In the UTHealth Newsroom
With the holiday party season in full swing, deciding what to wear can be the biggest headache. But paying attention to what you eat at such occasions might reveal it’s your diet more in need of a makeover. The good news is experts at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) can help.
For the third year, the UT Physicians Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center is the presenting sponsor of the As One Foundation’s Darling Dash 5K, which is in its ninth year.
Hoping to increase the survival rate for oral cancer, doctors at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are participating in a multicenter, phase one/two clinical trial on a drug-releasing patch designed to shrink tumors prior to surgery.
Proposed study investigating use of atmospheric gas to lessen brain injury in survivors of cardiac arrest
Emergency medicine physicians at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are seeking community input about a proposed clinical trial assessing the efficacy of inhaling xenon, a medical gas, to mitigate brain injury and preserve cerebral function in cardiac arrest patients.
The common cold sore virus has been enlisted in the war against cancer and it proved effective in fighting brain tumors in preclinical studies, reported scientists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) in the journal Nature Communications.
In the MediaThe Hill, 12/12/2018
The Hill ran an op-ed written by Lex Frieden, MA, on the lasting impact of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which the disability rights activist worked to pass with the late President George H.W. Bush.
Rio Grande Guardian, 12/10/2018
Joseph McCormick, MD, MS, was featured in a Rio Grande Guardian story about his stepping down as regional dean at the School of Public Health in Brownsville. Susan Tortolero Emery, PhD, Belinda Reininger, DrPH, Rose Gowen, MD, David McPherson, MD, Maria Elena Rodriguez, Vanessa Saldana, and Lisa Mitchell Bennett were among those quoted in part two of the story paying tribute to his service.
CultureMap interviewed Bryant Boutwell, DrPH, about the biography he wrote featuring the life and legend of James H. "Red" Duke Jr., MD. Visit Houston shared information about the "I'm Dr. Red Duke" book signing yesterday at McGovern Medical School.
KPRC Radio, 12/09/2018
Salman Arain, MD, told KPRC Radio Fifty+ listeners what they can do to avoid the holiday heart syndrome.
Houston Chronicle, 12/09/2018
John Higgins, MD, wrote an article for the Houston Chronicle on how to reduce stress and avoid overindulgence during the holidays.