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Substance and Alcohol Abuse

November 19, 2015 | 333 Comments

A Look inside Substance and Alcohol Abuse Two recovered Austin experts weigh in on these deadly addictions By Sam Jackson Drug and alcohol addiction have wreaked havoc across the world for many years. It’s hitting...

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Are Shingles Chickenpox for Seniors?

November 19, 2015 | 312 Comments

Learn who’s at risk, prevention, and treatment for this painful virus by Katherine Voss Sixty-two-year-old, Walter, had piles of work on his desk, his boss had left several messages to call him back, his wife...

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Shots Fired: Jason Villaba and vaccines in Texas

September 17, 2015 | 263 Comments

“I was just thinking of ways to try to prevent outbreaks from happening in the rest of Texas, to be proactive for a change.” By Sam Jackson Photos by Steve Dement One of the most...

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Just Like That: Malcom Young

November 17, 2014 | 284 Comments

As the distressing news of AC/DC veteran Malcolm Young’s dementia shows, mental illness often takes its toll brutally and quickly. By Sam Jackson It’s a tough day when you’re reminded of how time ravages everything....

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Dallas Buyers Club & Matthew McConaughey

March 17, 2014 | 645 Comments

Matthew McConaughey Shining the spotlight on changing disease & one incredible real-life story By Jaime Netzer Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey dropped close to 50 pounds, stayed out the sun and ate only fish and vegetables...

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