OncLive: Dr. Mesa on the efficacy of fedratinib in patients with myelofibrosis and low platelet counts

January 17, 2020
 

Ruben A. Mesa, MD, director, The Mays Cancer Center, the newly named center of UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, discusses the efficacy of fedratinib in patients with myelofibrosis who have low platelet counts. Read the full story at OncLive


Rivard Report: Eight local experts appointed to state’s chronic kidney disease task force

January 17, 2020
 

Local experts say it’s no surprise that more than one-third of the members of a revitalized statewide task force targeting chronic kidney disease are from San Antonio. The 18-person task force will be chaired by Dr. Francisco Cigarroa, a local transplant surgeon at UT Health San Antonio who previously served as the institution’s president and as […]


KSAT 12: Five food swaps for a healthy taco night

January 13, 2020
 

Dr. Cynthia Cantu, UT Health San Antonio, shares her food swap recommendations for healthier eating. Watch the full story


San Antonio Express-News: Six San Antonio kidney disease experts appointed to statewide task force

January 13, 2020
 

Doctors and public health experts from San Antonio will make up the bulk of a revitalized statewide task force dedicated to chronic kidney disease. Governor Greg Abbott appointed 16 people to the task force, six of whom are from San Antonio. The group is chaired by Dr. Francisco Cigarroa, a transplant surgeon affiliated with UT […]


News 4 San Antonio: Couple expecting fourth baby after vasectomy fails

January 10, 2020
 

A San Antonio couple just found out they are having their fourth baby! They couldn’t be more thrilled, but they also couldn’t be more surprised. Dr. Robert Svatek, professor and interim chair of the Department of Urology at UT Health San Antonio, discusses how unplanned pregnancies happen involving men who have had a vasectomy. Watch […]


News 4 SA Living: A healthy start to 2020

January 10, 2020
 

Make your resolutions and stick to them by making some easy moderations to your every day meals! UT Health physician, Dr. Cynthia Cantu, D.O., Primary Care, was a guest on San Antonio Living and shared five swaps for a healthier you! Watch the full story