Urology Times: Perioperative yoga improves QOL in patients with new diagnosis of prostate cancer

November 24, 2021

Dr. Dharam Kaushik, Urology, is quoted in this story about a Mays Cancer Center study published that shows yoga improves the quality of life in men with a new diagnosis of prostate cancer. Read story  View other stories in the news:  https://medicaldialogues.in/urology/news/yoga-improves-quality-of-life-in-men-with-new-diagnosis-of-prostate-cancer-85099 https://www.clarin.com/buena-vida/cancer-prostata-practica-puede-ayudar-mejorar-calidad-vida_0_IiS66sLum.html https://ecancer.org/en/news/21298-yoga-improves-quality-of-life-in-men-with-new-diagnosis-of-prostate-cancer

Glioblastoma recurrence and clues to blunt it

November 18, 2021

It’s a medical conundrum. Ionizing radiation, which at first extends the survival of glioblastoma patients after surgery, may later, ironically, help drive the brain cancer’s aggressive, untreatable recurrence. Dr. Sandeep Burma and a team of investigators at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, are studying companion treatments to see if any can eliminate this Jekyll and Hyde property of ionizing radiation.

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Amelie G. Ramirez to lead Women in Cancer Research Council

November 10, 2021

Amelie G. Ramirez, DrPH, MPH, director of Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio and a leading health disparities researcher, has been selected to serve as the 2021-2022 chair of the Women in Cancer Research Council of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR).

photo of Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez, UT Health San Antonio