September 3, 2010
A blood test to diagnose which heart attack survivors will suffer heart failure is the goal of a new five-year, $11.6 million contract to the UT Health Science Center San Antonio from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).
September 3, 2010
A long-term study of women with a genetic predisposition for breast or ovarian cancer showed that those who elected major preventive surgeries had a significantly reduced risk of those cancers.
September 1, 2010
Killing cancer isn’t as simple as shooting sporting clays out of the sky, but lining up teams to do just that is one way Vulcan Materials employees and their families contribute to the fight against cancer.
August 31, 2010
A $150,000 grant will enable Sandra Adams, M.D., M.S., of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, to create Web programs that teach primary care providers about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
August 27, 2010
More undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds may consider entering the UT Health Science Center San Antonio nursing program, thanks to a new mentoring and support program.
August 19, 2010
It’s Laredo, not Hollywood, but for 13 highly motivated South Texas college students, this red-carpet premiere will be special.
August 13, 2010
Dr. Ian M. Thompson Jr., M.D., professor and chair of urology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and executive director of its Cancer Therapy & Research Center, today has been elected chairman of the Early Detection Research Network, an initiative of the National Cancer Institute.
August 12, 2010
The dean of nursing at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is the first non-Hispanic nurse to receive the National Association of Hispanic Nurses’ highest honor.
August 11, 2010
At the Summer Bike Rodeo, children will learn to ride safely, rules and laws of bicycling.
August 10, 2010
As the first day of school draws near, start ramping up the administration of your child’s asthma and allergy medications and be sure to refill prescriptions or seek new ones, an asthma and immunology specialist from The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio advises.