WAAY 31: The Healthy WAAY with Erin Dacy: Deep breathing with radiation

May 20, 2016
 

Imagine if the side effects of radiation could be reduced … just by holding the breath. A specialized method of deep breathing is keeping some breast cancer patients from getting unintended doses of radiation to the heart. Watch the full story at WAAY 31


San Antonio Business Journal: San Antonio biotech firm takes big step toward global expansion

May 20, 2016
 

StemBioSys Inc. has crossed another critical threshold in its evolution. The San Antonio-based biotech company has secured patent approval for three pending applications, including one in China and two in Australia. Read the full story at San Antonio Business Journal


Science Daily: Scientists capture the elusive structure of essential digestive enzyme

May 20, 2016
 

Researchers have revealed new structural data that has eluded scientists for years on a liver enzyme that is critical for human health. Read the full story at Science Daily


Philly.com: Predeployment Riskiest Time for Military Suicide Attempts

May 20, 2016
 

Suicide attempts in the military aren’t necessarily combat-driven. At the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. Army soldiers most likely to try to kill themselves were never deployed, new research shows. Read the full story at Philly.com


News 4: May is Elder Abuse Prevention Month

May 20, 2016
 

It’s a sad and disturbing trend: seniors being abused by family members or caregivers. As part of Elder Abuse Prevention Month, Adult Protective Services and the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is encouraging you to be an advocate for local seniors. Watch the full story at News 4


Fox 29: 200 students to get free dental care for a year

May 20, 2016
 

Some local children are getting free dental care for a year as part of “Dental Home Day.” Read the full story at Fox 29