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Friday, June 10, 4:21pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), June 11, 2011

In this week’s installment of Medical Discovery News, UTMB’s Norbert Herzog and David Niesel report that the Nubian people began using antibiotics 1,600 years ago. Tetracycline-producing bacteria called Streptomyces naturally occurs in the soil along the Egyptian-Sudanese border.... more »

Thursday, June 9, 4:12pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, June 8, 2011

In this week’s Keeping Kids Healthy column, Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly discuss the perennial issue of leaving children alone in hot cars. Every year, they say, there are new reports of children dying after being left alone in a car on a hot day. The interior of a care can heat up to 122... more »

Tuesday, June 7, 4:47pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, June 7, 2011

Some of the news in this week’s Inside UTMB: The community is invited to numerous different events next week celebrating cancer survivors; free rehabilitation clinic to be offered for stroke survivors starting June 27; and next week UTMB to hold blood drive as part of World Blood Donor week. more »

Tuesday, June 7, 4:46pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, June 7, 2011

Dr. Michael Warren writes this week’s It’s Your Health column from his bed — dictating into his iPhone. When he developed a severe pain in his back a few days ago, the first thing he did was to contact his own physician, who gave him a conservative course of treatment —... more »

Monday, June 6, 4:34pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), June 4, 2011

Because of the claims of gastroenterologist Dr. Andrew Wakefield, who 12 years ago introduced the idea that the MMR vaccine could be linked to the development in autism in children, untold numbers of families have now chosen to forgo this crucial vaccination for their children. Wakefield has since... more »

Thursday, June 2, 10:55am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, June 2, 2011

UTMB’s Dr. Howard Brody, director of the Institute for the Medical Humanities, writes about the roles medicine should or shouldn’t play in torture. “As one who teaches ethics, I always have been intrigued by the double standard some people employ regarding the ethical theory... more »

Thursday, June 2, 10:53am ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), June 2, 2011

A new study shows that even patients who know they are being prescribed placebos report a positive “placebo effect.” In this week’s installment of Medical Discovery News, UTMB’s Norbert Herzog and David Niesel talk about the patients, all suffering from Irritable Bowel... more »

Wednesday, June 1, 10:45am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, June 1, 2011

In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly explain ways to decrease the chance of skin irritation when cleaning and moisturizing young children’s skin and when laundering their clothes and bedding. more »

Wednesday, June 1, 10:42am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, May 31, 2011

Some highlights in this week’s Inside UTMB column: Repair to a culvert and sewer line at the intersection of Market and Eighth streets will begin Monday; pastoral care department to sponsor “Post-traumatic growth” event June 8; and UTMB’s Doug Paddon-Jones to deliver talk... more »

Thursday, May 26, 2:33pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), May 21, 2011

In this week’s installment of Medical Discovery News, UTMB’s Norbert Herzog and David Niesel look at the health dangers of tanning beds. They report on research showing that some people who use tanning beds show classic signs of addictive behavior. Study participants knew the cancer... more »

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