Contents tagged with children
The positive link between nutrition, physical activity, and academic success
By Katie Barckholtz, M.P.H., R.D., L.D.Director of Health and Wellness, Dairy MAX, Inc.
Healthy behaviors support … more
TMA’s Hard Hats for Little Heads
March, April, May: Three key months for giveaways
TAFP members: Did you know you can give away up to 100 bicycle helmets in your community at no … more
By I. L. Balkcom IV, M.D.
TAFP President 2012-2013
Her name was not important. This little 6-year-old girl I had been called to examine in the emergency room now sat silently, flanked by her mother and mother’s boyfriend.
I was in my third year of residency and was summoned to evaluate this patient who I’d been told had fallen in the bathtub at home. She had a large bruise around her left eye.more
HHSC proposes Medicaid provider rate cut of 1-2 percent starting Sept. 2010
Physicians who treat Medicaid patients could see a 1 to 2 percent cut in their Medicaid payments if the … more
Texas scores poorly compared to other states in new child health care report
Texas was tagged as one of the worst in providing children with quality health care, ranking 46th among the 50 states … more