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Hunger Still a Problem in Harris County

Posted on · Today is the fourth annual national Hunger Awareness Day, a time when food bank officials in Harris County are seeing increased demands on their services. It’s estimated that 250,000 children in Harris County live in poverty, and are likely “food insecure”, or in laymen’s terms, hungry. The Houston Food Bank serves around 230,000 people and […]

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UTMB Researchers Treat Ear Infections Without Antibiotics

Posted on · Researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston say a “watchful waiting” approach to treating some childhood ear infections might be just as effective, and more wise, than using traditional antibiotics. Their study could lead to new strategies in slowing the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The study included 223 children with non-severe ear […]

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Haunted Houston

Posted on · KUHF Reporter Jack Williams takes a tour of Houston’s haunted hot spots. At more than 160 years old, Houston is a city with a lot of history, and some say more than a few ghosts and spirits. KUHF’s Jack Williams took a tour of the city’s most haunted destinations recently and reported on what he […]