Dental experts fault study linking X-rays to term low birth weight

June 7, 2004

A study published April 28 in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) is causing some pregnant women to question whether they should have X-rays taken in their dentists’ offices.

Health Science Center bestows degrees for 2004

June 4, 2004

The five schools of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio held their commencement exercises in May. Some individuals in the following lists are summer or winter graduates

Work published in ‘Nature’ sheds light on key cell division process

June 4, 2004

There is important news from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio about a process that is crucial to cell division and therefore to all of human health.

Frequently asked questions about PSA and prostate cancer

May 28, 2004

The prostate is a gland that is a part of the reproductive organs and lies below the urinary bladder in men.

‘Out of the 4.0 box thinking’ benefited South Texas patient

May 27, 2004

Like many Americans, Edgar Smith loathes the words “prostate cancer.”

Study finds 15 percent of men with ‘normal’ PSA had prostate cancer

May 27, 2004

Some men who have received good marks on the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test from their physicians may be getting a false sense of confidence about not having prostate cancer, according to a study released May 27 in The New England Journal of Medicine.