Maintaining good mental health key during COVID-19 situation

HARLINGEN –As health and government officials both locally and throughout the nation continue to address the situation surrounding COVID-19, health experts are reminding the...

Valley Baptist Health system observes National Doctors’ Day

Valley Baptist Health System celebrates National Doctors’ Day by paying tribute to its physicians for their service, skill and compassion. The observance commemorates the nation's...

Health officials highlight ‘Social Distancing’ as means to combat coronavirus

HARLINGEN –As government agencies and local health departments discuss large scale measures to slow the rate of Coronavirus infections in the United States, local...

Patient experience for new mothers key to Valley Baptist-Brownsville upgrades

While giving birth to a healthy baby is usually the top priority for moms-to-be, both ambiance and comfort often play large roles in a...

Child Life Month highlights importance of making children comfortable during hospital stay

HARLINGEN – Hospitalization can be a stressful event for anyone, but for children, a hospital stay can be especially difficult due to their age,...

Eddie Lucio Jr. falls short of percentage for clear win

Before all the returns were in from Hidalgo County late Tuesday, it appeared District 27 State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. might be able to...

Patient experience for new moms key to Valley Baptist-Brownsville upgrades

While giving birth to a healthy baby is usually the top priority for moms-to-be, both ambiance and comfort often play large roles in a...

Community organizations support Valley Baptist Health System through donations

For Ethel Carlson, quilting truly is a labor of love. Carlson and her fellow members of Winter Haven Border Quilters used their hard work to...

VBMC, stroke foundation to promote education through health festival

HARLINGEN – While February may most commonly be known as heart health month, Valley Baptist Health System and the Stroke Research & Education Foundation...

Importance of cardiac health highlighted during Heart Health Month

HARLINGEN – With February serving as American Heart Health Month, there’s no better time for local residents to take control of their cardiac health. According...