COVID-19

Stroke

Don’t let COVID-19 keep you from getting stroke care

May 13, 2020

Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, patients should never hesitate to call an ambulance if they have signs of a stroke



PSA: Cancer prevention and screening during the COVID-19 pandemic

May 7, 2020

Ruben Mesa, M.D., director of the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, asks that the public keep their cancer screenings, tests and treatments during this time.


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Donating blood and COVID-19

May 7, 2020

Joshua Hanson, MD, MPH, associate dean for student affairs at UT Health San Antonio, explains why it’s important to donate blood now more than ever. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.


What to expect when you return to campus

May 6, 2020

Significant safety efforts are in place as we return to campus, but the main and most effective defense we have is by you continuing to wash your hands, maintain appropriate social distancing and wearing a mask.


Close up of medical drip or IV drip chamber in patient room.

FDA gives emergency authorization to COVID-19 drug

May 4, 2020

Remdesivir is the first anti-viral drug that has been shown to benefit patients with COVID-19 in a randomized clinical trial.




Music that heals

April 30, 2020

Grace Notes community choir is helping people living with dementia and their families connect virtually through the healing power of music.