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Rivard Report: UT Health’s Sanchez-Reilly views end-of-life care as a mission, not a profession

February 11, 2019

When Dr. Sandra Sanchez-Reilly was 11 years old, her grandmother fell while the two were on a walk and died in her arms.

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Texas Public Radio: Can You Protect Your Brain From Alzheimer’s?

January 28, 2019

Alzheimer’s is a degenerative brain condition that affects thinking, memory and behavior. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio

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KERA: Human drug trial offers hope to those with age-related diseases

January 16, 2019

A small first-in-human trial of a medicine that is a potential game changer in the treatment of age-related diseases like Alzheimer’s has shown promise in San Antonio. Read the full story at KERA News

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Rivard Report: Cancer death rates continue to fall, but obesity-related cancers on the rise

January 14, 2019

Dr. Ruben Mesa, director of the UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center, and Dr. Michael Liss, assistant professor of urology at UT Health San Antonio, are both quoted as cancer experts in this story. Read the story here

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San Antonio Business Journal: UT Health SA completes major cancer center renovation

January 10, 2019

UT Health San Antonio has completed a major renovation of its cancer research and treatment facilities and appears poised to take advantage of an affiliation with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, which was announced just over two years ago. Note: A subscription may be needed to view this story. Read […]

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TPR: Understanding the complexities of schizophrenia

December 18, 2018

Schizophrenia is a complex, long-term illness with symptoms that can include hallucinations, delusions, cognitive issues and disorganized thinking. Approximately 3.2 million Americans have this chronic disease, which interferes with a person’s ability to think clearly, manage emotions, make decisions and relate to others. Read the full story here.

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