Las Cruces Sun-News
Young Las Crucen has two open-heart surgeries after contracting MRSA
Joseph Paz, 19, now leads an active lifestyle of bicycling and swimming after undergoing two open-heart surgeries when he was 16 years old, when he contracted MRSA, an antibiotic-resistant bacteria and type of staph infection.
'We have tears of joy': Baby saved from brain tumor after insurer...
How deadly Ebola has spread across the globe: Health officials try to trace 30,000 linked to death of American victim - as Nigerian film star sparks outrage by fleeing Africa in a mask on first-class flight Missing student Holly Bobo, 20, 'was filmed tied up and crying before her murderer raped her after she was abducted from her home' Teenage ... (more)
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Texas baby's brain tumor benign following surgery allowed by insurer's change of heart
Savannah Snodgrass is seen here after her release from Texas Children's Hospital on Saturday following surgery to remove a life-threatening brain tumor.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Woman accused of assaulting her 12-year-old sister's friend during sleepover
HOUSTON A 12-year-old girl's sleepover at a friend's house turned into a nightmare, according to Houston police.
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Texas Children's Hospital announces new plastic surgeon
His unique expertise will allow him to play an integral role in growing the department.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Baby youngest to have heart transplant at Texas Children's Hospital
Little Juliana and mother Riki Graves look like any typical mother and sleeping baby going for a checkup at the doctor's office.
My conversation with Dr. Jennifer Arnold from TLC's 'The Little Couple'
Dr. Jennifer Arnold, the medical director of the Pediatric Simulation Lab at Texas Children's Hospital, and star of TLC's "The Little Couple" Arnold, who many may recognize from her popular TV show "The Little Couple" on TLC, and I discussed several different topics of her life - from her skeletal dysplasia and the challenges and differences she's ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Texas baby released from hospital after undergoing emergency brain surgery
The six-hour surgery on July 11 came after her health insurance company reversed a decision that had denied her surgery at her family's preferred hospital.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Texas baby slowly improving following emergency brain surgery, family says
The six-hour surgery came after her health insurance company reversed a decision that had denied her surgery at her family's preferred hospital.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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Texas Children's Hospital announces the first use of extracorporeal liver support therapy in Texas
The hospital now offers the Molecular Adsorbent Recirculating System , a liver dialysis therapy, which helped a 9-year-old patient with hepatic coma become healthy enough to be a candidate for liver transplant.
Surgery for Savannah Insurer relents, OKs tot's surgery
Baby Savannah, left, is undergoing emergency brain surgery Friday at Texas Children's Hospital after her mother, Tessa Snodgrass, right, battled her insurance company when they initially denied coverage.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Kyra says her experience helped her decide to become an eye surgeon
A glass eye is not holding one Douglass teen back from living out her dreams of becoming an eye surgeon.
Texas insurer won't pay for baby's doctors to perform brain surgery, family claims
Savannah, pictured in a photo provided by her family, was scheduled for emergency brain surgery at Texas Children's Hospital on Tuesday.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The newly established laboratory is part of the Neuroscience community at that strives to understand the fundamental principles of the nervous system and the pathogenesis of neurological diseases with the ultimate goal of developing treatments.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Texas Children's Heart Center welcomes two new physicians...
Today, Texas Children's Heart Center is excited to announce the addition of two new members to its Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program team: pediatric and adult cardiologist, Dr. Peter Ermis, and pediatric and adult cardiologist, Dr. Wilson Lam.