take “Recovery Ready” pledge

B/CS Chamber encourages businesses to take “Recovery Ready” pledge B/CS Chamber of Commerce: Are you…

Dr. Hana El Sahly on Remdesivir and How Little We Still Know About COVID-19

Dr. Hana El Sahly on Remdesivir and How Little We Still Know About COVID-19 In…

Know a Healthcare or Frontline Worker? These Companies Are Offering Wonderful Free Stuff to Say Thanks

Know a Healthcare or Frontline Worker? These Companies Are Offering Wonderful Free Stuff to Say Thanks …

Parents Recreate McDonald’s Drive-thru in Lockdown to Give 2-Year-old Her Favorite Birthday Treat (WATCH)

Parents Recreate McDonald’s Drive-thru in Lockdown to Give 2-Year-old Her Favorite Birthday Treat (WATCH) These…

A holistic approach to health

From his role at one of the largest children’s hospitals in the nation to serving as…

TEXAS GARDENING: Growing plants will need more root room

Dear Neil: I have a hibiscus that I’ve put back in the yard. I’m afraid to…

SKIP RICHTER: Roses may look dainty, but these won’t need pampering

This spring has brought an especially outstanding display of roses. Plentiful rainfall and moderate temperatures have…

Medicines for preventing and treating COVID-19

The coronavirus has created chaos throughout the world, and each day brings new reports of more…

4 ways to ease COVID-19-related anxiety

Every few years, the world sees a new virus outbreak that has the potential to transcend…

Texas A&M researchers working with state to model impact of COVID-19

A team of researchers from the Texas A&M University School of Public Health is using data from the…

Focusing on the positive

We have all heard the messages about what we are not supposed to do as the…

Fears of ‘Wild West’ as COVID-19 blood tests hit the market

WASHINGTON (AP) — Blood tests for the coronavirus could play a key role in deciding whether…

Faith Calendar: April 11

Sunday

In resurrection, a lesson for us all

Today is Saturday of Holy Week. As the story from the Scriptures is told, Jesus was…

TEXAS GARDENING: Wrap maples and oaks to protect bark from long lasting sun damage

Dear Neil: I have a red maple tree that has sun scald damage to its trunk.…

SKIP RICHTER: Plants picked for scent

Gardening is such a multi-sensory blessing, providing us delectable flavors, beautiful sights and wonderful scents. No…

Garden Calendar for April 10

The following organizations will not have any meetings or workshops during April:

How to disinfect your home against coronavirus

With the pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus (SARS-COV-2) and concerns about its associated disease, COVID-19,…

Protecting children with asthma from COVID-19

Children diagnosed with asthma are at higher risk for contracting COVID-19, even though their symptoms may…

Nursing students using virtual simulations for patient care experiences

A digital patient named Doris is lying in a hospital bed, recovering from a hysterectomy. A…

A learning experience: Study of methods for teaching biostatistics in public health

Statistical analysis has become a crucial part in public health research and practice. Because of this,…

The Latest: U.N. estimates loss of 195M full-time jobs

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most…

Employers posted solid job openings before virus shutdowns

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted a healthy number of job openings in February, evidence that…

The Latest: US Surgeon General Adams touts social distancing

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most…

The Latest: 3M has OK to send masks to Canada, Latin America

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most…

Why wear face masks in public? Here’s what the research shows

With the coronavirus pandemic quickly spreading, U.S. health officials have changed their advice on face masks…

The Latest: Pentagon: Active duty infections topped 1,000

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most…

Athenahealth plots new path to growth; culture, disruption top priorities

Health IT company Athenahealth Inc. is in the midst of an evolution, with the company announcing…

Austin drug developer gets $1.7M NIH grant

Lung Therapeutics Inc., an Austin-based pharmaceutical startup, has $1.69 million more to pump into the development…

The Latest: Boris Johnson in hospital with coronavirus

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most…

Texas sues company whose Port Neches chemical plant exploded

Towers and tanks were damaged in an explosion at TPC Group’s Port Neches plant in late…

Analysis: It’s still religion even if you’re not congregating in person

St. Mary Cathedral in downtown Austin. Miguel Gutierrez Jr. / The Texas Tribune Editor’s note: If…

Building a culture of health

Reducing rates of chronic disease through health promotion strategies can help build healthy communities and keep…

Telebehavioral Health receives $1.7M for work in schools

A growing number of school-aged children are facing mental health challenges, some severe enough to impair how…

What qualifies as a dental emergency?

As dentists across the nation switch over to emergency-only appointments during the COVID-19 pandemic, patients want…

Fast facts: Stopping the spread of COVID-19

Many states across our nation have issued shelter-in-place or stay-at-home orders. Why is it so important…