Ice House

How to Throw a Fun, Productive Tamale Party for the Holidays

What to prep, where to get it, and who to assign to masa-spreading duties

11/21/2016 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Travel

A Little Rain Won’t Stop the Party in Puerto Vallarta

If the weather’s keeping you off the beach, there’s plenty more to do in Puerto Vallarta.

11/21/2016 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Travel

Why Bangkok? The Shopping, the Food, and the Two-Dollar Foot Massages

When a place isn’t exactly what you imagined, and that’s a-okay.

03/01/2016 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Books & Talks

Storied City: A Guide to Literary Houston

Who knew Houston was a literary mecca? We did.

01/05/2016 By Gwendolyn Zepeda and Nick Esquer

Lit Inspiration

Happy Endings for a Starving Writer

One writer's journey through Houston's literary landscape.

01/05/2016 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Matters of the Heart

Understanding children’s heart murmurs

05/31/2015 Photography by Charles Ford By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Fate and Faith

A groundbreaking surgery in utero to fight spina bifida

05/31/2015 Photography by Charles Ford By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Bump in the Road

Everything you need to know about kids and concussions.

05/31/2015 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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What Doctors See

Summertime—and beyond—in the ER

05/31/2015 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Kids and Happiness

If they’re happy and you know it...

05/31/2015 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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The Great Antibiotics Debate

The effects of over-prescription

05/31/2015 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Out with the Old

Debunking medical myths, one at a time.

05/31/2015 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Sticky Situation

For one child at Memorial Children’s Hermann, glue could fix a brain and save a life.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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ATVs and Your Children: Dangerous Terrain

All-terrain vehicles are a fun but dangerous pastime. Dr. Samuel Prater of Memorial Hermann shares some tips for responsible driving.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Two Key Nutrition Tips for Kids of All Ages

Dr. Peter Jung, a pediatrician affiliated with Children's Memorial Hermann, shares advice for parents on what their kids should be eating.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Breathe Easier: Monitoring Children’s Asthma

If you don’t know a child with asthma, chances are, you don’t know many kids.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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Sleep Apnea in Children on the Rise

Dr. Cindy Jon, a pediatric pulmonologist affiliated with Children’s Memorial Hermann, shares some warning signs.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

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What’s the Best Choice for Clean Hands?

Hand sanitizer? Soap? Antibacterial Soap? What to choose?

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

H-Town Diary

Race Against Time

A biracial couple conducts a 10-year unscientific study.

12/31/2013 By Gwendolyn Zepeda