Health

Moms, babies and drug addiction: The road to Casa Mia

June 4, 2019
 

Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, remembers her first encounter with new mothers who struggle with drug addiction and their babies born with drug withdrawal symptoms.

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Cancer as a thief: One doctor’s perspective as the battle continues

June 4, 2019
 

After witnessing a history of cancer in his family, Ruben Mesa, M.D., believes that cancer is a thief, not because it may kill you. After all, each of us will die. It’s because it steals life early.

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Researchers ID new class of oral cancer drugs

June 3, 2019
 

Researchers at UT Health San Antonio have identified a potent new class of anti-cancer drugs that target oral cancer cells while leaving other cells unharmed.

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The perfect storm

May 31, 2019
 

What used to be called adult-onset diabetes is now hitting children at alarming rates. While San Antonio bears the burden of being the epicenter for diabetes, it is also a hotbed for research. Read the award-winning story in Mission magazine.

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Dr. Tenner named an ASCO health policy leadership fellow

May 29, 2019
 

She is a medical oncologist and assistant professor at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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KSAT 12: Everything you need to know about infertility and IVF

May 24, 2019
 

Over the past couple of years Dr. Jennifer Knudtson, UT Health San Antonio reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist, has started to notice a change in how couples are dealing with infertility.

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