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Four things you need to know about breast cancer

Four things you need to know about breast cancer October’s awareness month highlights risks  “You have breast cancer,”— four words no woman wants to hear. But more than 246,000 are diagnosed with breast cancer each year. It’s the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the second leading cause of death among women in the U.S., according to the…
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Dell Children’s announces new leadership

Dell Children’s announces new leadership Medical center’s new president, chief nursing officers named Two new key leaders at Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas — the only pediatric level I trauma center in Central Texas — have been named.
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Laughing through Labor

Laughing through Labor Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin offers new pain management option The pains of childbirth are no laughing matter, but a little laughter might be just what the patient orders. Moms delivering at Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin (SMCA) now have the option of using nitrous oxide, or laughing…
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What parents need to know about Austin ISD student health services

What parents need to know about Austin ISD student health services This year marks the beginning of  the 22nd year of Dell Children‘s partnering with Austin ISD to provide student health services in area schools. There are some exciting changes to the model. What’s changing? Here’s what you need to know. School nurses and student health assistants: a team approach to care School nurses are…
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Understanding brain cancer

Understanding brain cancer Ascension Seton brain, cancer experts discuss glioblastoma Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer diagnosis announcement on Wednesday brings one of the most aggressive tumors of all human cancers to the forefront of the public eye. Neurosurgeons from Ascension Seton Brain and Spine Institute — the largest, most comprehensive neuroscience…
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Happy 10th Birthday Dell Children’s

Happy 10th Birthday Dell Children’s Q&A with Meena Iyer, MD As Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas celebrates a decade of service to patients and families, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the meaning of this milestone. Meena Iyer, MD, Chief Medical Officer of Dell Children’s takes a look…
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Dell Children’s Emergency Care now at Ascension Seton Williamson

Dell Children’s Emergency Care now at Ascension Seton Williamson The world-class pediatric emergency care of Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas is now available in Round Rock. Families with infants, children and teens can visit the ER at Ascension Seton Medical Center Williamson to get the same high-quality care of Dell Children’s in Austin. Dell Children’s pediatric emergency experts…
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