This year's Medical and Health Section spotlights healthy eating in El Paso, the local nursing shortage, supercomputing and what it can do for El Paso, a Medicare information breakdown and more!

Baby boomers are turning 65 and becoming Medicare eligible at a rate of 8,000 a day. That’s one every eight seconds and a mass of heartburn wh…

Suffering. The very word made doctors uncomfortable. Medical journals avoided it, instructing authors to say that patients “'have’ a disease o…

Good manners and cold-and-flu season share an uneasy relationship, like spell check and Chaucer. Consider, for instance, the pale, disheveled …