Posts written by Lauren Silverman

A woman lies in the fetal position.

Speak Your Mind Texas In Denton Thursday Night

Some of the most difficult conversations can be the most challenging. Mental health is no exception. But talking about teen and young adult mental health is fundamental to creating a culture of acceptance and appropriate treatment. That’s why the Texas Department of State Health Services has launched Speak Your Mind Texas. Thursday night, the statewide conversation arrives in Denton.

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As part of the palliative care program at Baylor, Judy Ritchie (left) plays the tone drum for patient Sabrina Booker-Murray.

Join Us “On Call” For Palliative Care 101

It’s time to talk #PalliativeCare.

Managing pain, facing fears and finding support — that’s what palliative care is all about. The concept isn’t new, but the approach to helping patients with chronic illness is still relatively unknown. So as part of a  new collaboration with Baylor Scott & White Health, KERA will be take a deeper look at this healthcare buzzword, first on Twitter this Tuesday, and then in our new podcast series, “On Call.”  Read More

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