Jun
16
2015

Tropical Storm Bill: Inclement Weather Update no. 6

Tuesday, June 16, 3:51 p.m. Tropical Storm Bill has made landfall Texas Children’s leadership and the Department of Emergency Management are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Bill, which made landfall this morning. The Houston area is still expected to experience up to 8 inches of rainfall. There may be pockets of roadways that will be problematic Read More…

Jun
16
2015

Dr. Peter Hotez – US Science Envoy

Dr. Peter Hotez works with several leaders in his current position, and he’s recently added the leader of the free world to that list. Hotez, who heads the Sabin Vaccine Institute and Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, is also dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He Read More…

Jun
16
2015

Bump Watch: Countdown until our baby daughter arrives

By Janielle Harrison In less than a month, my husband, Terrence, and I will welcome the arrival of our precious daughter, Addison, at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. Her expected delivery date is July 24. While most mothers-to-be discover their expecting after taking a simple home pregnancy test, that wasn’t the case for me. I Read More…

Jun
16
2015

Texas Children’s Urgent Care is on Facebook

Texas Children’s Urgent Care is on Facebook. Like them today to receive the latest news and updates about their locations or follow along with the blog. Texas Children’s Urgent Care was created to respond to the growing need for expert pediatric urgent care. We currently are serving those needs in two Houston-area locations in the Read More…