February 23, 2011
The Laredo City Council on Feb. 22 approved the donation of 3.9 acres of land located at the Laredo International Airport to The University of Texas System Board of Regents.
February 18, 2011
Cholesterol testing, CPR demonstrations, fitness advice and a kids hula hoop contest are among the activities on tap for the Frio County Heart Health Fair, set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the Pearsall High School Gym, 1900 Maverick Drive in Pearsall. The event is free and open to the public.
February 11, 2011
Obesity among women of childbearing age is increasing worldwide.
February 11, 2011
The South Texas Outreach Foundation of Laredo recently presented a gift of $60,000 to the UT Health Science Center San Antonio.
February 10, 2011
The first patient in a multi-site Phase I study was treated this week with a new type of drug at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio’s Cancer Therapy & Research Center.
February 9, 2011
Probably half of all cancers are preventable, said Ian M. Thompson, Jr., M.D., director of the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at the UT Health Science Center, and tomorrow he’ll discuss how in a free public lecture.
February 7, 2011
Finding could lead to novel drugs that prevent or slow the disease
Deadline Feb. 28 to submit abstracts for Summer Institute on Evidence-Based Practice, Improvement Science Summit
February 3, 2011
Health care professionals, scientists, educators and administrators interested in presenting their research at the Summer Institute for Evidence-Based Practice and the Improvement Science Summit have until Feb. 28 to submit abstracts for consideration.
February 2, 2011
A UT Health Science Center San Antonio physician and author who has been featured on radio talk shows and in newspapers across the U.S. will be the keynote speaker for the UT Health Science Center’s second annual healthy aging conference on March 4.
January 28, 2011
An $890,659 state grant designed to expand the known benefits of exercise to more cancer survivors will kick off a research-based program of Stacey Young-McCaughan, R.N., Ph.D. at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio’s Cancer Therapy & Research Center.