Health


South Texas, the hotbed of skin cancer

June 22, 2016

South Texas is called the hotbed of skin cancer for a reason. In June, there are nearly 280 hours of sunshine, and a peak of 308 in August.




Beware of those diet sodas

June 22, 2016

You could search all day in Sharon Fowler’s kitchen and pantry and there’s one thing you’d never, ever find: diet soda.




Cancer Moonshot Summit to be held June 29 at CTRC

June 15, 2016

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio will host the Cancer Moonshot Summit from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 29.



Military Technologies: Premature Infants

June 8, 2016

Prolacta Bioscience®, the pioneer in human milk-based neonatal nutritional products, announced today that a new study published in the journal Breastfeeding Medicine found that adding a human milk-derived cream supplement, Prolact CR®, to an exclusive human milk diet (EHMD) resuLTEd in “significantly earlier discharge” for very low birth weight infants in the neonatal intensive care […]


Denton Record-Chronicle: Ten pregnant women in Dallas County test positive for Zika

June 8, 2016

Ten pregnant women in Dallas County have tested positive for the Zika virus, the county’s health director said Tuesday. Read the full story at Denton Record-Chronicle


Trinidad & TobagoDaily Express: Men’s Health Week

June 8, 2016

Every year, Men’s Health Week is celebrated as the week leading up to and including Father’s Day (June 13th to 19th 2016). Read the full story at Trinidad& Tobago Daily Express