Free Screening Mammograms to Underserved Women

ANAHUAC – Mammosafe is proud to announce that it has received a generous grant from GreaterGood.org to perform screening mammograms for underserved women who live in Chambers, Harris, Jefferson or Liberty Counties free of charge! Mammosafe is partnering with GreaterGood.org, The Breast Cancer Site and the 501 c 3 Bayside Healthcare Foundation to provide this…

JUNE is Men’s Health Month!

Anchored by a Congressional health education program, Men’s Health Month is celebrated across the country with screenings, health fairs, media appearances, and other health education and outreach activities. The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.…

Acres of Angels hosts Diabetes Walk

  HOUSTON – “Walk the park, to bring light to the dark, for those who are threatened by the bark of Diabetes” is the mission that the Acres of Angels were recently on at Lincoln City Park, located at 979 Greenshaw, 77088. The Acres of Angels hosted its 3rd walk benefiting diabetes-related efforts for minorities…

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

Confronting Autism Spectrum Disorders

April is recognized as National Autism Awareness Month. It is a time set aside to promote the acceptance of Autism and to acknowledge the patients, families, and caregivers impacted by the condition known as Autism spectrum disorder. While researchers have made strides based in scientific discovery of developmental disorders, additional public health education is necessary…

The Supreme Court must uphold the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, the signature piece of legislation passed by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama, is being challenged once again by opponents of the landmark legislation. Since its inception the law has made healthcare coverage available to millions of Americans who could not afford to purchase insurance for themselves and…