Health

San Antonio Express-News: Post-COVID syndrome damages some kids’ hearts

September 9, 2020

The inflammatory condition in children caused by a delayed effect of the coronavirus likely will require lifelong monitoring in some cases because of injury it can inflict to the patient’s cardiovascular system, according to a Houston-led study. Alvaro Moreira, MD, MSc, a neonatologist and an assistant professor of pediatrics in the Joe R. and Teresa […]



San Antonio Business Journal names three from UT Health San Antonio as Health Care Heroes

September 4, 2020

Three UT Health San Antonio faculty members have been honored as Health Care Heroes by the San Antonio Business Journal.




Avoid the ‘twindemic.’ Get your flu shot.

September 3, 2020

Doctors aren’t sure of exactly how the flu and COVID-19 might interact, but highly recommend flu vaccines this year.




Caring for athletes is a team sport

August 19, 2020

As student-athletes approach the return of their season, the School of Nursing is stepping up to help with COVID-19 testing.




Mays Cancer Center receives more than $10 million with NCI-Designated Cancer Center renewal

August 18, 2020

This continues the Mays Cancer Center’s legacy as one of only four NCI-designated Cancer Centers in Texas and one of 71 in the U.S.



Ruben Mesa, MD, elected officer of Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Board

August 4, 2020

Ruben Mesa, MD, FACP, has been elected an officer on the national board of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.