In the United States, approximately 179 million cases of acute diarrhea occur each year, and most of those cases are entirely preventable, a researcher from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) concluded in a New...
4/22/2014 10:00 AM EDT
An international research team led by Cesar A. Arias, M.D., Ph.D., at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has identified a new superbug that caused a bloodstream infection in a Brazilian patient. The report appeared...
4/17/2014 6:00 AM EDT
Depression and Anxiety Linked to Poor Diabetes Management Among Mexican Americans Along US-Mexico Border
Rates of diabetes are unusually high among Mexican-Americans who live near the U.S. Mexico border and new research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) finds that those dealing with depression and anxiety in this...
3/27/2014 1:00 PM EDT
The John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health, selected as an official charity of the 2014 TCS NYC Marathon in November, is recruiting members for Team Ritter. Proceeds raised by members of Team Ritter will go to the John Ritter Research Program...
3/25/2014 7:00 PM EDT
A pilot study at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) will assess the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the medial forebrain bundle of the brain for treatment-resistant depression.
3/4/2014 2:40 PM EST
A team of interventional cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons at UTHealth and Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Texas Medical Center performed Texas’ first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) under conscious sedation using...
2/14/2014 11:00 AM EST
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, in partnership with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, has unveiled the country’s first Mobile Stroke Unit.
2/5/2014 10:00 AM EST
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Nursing will send its first participant to the Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program (HRH Program) in January 2014. The program is part of a seven-year, $150 million...
12/11/2013 10:40 AM EST
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11/28/2012 2:30 PM EST
UTHealth's Principal Investigator for RESPECT Trial on PFO Closure and Stroke, Available for Interviews
10/25/2012 10:40 AM EDT
UTHealth Public Policy Expert Available to Comment on Health Care Reform Decision and Impact on Texas
6/27/2012 6:30 PM EDT
6/27/2012 6:25 PM EDT
6/27/2012 6:20 PM EDT
This year marks the tenth anniversary of terrorist attacks on American soil, as well as the mailing of Bacillus anthracis-laced letters. At The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), faculty members are available to comment...
8/29/2011 4:00 PM EDT
UTHealth Trauma Experts are available for interviews to discuss trauma surgery and recovery in the wake of the near-fatal shooting of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) at an event in Tucson.
1/10/2011 11:00 AM EST