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Tuesday, April 22, 8:13am News Highlights

The Lancet Infectious Diseases, May 1, 2014

An outbreak of Ebola haemorrhagic fever that began in mid-March in Guinea has killed 86 people in the country, as of April 4. 143 suspected or confirmed cases have been reported in Guinea, and two people in Liberia tested positive for the infection. Suspected cases have also been reported in Sierra... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 22, 2014

News in this week’s Inside UTMB column: The UTMB James Perry Kelly Summer Science Writing Internship — June 9 through July 31 — offers an eight-week opportunity for a high school student to report and write about UTMB’s scientific community; Bridget Hawkins will be on Twitter... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 22, 2014

To better understand infections that might spread to the United States, researchers at UTMB are collaborating with the U.S. Navy and the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia at Lima, Peru, to study infectious diseases in Cusco, Peru. As the home of the former Inca Empire and the closest city to... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Medical News Today, April 22, 2014

Continuing coverage: Researchers at UTMB are the first to recommend that young women treated with radiation for cervical cancer should begin colorectal cancer screening earlier than traditionally recommended. The new CPRIT-funded study, which was recently posted online on the website for the journal... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Today.com, April 20, 2014

While the spring months bring warmer temperatures and longer hours of sunshine, they also bring about seasonal allergies for millions of people. And with a predicted "pollen vortex" threatening to make this spring the worst allergy season on record, you may need all the help you can get.... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Abilene Reporter-News, April 22, 2014

In this week’s Medical Discovery News by UTMB’s David Niesel and Norbert Herzog: America is facing an epidemic of prescription drug abuse, particularly with pain relievers, anti-depressants and stimulants. In 2010, 7 million Americans abused prescription drugs every month. The column... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am News Highlights

Guidry News, April 21, 2014

Guidry News Service recently visited with UTMB’s Dr. Wissam Khalife, currently the interim director of the Heart Failure/Transplant and Left Ventricular Assist Device Program at UTMB. “Heart failure is one of the biggest problems in the United States, especially as we get older; then the... more »

Monday, April 21, 9:00am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 21, 2014

Continuing coverage: UTMB is the first hospital in Texas to receive the Get With The Guidelines — Resuscitation Gold Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association. The award signifies that UTMB has reached an aggressive goal in using guidelines-based care to improve outcomes... more »

Monday, April 21, 8:40am News ReleasesNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 15, 2014 - (Link unavailable)

Suppose there are two medical treatments for a disease. The scientific evidence says they both work the same. But one costs four times as much as the other. Should insurers pay for both treatments, and leave doctors and patients to decide between them which they want? Or should insurers pay only... more »

Monday, April 21, 7:00am News Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, April 21, 2014

UTMB researchers are hopeful that discussions among non-health care communities may provide insight to the ethical questions that can arise with rising costs and emerging technologies and procedures. Researchers also want to learn more about how people in different social circles form opinions or... more »

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