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KSAT 12: UT Health San Antonio physician develops device to relieve hiccups

September 14, 2020

Dr. Ali Seifi, an associate professor and neuro-intensive care physician, was interviewed about his science-based invention to stop hiccups called HiccAway. Read the story. 


MSN: San Antonio doctor invents a cure for hiccups

September 14, 2020

Dr. Ali Seifi, an associate professor and neuro-intensive care physician, was interviewed about his science-based invention to stop hiccups called HiccAway. Read and watch the story.


Fox 29: San Antonio doctor invents a cure for hiccups

September 14, 2020

Dr. Ali Seifi, an associate professor and neuro-intensive care physician, was interviewed about his science-based invention to stop hiccups called HiccAway. Read and watch the story.


News 4: San Antonio doctor invents a cure for hiccup

September 14, 2020

Dr. Ali Seifi, an associate professor and neuro-intensive care physician, was interviewed about his science-based invention to stop hiccups called HiccAway. Read and watch the story.


KSAT 12: Long-awaited new ALS drug shows promise at UT Health San Antonio

September 14, 2020

Dr. Carlayne Jackson, professor of neurology and otolaryngology, co-authored a new study that includes the results of a small clinical trial for an oral drug that slowed ALS patients’ rate of functional decline. Read and watch the story.


Creators.com: Mental health woes now tripled in U.S. since COVID-19 outbreak

September 14, 2020

Dr. Luz Garcini, assistant professor at the Center for Research to Advance Community Health at UT Health San Antonio, is quoted in an article that discusses the worsening mental health issues during COVID-19 and ways she believes this secondary pandemic can be addressed. Read the story.