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New stent technology aids in stroke recovery

August 12, 2016

“Stent-retrieval” technology helps patients with the worst strokes to regain function, and this is available right here in San Antonio, thanks to UT Medicine and its clinical partners.



Laredo Morning Times: High school students get a taste of health, medical programs at nearby universities

August 10, 2016

A group of rising high school juniors and seniors, who are members of the Area Health Education Center Student Leadership program, traveled to San Antonio recently for a three-day educational field trip. Read the full story at the Laredo Morning Times


KSAT 12: Best way to keep your child healthy at school? Get your child vaccinated, doctors say

August 10, 2016

It’s back to school time as most children in San Antonio are heading back to the classroom next week. So is your child up to date on their vaccines? Watch the full story at KSAT 12


Xconomy: Governments Pay for Research, Jobs in San Antonio Tech and Science

August 10, 2016

Finding funding for tech and life science ventures is no easy endeavor, be it an academic setting or in the corporate world. Government groups in Texas announced this week that they’re providing money to both sectors in San Antonio to boost research and job growth. Read the full story at Xconomy


KSAT 12: Haven for Hope donates school essentials to children in need

August 10, 2016

Families are getting ready to send their children off to school and it’s no different for those living at Haven for Hope. Watch the full story at KSAT 12


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TPR’s Think Health Science Series: Preparing for Zika in Texas

August 10, 2016

Texas Public Radio will host this event to discuss a possible outbreak of the virus in Texas, including precautions and ramifications for family planning.