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Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 22, 2014

By Dr. Victor S. Sierpina Have you noticed the general lack of civility and courteous dialogue these days? It is not just politicians but regular people who seem not to be able to cope well with those they disagree with. The hateful, negative tone of letters to the editor, nasty... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 7:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 22, 2014

Jim Kelly internship applications due 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 under the supervision of the Media... more »

Tuesday, April 22, 6:30am Columns

Abilene Reporter-News, April 22, 2014 - (Link unavailable)

Medical Discovery News By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog  Drug abuse is not confined to street drugs like methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine. America is facing an epidemic of prescription drug abuse, particularly with pain relievers, anti-depressants and stimulants. In 2010, 7... more »

Wednesday, April 16, 7:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 16, 2014

By Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly Here’s the lowdown on the most common illnesses school kids get and some advice on what parents can do to prevent and treat these ailments. Colds School-aged youths have six to eight colds per year, according to the American Academy of... more »

Tuesday, April 15, 7:00am Columns

Abilene Reporter-News, April 15, 2014 - (Link unavailable)

Medical Discovery News By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog  When it comes to chromosomes, extra copies are not a good thing. Every cell in the human body carries the same genetic information in two copies of 23 chromosomes. Having an extra copy of a chromosome is called trisomy, and an... more »

Tuesday, April 15, 7:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 15, 2014

By Drs. Victor S. Sierpina and Larry Dossey If we told you there was a new disease that was shrinking the size of your kids’ brains, increasing their risks of getting in a car accident and stunting their social skills, you likely would want to know how to treat it. Is there an... more »

Tuesday, April 15, 7:00am Columns

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

Inside UTMB West Nile research Scientists working in UTMB’s Sealy Center for Vaccine Development have received a two-year, $500,000 grant from the Robert J. Kleberg Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation to expand research on the development of a vaccine for West Nile virus. David Beasley,... more »

Wednesday, April 9, 7:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 9, 2014

Keeping Kids Healthy By Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly The latest song is blasting through the earphones of a teen’s iPod. It’s so loud the other kids can hear it, even though they’re a good 10 feet away. We’ve all heard the noise: Whether it’s coming... more »

Tuesday, April 8, 6:00am Columns

Abilene Reporter-News, April 8, 2014 - (Link unavailable)

Medical Discovery News  By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog  In tales, bats are feared because they could be blood-sucking vampires in disguise. Obviously, Dracula isn’t real, but science has recently uncovered a dark secret that bats have been keeping: viral... more »

Tuesday, April 8, 6:00am Columns

Galveston County Daily News, April 8, 2014 - (Link unavailable)

By Douglas Paddon-Jones You’re probably sitting down while reading this editorial. Did you grab a coffee, pull up a chair and open the newspaper (or go online)? That’s what I do. I get up early, exercise, prepare breakfast and then sit down to catch up on the daily news. Then I drive... more »

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