Metabolite in urine predicts diabetic kidney failure 5-10 years early; oral therapeutic drug shows promise in mice

August 24, 2023

Current leading marker, protein in urine, does not apply to all patients with diabetes who develop kidney disease Urine levels of adenine, a metabolite produced in the kidney, are predictive and a causative biomarker of looming progressive kidney failure in patients with diabetes, a finding that could lead to earlier diagnosis and intervention, researchers from […]

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio makes Forbes Best-In-State Employers third straight year

August 23, 2023

Ranks sixth among health care/social employers statewide For a third straight year, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UT Health San Antonio) has made Forbes magazine’s list of Best-In-State Employers, and ranks high among health care employers statewide. The institution made the ranking of 86 employers from all industries and with […]

De-stressing after a long workday

August 22, 2023

  The modern workplace is a hotbed of stress and the burnout epidemic is all too real. Everyone is seeking the Holy Grail of work-life balance. But how does one step off the hamster wheel and regain control? Click here to explore practical strategies for de-stressing after a long workday in this article featured in […]

Male pattern baldness: How to own it

August 15, 2023

  Ah, the age-old nemesis of men everywhere: male pattern baldness. What if this journey took a radical turn towards confidence, empowerment and a brand-new identity? It might seem like an uphill task, but it’s not only feasible, it’s also a thrilling adventure. Click here to learn more in this article featured in the San […]

Amelie Ramirez recognized for exceptional leadership in promoting health equity

August 10, 2023

Amelie Ramirez, DrPH, MPH, of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio has won the 2023 Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) Cancer Health Equity Award. The award recognizes exceptional leadership in promoting health equity, mitigating cancer disparities, and advocating for diversity and inclusion at a cancer center. Ramirez is associate director […]