Houston Matters

How Can I Get My Kid to Eat Healthier?

Posted on · We discuss efforts to develop healthier eating habits among Houston’s children, as we talk with Gracie Cavnar, Founder and CEO of the Houston-based Recipe for Success Foundation.We learn about the foundation’s nutrition education efforts, and discuss ways to make our youngest Houstonians smarter food consumers. And we welcome your questions about how obesity impacts a child’s […]

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Answering Your Children’s Health Questions

Posted on · If you’ve got kids, you probably have questions about their health that you haven’t had time to ask your doctor. Well, here’s your chance to get some answers — without the copay. We welcome your children’s health questions for pediatrician Dr. Mfon Ekong. She’s an assistant professor of pediatrics at The University of Texas Health […]


TCH Protecting Children for Thirty Years

Posted on · Every 10-seconds a child is reported as abused or neglected in the United States, and every day four children die as a result of abuse. A program at Texas Children's Hospital celebrates 30-years of evaluating kids who may have been abused or neglected. The program is a vital link in the detection and prevention of child abuse. Pat Hernandez has the story.