Recently, the American Pediatric Surgical Association Board of Governors issued a Position Statement on firearm injuries and children.
Likely you have faced some tough communication challenges. A supervisor, child, spouse, friend or coworker may be the source of distress as you try to communicate effectively to encourage some change in their behavior for the good of the team, the family and the relationship.
Remember the children’s song that goes, “the shin bone is connected to the knee bone; the knee bone is connected to the thigh bone …?” How about a modern update? “The gum bacteria are connected to the brain tissue.” A recent study now connects a bacterium associated with gum disease and Alzh…
Two professors at the University of Texas Medical Branch are among the 27 recipients of The University of Texas System Board of Regents’ 2019 Outstanding Teaching Award.
It’s that time of year again when everyone is thinking about fireworks. Summer Safety Tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics have reviewed fireworks.
”We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.” — Ray Bradbury
Each year, the Good Samaritan Foundation honors excellence in nursing in six categories, awarding nursing’s “best and brightest.” The award recognizes nurses who are leaders at the bedside and offer extraordinary and compassionate care and service. Nurses are nominated by their peers for the…