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Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

CTMC to host annual BabyFest expo

Central Texas Medical Center will host its seventh annual BabyFest — an exposition of products and services for mothers and babies — from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 24.

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Abbott asks feds for Zika funding, guidance

As Texas braces for a possible Zika virus outbreak via local mosquito populations, Gov. Greg Abbott asked federal health officials Wednesday to review the state’s plan to combat the disease, which has been linked to serious birth...

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Travis County officials confirm first case of Zika virus

Travis County health officials on Thursday confirmed the first case of the Zika virus in the county.

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

Price Center, CTMC offer free weekly series on ‘active aging’

The Price Center will host a weekly interactive health and wellness program presented by Central Texas Medical Center’s CREATION Health Institute beginning next month.

Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Two more physicians sign on with CTMC’s Live Oak Health Partners

Live Oak Health Partners, a physicians network owned by Central Texas Medical Center, has added new two family practitioners to its roster. The group’s 20 primary care doctors and specialists staff clinics and offices in San Marcos,...

Monday, May 19th, 2014

CTMC adds less invasive weight loss surgery to specialties

Central Texas Medical Center for the first time is deploying its da Vinci surgery robot to assist in performing weight loss procedures on clinically and morbidly obese patients.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

Unsolicited Advice: For a healthier heart, get to stepping

In the first entry in the Mercury’s UNSOLICITED ADVICE community blog, Seton Medical Center cardiologist TANNON CARROLL shares simple tips for getting more exercise.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014

CTMC dishing out healthy summer recipes with free cooking class

Central Texas Medical Center will host a free healthy cooking demonstration at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 7 in the CTMC Community Classroom, 1305 Wonder World Drive in San Marcos.

Thursday, February 6th, 2014

CTMC to award $10K in scholarships to locals

Central Texas Medical Center will award ten $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors this year, continuing a program the hospital started in 1997.

Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Animation: How the health insurance marketplace works

The online health insurance marketplace that the federal government launched on Oct. 1 offers dozens of health plans and tax credits. Some consumers have found the application process confusing and technically frustrating. This Tribune animation explains how the...

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