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Seven Ways to Safely Store Your Guns

Protecting all Texans means knowing how to stop weapons from reaching the wrong hands. In 2017, 3,513 deaths in Texas were due to firearms, a number that has climbed every year since 2011 and exceeds the national rate.  No matter where you keep your gun, it needs to be stored safely when you’re finished using it. There are many choices when it comes to safe gun storage. Determining what’s best for you depends on the […]

DPS Reminds Drivers to Watch for Students Returning to Class this Fall

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) wants to remind drivers to continue to be cautious and stay alert in school zones, particularly this school year with students attending classes on varying schedules. Drivers should slow down in school zones, follow traffic laws and always be alert. Additionally, all Texans should exercise caution around school buses, as well as stop when required, and be mindful of all posted speed limits. “This school year is particularly […]

The State of the Construction Industry webinar set for October 28

The latest techniques, opportunities and requirements for launching a successful career in the construction industry will be covered in a free, online webinar hosted in partnership by Houston Community College’s Architectural Design & Construction Center of Excellence and Skanska, one of the world’s leading construction and development groups. “The State of the Construction Industry” is designed to give those exploring career options in construction – or interested in furthering their existing construction careers – the […]

Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – Cold, Flu, Allergies, or COVID-19?

Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events.   Sniffles and sneezes are common symptoms of cold, flu, allergies, and COVID-19. How do you tell the difference? Chandra Chaudhuri, M.D., a board-certified Family Medicine physician, will discuss the symptoms that set cold, flu, allergies, and COVID-19 apart and how to keep your family healthy and safer during holiday gatherings.    WHEN:    Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 11:30 a.m.  HOW: […]

Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – How to Keep the Holidays Merry and Healthier for Kids

Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events. Children look forward to family traditions and celebrations during the holiday season. Lekshmi Daram, M.D., F.A.A.P., a board-certified pediatrician, will lead a frank conversation about how to manage holiday expectations during the COVID-19 pandemic, provide tips for spreading holiday cheer within your family, and discuss immune-boosting tips for keeping your kids healthier during the holiday season! WHEN:    Wednesday, […]

Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – Bah Humbug: Stress and How to Manage It During the Holidays

It can be difficult to manage holiday stress during normal times. Adding a global pandemic to the holiday season may elevate holiday stress levels even higher. Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events. Behavioral Health specialist Biren Patel, M.D., a board-certified physician of Psychiatry and Neurology, will discuss mental health during the holiday season with tips on how to navigate stressful situations and set healthier […]

Honor Our Veterans this Veteran’s

On November 11th of each year, Americans have honored those men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Services since the armistice which ended World War I was declared on November 11, 1918. Veterans are women and men from our communities who committed themselves carte blanche to the USA in the Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, or Coast Guard and put their life on the line for our freedom. As we honor their […]

Saturday Appointments Still Available at Driver License Offices

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans that Saturday appointments remain available at many driver license (DL) offices across the state. Saturday appointments are specifically for customers to renew or replace Texas driver licenses (DLs), identification (ID) cards and Election Identification Certificates (EICs). Saturday appointments at participating offices will be offered through Dec. 19, with the exception of Nov. 28 due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Offices will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 […]

The number of COVID-19 Cases is Increasing in Our Community

Get Tested for FREE at Any of 10 HCPH Locations Unfortunately the numbers of COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths are increasing once again in Harris County. With flu season starting, local health officials are worried the combination of both diseases in our community could overwhelm our hospitals. Get your flu shot now, continue to take precautions when you are in public and get tested for COVID-19.  Testing is free and there are new testing locations for the […]

Saturday Appointments Still Available at Driver License Offices

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans that many driver license (DL) offices across the state continue to offer appointments on Saturdays — and appointments remain available at offices statewide. Saturday appointments are specifically for customers to renew or replace Texas driver license (DL) and identification (ID) cards. Saturday appointments also include services to renew or replace Election Identification Certificates (EICs). Saturday appointments will be offered through Dec. 19, with the exception of Nov. […]