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Spotlight on National Cancer Survivors Day: Expert and Compassionate Care Help Lillian as she Battles a Glioblastoma

By Alexandra Becker Mike and Erin Callahan can recall the date without hesitation: September 10, 2019. It was the day their daughter had a seizure during class. Prior to that Monday, Lillian, who was just nine years old at the time, had been a picture of health. Active, happy and social, her parents would sometimes [Continue Reading]

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Spotlight on National Stroke Awareness Month: Time is Brain

By Dr. Faraz Javed , Performance Improvement Coordinator for Stroke and Chest Pain at Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital Forty seconds. What does it mean to you? How long is it? Is it how often you check your phone for social media updates? Is it how frequently you refresh your patient list? Or, is it how [Continue Reading]

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With Long-term Side Effects of COVID-19 Still Unknown, Pediatricians Urge Parents to Get Children Vaccinated

By Alexandra Becker Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 15. Public health experts and pediatricians welcomed the news, noting that widespread vaccination in all age groups will be required to bring the pandemic under control. By late Wednesday, after [Continue Reading]

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