Alzheimer’s Disease

SA Business Journal: New UT Health Alzheimer’s institute scoring talent and cash

November 1, 2017

UT Health San Antonio has taken big strides in its effort to position the Alamo City as a major center for the study of Alzheimer’s and other neurological disorders.

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Alzheimer's Disease

Public invited to viewing party for Alzheimer’s documentary

August 31, 2017

The Center for Medical Humanities & Ethics at UT Health San Antonio, in conjunction with the San Antonio Area Foundation, will host a viewing of a groundbreaking movie on Alzheimer’s disease, “You’re Looking at Me Like I Live Here and I Don’t.” According to the Alzheimer’s Association, an estimated 5.5 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer’s […]

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TPR’s The Source: Barshop battles consequences of aging

February 10, 2017

Just because you are getting older doesn’t mean you have to deal with problems related to old age. Some of the world’s leading research on how to fight the consequences of aging is happening here in San Antonio at UT Health’s Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies.

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My Central Heartbeats: Stress-busting program for family caregivers

January 16, 2017

Only those who have shared the experience can understand how stressful providing care for a loved one with dementia can be. Watch the full story at My Central

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News 4: San Antonio doctors to study how exercising benefits the body

December 22, 2016

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the UT Medical Branch at Galveston are working together to study how exercise changes the body at the molecular level.

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Alzheimer's Disease

News 4: Health Science Center designing comprehensive Alzheimer’s Institute

December 19, 2016

With a projection of more and more patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia, doctors at the UT Health Science Center are designing a comprehensive care center. “We hope to open the center in the spring of 2017,” said Dr. William Henrich, president.

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