Science News for Students: The truth about zits

January 25, 2016

At some point, pimples will erupt on the face of about 17 in every 20 people. This unpleasant skin condition, known as acne, plagues teens more than any other age group. Health Science Center dermatologist Vineet Mishra, M.D., talks about a new photodynamic therapy to fight acne. Read the full story at Science News for […]


News 4: Awards honor outstanding Texas mentors

January 25, 2016

Have you ever thought about giving back to the community by mentoring?  It’s a great opportunity to help the next generation, but not enough people even think about trying it. See video clip at News 4

Texas Public Radio: Obesity, park access in Latino kids

January 25, 2016

A new study from the Health Science Center shows  access to parks and safe areas to play contributes to obesity in Latino children, many of whom are “dangerously overweight” and vulnerable to a number of obesity-related ailments, including diabetes and heart disease. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio

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