Houston Matters

Helping Those With Serious Illnesses Deal with Stress and All the Other Issues that Come with a Diagnosis

Posted on · On Aug. 27 here in Houston, theAmerican Cancer Society Cancer Action Network(ACSCAN) will host its first Texas Cancer Policy forum dedicated to educating patients, providers and the public about palliative care. Palliative care is specialized care for patients with severe illnesses focused on helping them deal with the pain, stress and symptoms of that illness […]

Houston Matters

Medical Charities Help Houstonians Get the Care They Need

Posted on · Seeking medical care in Houston can be expensive, inside the hospital and out. Some organizations, including hospitals themselves, are offering affordable options for patients. Some hospitals offers financial assistance while outside organizations offer low-cost housing. We learn about some of those options and services in Greater Houston.