Health & Wellness

Mental Health

The Menninger Clinic Ranks No. 8 Best Psychiatric Hospital in the Country

The Houston mental health care hospital has been recognized in a national list by U.S. News and World Report.

07/29/2021 By Carolina Larracilla

Cultivating Minds

Moody Neuro Breaks Ground on Innovative Facility at Houston Space Park

Construction on the Houston location is slated for completion in 2023.

07/27/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Health is Wealth

Sesame to Offer Free Healthcare to Minimum Wage and Hourly Houston Employees

Here's how you can qualify for this new program.

07/27/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Let’s talk

Menninger Clinic and Health Museum Partner to Host Virtual Mental Health Talk Thursday

The session will focus on how parents can champion minority mental health.

07/21/2021 By Carolina Larracilla

The doctor will see you now

Walgreens and VillageMD Are Opening Dozens of Joint Clinics in Houston

The two companies are continuing their mission to bring coordinated health care to patients.

07/20/2021 By Carolina Larracilla

Deep Roots

Dr. James Morrison Fixes Teeth and Lives

The community-minded endodontist helps Houstonians with more than just root canals.

07/16/2021 By Chris Gray Edited by Laura Furr Mericas

some crappy news

Tips on How to Stay Safe Swimming This Summer 

How to avoid contaminated waters. 

07/12/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Throw it out

Tyson Recalls 30 Chicken Products after Listeria Outbreak

30 ready-to-eat chicken products are being pulled from shelves. 

07/06/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Exercise in the park

6 Free Workout Classes to Try This Summer 

Reclaim your fitness regime.

06/10/2021 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

Big News

FDA Expands Pfizer's Covid-19 Vaccine to Kids Age 12 and Older

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended its emergency-use authorization to include younger ages Monday.

05/10/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

H-Town Running

Can You Keep up with Katy's 50k Record Holder?

Try to stay with ultra-marathoner Calum Neff during the Wings for Life run on May 9.

04/21/2021 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Retain the heat

This California Company Is Looking to Open 20 Infrared Saunas in Houston

The only heat Houstonians won’t mind welcoming

03/16/2021 By Adrianne Reece

Covid sucks

Coronavirus: Lessons Learned 1 Year After Everything Stopped

We recap a year of the pandemic in Houston.

03/11/2021 By Houstonia Staff

the silent killer

What Exactly Is Carbon Monoxide Poisoning?

A fire-safety expert gives us the lowdown on the dangerous gas and how to stay safe from it.

02/18/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Baby, (you are well aware that) it's cold outside

Tips On Staying Warm Through the Rest of This Winter Mess

Suggestions on how to stay warm in Houston until we all get our power back.

02/17/2021 By Raven Wuebker

a high-school biology lesson

Here’s How the Covid-19 Vaccines Actually Work

Houston Health Authority Dr. David Persse explains the science behind the Pfizer and Moderna shots.

01/22/2021 By Catherine Wendlandt

Take your shot

Where and How to Get a Covid-19 Vaccine in Houston

Here’s who qualifies and how to find a provider closest to you. 

01/14/2021 By Raven Wuebker

You Got This

How to Make it Through a 26.2-Mile Run Alone in Houston

You registered. You trained. You will make it through the 2021 virtual Houston Marathon.

01/12/2021 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Stay home, feel fab

3 Ways You Can Prioritize Your Mental Health This Year

You shouldn't have to "white-knuckle it" through these stressful times.

01/01/2021 By Gwendolyn Knapp