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Connecting mind and body: Health Museum combines art and technology to teach visitors about being human

While many Southeast Texans have probably visited Houston’s Museum District, one museum they might have overlooked is definitely worth a visit, especially for those who are interested in the health sciences or simply want to learn more about their bodies.

The John P. McGovern Museum of Health and Medical Science, or The Health Museum in short, is at 1515 Hermann Drive in Houston and is the only museum in the Houston Museum District Association with a Smithsonian affiliation, which makes Smithsonian collections and resources widely available.

Alive & Kicking: LU School of Nursing chair talks about battling breast cancer, and living to buy more heels

Two weeks after achieving her PhD in nursing, Cindy Stinson discovered a lump on her breast.

Although she had received over a dozen mammograms leading up to her cancer diagnosis, it was she who discovered that something wasn’t right and approached her physician.