The announcement comes less than a month after the first confirmed measles case in Travis County since 1989. According to officials, there are less typically less than ten Rubella cases nationwide and are usually associated with international travel.
The hospital is opening on the heels of another new Baylor Scott & White hospital in Buda.
The main strain of the flu virus which is circulating currently doesn’t entirely match up with the flu vaccine that is being administered this year, according to a report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It's a miracle near 51st Street for one 11-year-old girl and her family after she became the first pediatric patient in Central Texas to receive a mechanical heart device.
More than 8 million people have signed up for coverage next year under former President Barack Obama's health care law, the government said Friday, a sign of continued demand for the program amid persistent uncertainty over its future.
"The Force is strong with our newest arrivals!" the hospital wrote.
A federal court found the Obamacare individual mandate unconstitutional and that other parts of the law need further review.
A new study suggests that people are less likely to get the flu or a cold if they already have one of the illnesses.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, six children in Texas have died due to flu-related causes since the flu season has begun.
The Department of Defense has doubled its request for money to find out why veterans are being hit so hard by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS.
An official from the Food and Drug Administration issued a statement announcing that impurities were found in a diabetes drug outside of the United States.
A Dripping Springs family is urging the public to get the Flu shot after their father ended up in the hospital.
A network of Christian pregnancy centers in Texas will be offering contraceptive options next year, according to the Associated Press.
Mayor Steve Adler, council member Greg Casar and U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin) are pushing for not only musicians but anyone in Central Texas who needs health insurance to utilize the Affordable Care Act's marketplace
Steve Curto's wife was expecting their son seven years ago when she suffered a devastating brain injury that resulted in complete memory loss.
According to the CDC, in seasons when the vaccine viruses matched circulating strains, the flu vaccine has been shown to reduce the risk of the flu by 40-60 percent.
The company said Monday that it will close 150 Walgreens-run clinics by the end of the year, but it will keep open more than 200 that are run in partnership with health care providers.
A teen born with a rare condition that typically kills newborns within hours of birth died at age 15 while waiting for a kidney transplant, her family said.
Ayesha Harrison-Jex, the sister of Basketball Hall of Fame center Shaquille O’Neal, has died after a battle with cancer. She was 40.
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said, "Once again, our courts have blocked the Trump Administration's unlawful attempt to trample on women's rights."