Health

South Texas dementia public event

‘Reasons for Hope’ in the fight against dementia

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of community members listened to several of the world’s leading experts discuss reasons to be hopeful in the fight against dementia at the South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference public event.



Dental clinic for Edgewood ISD

Dental students give second graders something to smile about

February 28, 2020

Hundreds of Edgewood ISD students received free dental care from dental students and residents.



News 4: Local doctors get $7.2M to fight opioid crisis across Texas

February 20, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Sharpe Potter is leading the statewide collaborative, called Texas Medication for Opioid Use Disorder.


KENS 5: A new promise in the fight against prostate cancer

February 19, 2020

Research underway at UT Health San Antonio could prevent the progression of aggressive prostate cancer.


Insomnia and sleep disorders

Guidelines address sleep-related issues in military personnel and veterans

February 19, 2020

A UT Health researcher helped write the guidelines and hopes they lead to necessary changes in clinical practice.



Alzheimer's patients

South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference convenes Feb. 23-25

February 19, 2020

Top experts gather to discuss transformational care, research and therapeutics in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.