Obstetrics and Gynecology

WOAI Radio: Study: Risks of Drinking During Pregnancy More Serious than First Thought

February 19, 2018
 

New study shows neurological problems in newborns caused by pregnant women drinking alcohol are more common than first thought.

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KSAT 12: Gestational diabetes: Staying healthy during pregnancy

November 20, 2017
 

In San Antonio, the staff at UT Health San Antonio is looking to bring awareness about gestational diabetes in pregnant women. Watch the full story at KSAT 12

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Express-News: Space out births for health of moms and babies

September 18, 2017
 

Maternal mortality is rising in the U.S., an indicated 26.4 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2015 as compared to declining rates in other developed nations, which ranged from as low as 3.8 in Finland to 9.2 in the United Kingdom. Read the full story at the Express-News

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News 4: Federal funding cuts impact local teen pregnancy prevention programs

June 25, 2017
 

Federal funding cuts blindside a local teen pregnancy prevention program Watch the full story at NEWS 4

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Express-News: Trump administration ends teen pregnancy prevention programs prematurely

June 25, 2017
 

Local experts are alarmed over a recent decision by the Trump administration to prematurely end funding for teen pregnancy prevention programs based in San Antonio and around the nation, a move that could erode ongoing declines in Texas’ and Bexar County’s notoriously high teen pregnancy rate, they said. Read the full story at the Express-News

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Express-News: As mosquito season begins, experts answer common Zika questions

May 15, 2017
 

Valeria Lerma remembers first hearing about the Zika virus in late 2015, shortly after the birth of her daughter, now 18 months old. Read the full story at the Express-News

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