BMI vs body weight explained

Getting fit is a popular New Year's resolution. If you're trying to lose weight, are you focusing on the right numbers? Claire Edgemon, senior registered dietitian at Baylor College of Medicine, explains the difference between numbers like BMI and fat percentage.

6 heart-healthy foods

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Everyone is trying to reduce their risk. One easy way is adding six foods to your diet.

Houston man desperately seeking help for open wound after gunshot

He says his jaw is deteriorating, but he can't find medical care, since he doesn't have insurance. He feels like he's stuck in a vicious cycle because he hasn't been able to find a job because of his appearance, which further escalates the problem that he can't get health insurance.

Houston spine surgeon with quadriplegia spreads hope after moving his arms

A prominent spine surgeon in Houston suffered a devastating injury in a bicycle crash at Memorial Park in 2019 that cracked his helmet, broke his back, and he was never expected to move his arms or legs again. With a lot of determination and concentration, he is now able to move his arms.