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Newswise: World Expert Takes Multi-Pronged Approach to Improving Preeclampsia Diagnosis and Treatment

World Expert Takes Multi-Pronged Approach to Improving Preeclampsia Diagnosis and Treatment

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Preeclampsia is just as hard to accurately diagnose now as it was 100 years ago, said Baha Sibai, MD, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist with UTHealth. Researchers at McGovern Medical School are looking for ways to change that.

Channels: Blood, OBGYN, Women's Health,

Released:
9-Jul-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Ten Ways to Stay Safe and Well When Temperatures Soar

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Dehydration, sunburn, heatstroke, insect bites, rashes, and lacerations – summer can spell health meltdown with a seemingly endless list of unsightly, uncomfortable, and potentially lethal hazards.

Channels: Dermatology, Public Health, Summer, Children's Health,

Released:
23-May-2019 6:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: How to Stay Safe in the Water This Summer

How to Stay Safe in the Water This Summer

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Beaches, lakes, and pools are great ways to beat the summer heat but there are precautions to take before reaching for that swimsuit, report physicians with The University of Texas Health Science at Houston (UTHealth).

Channels: Public Health, Summer, Emergency Medicine,

Released:
23-May-2019 6:05 PM EDT
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Summer survival: How to stay out of harm’s way when temperatures heats up

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Summer brings lots of sunshine and fun, but the high temperatures and sweltering humidity can spell disaster if you’re not prepared. Two emergency medicine experts share some of the most common heat-related illnesses they treat, as well as tips to avoid landing in the emergency room this summer.

Channels: Summer,

Released:
16-May-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: Moderation and creativity hold key to happy, healthy Thanksgiving
Released:
20-Nov-2018 5:05 PM EST
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Newswise: Take Care of Your Skin in the Winter Chill with Handy Hints From UTHealth

Take Care of Your Skin in the Winter Chill with Handy Hints From UTHealth

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

With temperatures dipping below freezing, consider the toll that frost is taking on your skin. The good news is experts from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) can help keep your skin in tip-top condition as the winter weather takes hold.

Channels: Dermatology, Healthcare, Winter Holidays, Local - Texas, Local - Texas, Local - Houston Metro,

Released:
16-Nov-2018 5:05 PM EST
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Newswise: UTHealth leads race to demystify antibiotic resistance and win the war against superbugs

UTHealth leads race to demystify antibiotic resistance and win the war against superbugs

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Antibiotic resistance is predicted to be the No. 1 cause of death in the world by 2050, but a team of scientists and physicians at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is determined to help stop this grave prediction from becoming a reality.

Channels: All Journal News, Drug Resistance, Infectious Diseases, Local - Texas, Local - Houston Metro,

Released:
9-Nov-2018 12:05 PM EST
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Newswise: Back To School: Thinking Outside the Carton

Back To School: Thinking Outside the Carton

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Deciding what to give your children to eat and drink is a minefield these days, even when it comes to milk. Once almost universally regarded as a daily dietary staple packed with vitamins and minerals essential for good health, its relationship with consumers over the years has somewhat soured.

Channels: Children's Health, Family and Parenting, Food Science, Health Food, Nutrition, Local - Texas, Local - Houston Metro,

Released:
2-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: UTHealth Faculty Can Comment on Tenth Anniversary of 9/11 and Anthrax Attacks

UTHealth Faculty Can Comment on Tenth Anniversary of 9/11 and Anthrax Attacks

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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 on developments in emergency preparedness and anthrax research since these catastrophes.

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Released:
29-Aug-2011 4:00 PM EDT
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Newswise: Congresswoman Giffords Shooting: Trauma Surgery and Recover Experts from UTHealth

Congresswoman Giffords Shooting: Trauma Surgery and Recover Experts from UTHealth

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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.

Channels: Neuro, Guns and Violence, Terrorism, U.S. Politics,

Released:
10-Jan-2011 11:00 AM EST
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