Health


Long-lasting treatment drug could slow the opioid crisis

March 10, 2020

Researchers are developing an anti-opioid drug to protect against overdose for weeks or longer.



Dr. Jason Bowling discusses the latest on coronavirus, how to prevent it

March 3, 2020

Dr. Jason Bowling, an infectious diseases specialist, answers questions about the coronavirus and shares tips to stay healthy.


KENS 5: Steps to take at home and in public to avoid coronavirus

March 2, 2020

Dr. Fred Campbell explains how coronavirus can spread and what people should do to prevent getting sick. Watch the interview.


South Texas dementia public event

‘Reasons for Hope’ in the fight against dementia

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of community members listened to several of the world’s leading experts discuss reasons to be hopeful in the fight against dementia at the South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference public event.



Dental clinic for Edgewood ISD

Dental students give second graders something to smile about

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of Edgewood ISD students received free dental care from dental students and residents.



News 4: Local doctors get $7.2M to fight opioid crisis across Texas

February 20, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Sharpe Potter is leading the statewide collaborative, called Texas Medication for Opioid Use Disorder.