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Tuesday, February 9, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, February 9, 2010

In his It’s Your Health column, UTMB Dr. Michael Warren wrote that, not long ago, anesthesiologists were considered the “phantoms” of medicine. Patients were barely aware of their presence, having only a vague memory of someone in a green cap saying: “Hi, I’m your... more »

Monday, February 8, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), February 6, 2010

The sense of smell is important not only because of its effect on food but because it provides environmental cues, such as detecting smoke or avoiding spoiled or decaying food. The complete loss of smell is called anosomia. Recently, the Food and Drug Administration recommended that consumers stop... more »

Thursday, February 4, 2:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, February 3, 2010

In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly wrote that fewer than 1 in 10,000 children suffer from seizures, and some seizures are relatively harmless, even though they are frightening. Seizures triggered by a fever (febrile seizures) occur in less than 5 percent of... more »

Tuesday, February 2, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, February 2, 2010

It takes more than doctors and nurses to run a hospital, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. Housekeepers, food services, technicians and accountants are but a few of the services that combine to become “the hospital.” But who is the unsung organizer? Who... more »

Tuesday, February 2, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), January 30, 2010

In this week’s installment of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News, Norbert Herzog and David Niesel report that the infection rate of Mycoplasma genitalium, an emerging sexually transmitted disease in the United States, is up to four percent among young adults. Scientists at UTMB, along with... more »

Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Medical Journal – Houston, January 1, 2010 - (Link unavailable)

A Harlingen woman suffering for two years with complications from pancreatitis found a cure at UTMB. Drs. Taylor Riall and Cristiana Rastellini performed a procedure called auto pancreatic islet transplantation that restored Marissa Garcia’s health. Her surgery was completed in the Texas... more »

Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 27, 2010

In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly wrote about the importance of vaccinating children. “Because antibodies are specific to individual antigens, vaccines are particular to individual diseases. For this reason, our children need a series of shots to... more »

Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Medical Journal – Houston, January 1, 2010

UTMB Dr. Victor S. Sierpina shares some of the latest studies and reviews on probiotics from the past year and offers tips on how to prescribe probiotics. “While many of the studies in reviews on probiotic research are mixed in their results, enough positive results have been found to... more »

Tuesday, January 26, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), January 23, 2010

In this week’s installment of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News, Norbert Herzog and David Niesel report that Japanese scientists recently discovered that when a gene called Sox21 is inhibited in mice, the rodents start losing hair two weeks after birth and are completely naked a week later.... more »

Tuesday, January 26, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 26, 2010

Volunteers are among the unsung heroes of the entire health care system, and without their hours of dedication, many patients would experience a sharp drop in the quality of their hospital stay, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. “Though volunteers are not... more »

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