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Tuesday, December 22, 4:38pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Your Health  By Michael Warren  I once played Santa Claus, which is hard to believe, especially if you know me. The physique is about right, but I don’t have a beard, I’m not overly jolly and I’m Jewish. Nevertheless, I was Santa. I visited every patient in the... more »

Wednesday, December 16, 11:30am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 16, 2009

UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly offer tips on keeping the holiday season safe. “Cold weather, space heaters and dry Christmas trees make a dangerous combination,” they wrote in their Keeping Kids Healthy column. more »

Tuesday, December 15, 11:30am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 15, 2009

Hospitals are safe places, but they aren’t immune to problems such as theft, cautions UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. Patients should leave expensive watches, jewelry and large amount of cash at home, he advises. Patients and visitors who experience security... more »

Monday, December 14, 4:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), December 12, 2009

The long held assumption about a savant’s amazing talents was that using them seemingly took no effort. However, research indicating that savants develop their skills after much obsessive practice suggests anyone may be capable of developing similar skills, said Norbert Herzog and David Niesel... more »

Monday, December 14, 4:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Explore, November 1, 2009

This column, by Dr. Victor S. Sierpina and Michelle Sierpina of UTMB and Mary Jo Kreitzer of the University of Minnesota, spotlights innovations in integrative health care and complementary and alternative medicine education, as well as presenting readers with specific educational interventions they... more »

Wednesday, December 9, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 9, 2009

Third-hand smoke doesn’t get much attention but its effect is insidious, wrote UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly in their Keeping Kids Healthy column. Third-hand smoke is tobacco smoke that remains after a cigarette has been extinguished. It lingers in carpets, clothing and other... more »

Tuesday, December 8, 4:17pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Your Health By Michael Warren As times have changed, so has surgery. In the old days, surgeons operated through tiny incisions, because many believed that large incisions put the patient at greater risk. The mark of a good surgeon was to make as small an incision as possible, and surgeons prided... more »

Tuesday, December 8, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 8, 2009

“Hospitalization is serious business and should be undertaken only if necessary,” wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. Despite being safer than ever, hospital-acquired infections pose a threat, among other risks. more »

Monday, December 7, 5:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), December 5, 2009

Mom was right about many things, but chicken soup will not cure the common cold. However, researchers have made progress in the battle against human rhinoviruses that cause colds, according to Norbert Herzog and David Niesel of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News. Now that the viruses’ common... more »

Wednesday, December 2, 3:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 2, 2009

Children suffer the most when there’s a smoker in the house. Second-hand smoke can have a lifelong affect on their development, wrote UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly in their Keeping Kids Healthy column. Many options are available to help adults stop smoking. It’s something a... more »

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