We Can Stop the Spread

KENS 5 Medical Minute: COVID-19 antibody tests explained

August 4, 2020

Jason Bowling, MD, an infectious disease expert, explains the facts and myths surrounding antibody tests. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video


KENS 5 Medical Minute: Flatten the curve

July 29, 2020

Robert Leverence, MD, chief medical officer says there are more patients in San Antonio hospitals with the virus who are under the age of 30 than over the age of 60. He explains. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5. Watch video



Texans encouraged to do their part to slow the spread

July 22, 2020

The Office of the Governor and Francisco G. Cigarroa, MD, released a new PSA with reminders about masking, hand-washing and social distancing.



The Comfort News: ‘We Can Stop the Spread’ urges disciplined choices to protect our South Texas families

July 22, 2020

With emphasis placed on including our surrounding communities that span across the region’s service area, the “We Can Stop the Spread” message was shared with, and published by, The Comfort News. Read the story.


COVID-19 antibody tests explained

July 14, 2020

Jason Bowling, MD, associate professor of infectious diseases, explains the facts and myths surrounding antibody tests. Learn more about our “We Can Stop the Spread” public education initiative.


‘We Can Stop the Spread’ aims to impact behaviors and save lives

July 2, 2020

Due to the surge in COVID-19 cases, UT Health San Antonio launched a public education initiative aimed at sustaining and increasing the simple behaviors that will keep us all safe. We are asking the community to do its part by wearing a face mask in public, practicing social distancing and good hand hygiene.