VIDEO: Cancer patients participating in 'Great Getaway' on Lake Palestine

Seventy East Texas cancer survivors are participating in East Texas Medical Center Cancer Institute’s annual “Great Getaway” retreat through tomorrow at Pine Cove on Lake P 23 April 2014 [03:43 PM]

Eastern medicine meets East Texas

Roy Durrett, 50, has lower back pain, shoulder pain and has had diabetes for years. On Wednesday, he laid still on a table at Tyler Acupuncture and Wellness for the second time that week. 19 April 2014 [07:49 PM]

Center spreads wellness: Opened in October, it offers help, screenings, disease education

Linda Rhymes felt jittery and shaky at the grocery store. The 60-year-old Tyler resident, who is diabetic and had a blood glucose level of 56 at the time, said she knew what she needed to d 18 April 2014 [07:37 PM]

VIDEO: Treatment gaps endangering cops, mentally ill

As states slash funding for mental health services, police officers are interacting more than ever with people suffering from schizophrenia and other serious disorders of the mind. The conse 10 April 2014 [11:54 AM]

Experts decode germs' DNA to fight food poisoning

WASHINGTON (AP) — Chances are you've heard of mapping genes to diagnose rare diseases, predict your risk of cancer and tell your ancestry. But to uncover food poisonings? The nation's 06 April 2014 [03:23 PM]

                    

VIDEO: Shifting Expectations - Staying active key for growing demographic

Travis Keel, 75, of Tyler, is a hero for his peers. Each week, he takes car loads of seniors to the Tyler Area Senior Center Association for fun and fellowship. While there, they socialize 05 April 2014 [11:29 PM]

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Eastern medicine meets East Texas

Roy Durrett, 50, has lower back pain, shoulder pain and has had diabetes for years. On Wednesday, he laid still on a…

19 April 2014 [07:49 PM]
Weighing In: ‘Real is the new natural’

I like a health "how-to" book that cuts to the chase — one that sheds light on things I struggle with. I’ve bought Michael Pollan’s books, an author and journalist who lays out the basics about eating. He says we…

19 April 2014 [07:34 PM]
Weighing In: Cutting out the sugar together

I’ve written much about the evils of sugar already, but I think there’s plenty more to bring to the table. If I struggle with it, I know someone else does, too. So here it goes. This week our company began…

12 April 2014 [05:48 PM]