December 7, 2018
By Cliff Despres More than 15 percent of Texas homes are food insecure, meaning they don’t have enough food. Kids in these homes don’t know where their next meal is coming from. How can schools support help these children? The new “School Food Pantry Action Pack” from Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio is […]
April 18, 2018
Congratulations to Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr. P.H., and the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at UT Health Science San Antonio for receiving the Icons in Healthcare Award.
March 5, 2018
This story was published in the San Antonio Express-News March 4. By Elaine Ayala Ask Latinos what disease is most likely to claim their lives, and their answers are likely to be cardiovascular disease or death by diabetes. Wrong. While heart disease remains the leading cause of death for non-Hispanic whites, in 2009 cancer replaced […]
October 24, 2017
Latinos are expected to face a 142 percent rise in cancer cases in coming years
May 5, 2017
Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams, is first nurse and non-physician to be named acting to the post.
April 5, 2017
A new UT Health San Antonio study found that Latinos with liver cancer had much higher levels of aflatoxins than those without liver cancer.