Bexar County leads the state in babies born with drug withdrawal symptoms and has the third-highest per-capita rate of overdose deaths in Texas.
Since opening in 2010, Morgan’s Wonderland has welcomed more than 1 million people from all 50 states and 70 other countries throughout the world.
Anyone who is 17 and older, weighs at least 110 pounds, and is in good general health may donate blood.
The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas on Friday awarded UT Health San Antonio more than $2.7 million to fund three distinct projects.
Anti-gravity treadmills use differential air pressure developed by NASA which allows patients to defy gravity during physical therapy sessions and helps them exercise without pain.
Despite Medicare and other proposed cuts at the federal level, Bexar County expects that it will be able to continue to provide care for its poorest residents.
The program will give first priority to local graduates from six San Antonio school districts: Edgewood, Harlandale, San Antonio, South San, Southside, and Southwest.
Sixty-two percent of local residents – about 860,000 people – live further than a 10-minute walk away from a park, according to the survey.
In-depth case reviews of 89 of the 118 maternal deaths that occurred in Texas in 2012 found that 80 percent were preventable.
For the first time, the City’s Department of Human Services has set clear goals and timelines to combat quality-of-life issues for the city’s most vulnerable residents.