KENS 5 Medical Minute: Flatten the curve

July 29, 2020
 

Robert Leverence, MD, chief medical officer says there are more patients in San Antonio hospitals with the virus who are under the age of 30 than over the age of 60. He explains. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Thinking about seeing your dentist? An expert weighs in.

June 11, 2020
 

Peter Loomer, DDS, PhD, dean of the School of Dentistry at UT Health San Antonio, explains why it’s safe and important to resume dental appointments. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Supporting kids during COVID-19

June 4, 2020
 

Donna Roybal, MD, a child psychiatrist at UT Health San Antonio, gives tips on how to keep kids engaged at home during COVID-19. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.


KENS 5 Medical Minute: COVID-19 outbreak opens up new telemedicine opportunities

May 21, 2020
 

Ramon Cancino, MD, a family and community medicine physician at UT Health San Antonio, explains why telemedicine is an ideal way of safely treating patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Cancer Screenings Save Lives

May 15, 2020
 

Ruben Mesa, MD, director of the UT Health Cancer Center, explains why it’s crucial not to delay routine cancer screenings during the COVID-19 pandemic. It can save your life. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Donating blood and COVID-19

May 7, 2020
 

Joshua Hanson, MD, MPH, associate dean for student affairs at UT Health San Antonio, explains why it’s important to donate blood now more than ever. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.