Health

blue face masks

How to avoid skin irritation and acne from masking

June 15, 2020

Sandra Osswald, MD, chief of the Division of Dermatology in the Department of Medicine, shares some tips to help protect your skin.



Nursing home residents

Protecting the most vulnerable from COVID-19

June 4, 2020

In terms of deaths, no population in the country has been hit harder by COVID-19 than residents and staff of long-term nursing homes.



Drive-up testing

USAA gifts expand testing, vaccine research at UT Health San Antonio

May 19, 2020

The funding will support COVID-19 vaccine research and expand testing capacity for patients and health care workers.



Close up of medical drip or IV drip chamber in patient room.

Second phase of clinical trial for promising COVID-19 drug begins

May 15, 2020

Second phase includes FDA-approved anti-inflammatory drug along with remdesivir.



Stroke

Don’t let COVID-19 keep you from getting stroke care

May 13, 2020

Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, patients should never hesitate to call an ambulance if they have signs of a stroke



PSA: Cancer prevention and screening during the COVID-19 pandemic

May 7, 2020

Ruben Mesa, M.D., director of the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, asks that the public keep their cancer screenings, tests and treatments during this time.