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Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Medical Journal – Houston, January 1, 2010

UTMB Dr. Victor S. Sierpina shares some of the latest studies and reviews on probiotics from the past year and offers tips on how to prescribe probiotics. “While many of the studies in reviews on probiotic research are mixed in their results, enough positive results have been found to... more »

Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Medical Journal – Houston, January 1, 2010 - (Link unavailable)

A Harlingen woman suffering for two years with complications from pancreatitis found a cure at UTMB. Drs. Taylor Riall and Cristiana Rastellini performed a procedure called auto pancreatic islet transplantation that restored Marissa Garcia’s health. Her surgery was completed in the Texas... more »

Wednesday, January 27, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 27, 2010

In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly wrote about the importance of vaccinating children. “Because antibodies are specific to individual antigens, vaccines are particular to individual diseases. For this reason, our children need a series of shots to... more »

Tuesday, January 26, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 26, 2010

Volunteers are among the unsung heroes of the entire health care system, and without their hours of dedication, many patients would experience a sharp drop in the quality of their hospital stay, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. “Though volunteers are not... more »

Tuesday, January 26, 3:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), January 23, 2010

In this week’s installment of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News, Norbert Herzog and David Niesel report that Japanese scientists recently discovered that when a gene called Sox21 is inhibited in mice, the rodents start losing hair two weeks after birth and are completely naked a week later.... more »

Wednesday, January 20, 4:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 20, 2010

Scoliosis, a condition that causes the spine to curve too much in the wrong direction, affects about 6 million people in the United States. Scoliosis develops gradually and often is not detected until a child is between 10 and 14 years old. In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, UTMB Drs. Sally... more »

Tuesday, January 19, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), January 16, 2010

Ancient wine, mixed with a variety of herbs, was used to treat ailments in Egypt 5,000 years ago, report Norbert Herzog and David Niesel in this week’s installment of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News. Researchers investigating jars found in the tomb of Pharaoh Scorpion I believe “the... more »

Tuesday, January 19, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 19, 2010

People who are hospitalized should plan their exit strategy before the doctor signs a discharge order, suggests UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. “Unless your problem is unusually severe and will require an extended stay in the hospital, it’s generally... more »

Friday, January 15, 3:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 15, 2010

In this guest column, Michelle Sierpina, founding director of UTMB’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, spotlights several OLLI members, volunteers, instructors and classes and encourages people 55 and older to experience lifelong learning at UTMB. Registration is under way for the spring... more »

Wednesday, January 13, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, January 13, 2010

The number of overweight children has doubled in the past 20-30 years. The cause is no surprise: Inactivity and overeating, just like in adults. In their Keeping Kids Healthy column, UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly offer helpful suggestions for parents to start a family program to improve... more »

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