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Study Suggests Obese Children Who Drink Recommended Amount of Milk Have Less Risk of Metabolic Syndrome

Obese children who consume at least two servings of any type of cow’s milk daily are more likely to have lower fasting insulin, indicating better blood sugar control, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at...
24-May-2018 6:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Rapamycin Lotion Reduces Facial Tumors Caused by Tuberous Sclerosis, UTHealth Reports

Addressing a critical issue for people with a genetic disorder called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), doctors at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) reported that a skin cream containing rapamycin significantly...
23-May-2018 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Simpler Scan Still Effective in Deciding Stroke Treatment

A study led by a neurologist from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) showed that a computed tomography (CT scan) could be sufficient for determining thrombectomy treatment in stroke.
18-May-2018 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTHealth Researcher Reveals Results of Study on Emergency Breathing Tubes

In a landmark study, researchers found that patients treated with paramedic oxygen delivery using a newer, more flexible laryngeal breathing tube may have a greater survival rate after sudden cardiac arrest than the traditional intubation breathing...
16-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UT Physicians Offers Tips to Avoid a Summertime ER Visit

Everyone enjoys spending the summer months in the great outdoors but you have to do it responsibly or injury can occur, say doctors with UT Physicians, the clinical practice of McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center...
16-May-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Like Mother Like Daughter: UTHealth Graduates Feeling on Top of the Medical World

Anesthesiologist Vivian Porche, M.D., could be considered the Texas Medical Center’s very own Mary Poppins and now her daughter Bobbi is following in her high-flying footsteps.
11-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTHealth Expert Participates in International Project to Tackle Adolescent Obesity

A child obesity expert from the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health in Austin was called upon to help lead a groundbreaking project to involve...
8-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UTHealth experts to discuss advances in Parkinson’s disease care Saturday, May 12

The advances in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease that are helping retired endodontist William Gervasio, D.D.S., and others with this neurodegenerative disorder are the focus of a free public forum at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 12, at The...
7-May-2018 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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