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Coastal Bend Health Education Center News

CBHEC helps those affected by Hurricane Harvey

People receive supplies
Red Cross gets donations
Residents receive supplies

Hurricane Harvey brought unprecedented destruction across the Coastal Bend, especially to small communities such as Rockport and Port Aransas. Seeing the devastating impact this storm brought to South Texas, Coastal Bend Health Education Center (CBHEC) initiated an effort to help residents begin the road to recovery.

Read more: Hurricane Harvey relief (with infographic)

More CBHEC News

CBHEC offering counseling to those with diabetes

Diabetes Counseling

The physical effects of diabetes can take a toll on one's mental well-being. CBHEC is offering counseling to those who would like assistance.

Read more: Diabetes counseling

How to identify and control asthma symptoms

girl using inhaler

As the weather gets cooler, Selina Lopez, RRT, Health Educator for Healthy South Texas, talks about how to identify symptoms and triggers to stay on top of asthma.

Read more: Asthma symptoms and triggers

More than 400 Brazoria county residents visit expo

lake jackson expo

Texas A&M Healthy South Texas hosted its Healthy Families, Healthy Communities Expo at the Lake Jackson Civic Center in Lake Jackson on August 5.

Read more: Expo in Lake Jackson

What are the different types of asthma medications?

Boy using inhaler

For those with asthma, doctors oftentimes prescribe different types of medications. Know the difference between quick-relief and long-term control meds.

Read more: Differences between asthma medicines

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