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Patient Advocates? Really?

I was disturbed by a recent article in the New York Times about the Texas Medical Board. The piece described the decision by the Board to sharply curtail the use of telemedicine in the state. 301 more words

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Texas Bill Would Bar Physicians From Talking Guns With Patients

This is from Bearing Arms.

Bravo Texas it is none of any doctors’ business if I owe a firearm.

This only matters to my wife and children. 379 more words

Physicians: Obamacare Shortchanges Doctors, Patients

As the US population ages, the demand for physicians has increased and communities the country are already experiencing doctor shortages. According to estimates by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the United States faces a shortage of more than 130,000 doctors by 2025. 268 more words

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Tarrant County Student Immunization Information

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW>COM) – School districts across North Texas will be welcoming students back to class Monday.
Has your child received the required immunizations? They may not be able to start the new school year if they don’t have updated immunization. 258 more words

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Border region doctors head to Washington for help

AUSTIN (KXAN) — In Washington Wednesday, Texas doctors who work along the border are talking to members of Congress about what is needed when it comes to the healthcare needs of those making their way into the country. 370 more words

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Texas Medical Group Starts Veterans' Care Registry

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The Texas Medical Association says it’s stepping up to help veterans facing treatment delays from an overtaxed federal Veterans Affairs health care system. 255 more words

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