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CHRISTUS Good Shepherd to Host “Remembering Our Babies” Event Oct. 15

In honor of National Prematurity Awareness Day, October 15, CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System will host this reflective event to aid in the remembrance and healing for families who have experienced this loss. The event is open to the community and/or anyone who has experienced the loss of a child through miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death.

September 21 is National Concussion Awareness Day

During fall in East Texas, youth sports is a popular pastime, and medical specialists say participants, parents and coaches should be very aware of the potential and potential hazards of concussions. Children with undiagnosed concussions are at risk for another one and longer recovery times.

"Youth Sports: Playing it Safe” Free Seminar Set for August 16

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System will present a free community seminar, “Youth Sports: Playing it Safe,” from 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 16, 2018, at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living (3133 Good Shepherd Way).

CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Expands Pain Management to Marshall

Patients in Marshall now have the chance at relief from chronic and acute pain with the expansion of CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Pain Management and the practice of Rajashekar Lakkadi, M.D., FIIP, and Carmine Vincifora, M.D., to a new location in Marshall.

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Longview Receives NICU Level III Designation

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center – Longview’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), the first NICU to open in the Northeast Texas region, has been officially accredited as a Level III NICU by the Texas Department of State Health Services. This three-year designation acts as official recognition of the facility's commitment to meeting the requirements of national and state standards for Level III neonatal ICUs.