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Tuesday, December 1, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, December 1, 2009

Some doctors prominently display their certificates while others don’t. Patients who are curious about their physician’s education and certifications need only ask, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. more »

Tuesday, December 1, 4:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), November 28, 2009

White coats, the traditional garb of physicians, have a nasty tendency to harbor bacteria. A number of recent studies suggest that 25 percent of white coats worn by doctors in general hospitals carry disease-causing bacterial, noted Norbert Herzog and David Niesel of UTMB’s Medical Discovery... more »

Tuesday, December 1, 12:00am ColumnsNews Highlights

 Your health By Sally Robinson and Keith Bly As we enter full swing into the holiday season, we are faced with many choices of delicious holiday foods. Consequently, many of us are thinking about diets. As we all know, obesity is a common problem for Americans and for American children.... more »

Wednesday, November 25, 11:30am ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, November 24, 2009

Many of the holiday foods can be enjoyed with portion control and attention to calories, wrote UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly in their Keeping Kids Healthy column. “Perhaps the most important part of any meal is the sharing of attention and affection for those sitting around the... more »

Tuesday, November 24, 1:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, November 24, 2009

Modern surgeons have new tools that help them to perform surgeries successfully, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. “If your surgeon tells you a new procedure is replacing an old one, ask him or her to explain the differing results between the two methods. Make... more »

Monday, November 23, 11:30am ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), November 21, 2009

There are robots that assist surgeons in precise operations, robots that “pick” and dispense medicines in hospitals, and now there is a robot to help us in the surveillance of infectious diseases. Norbert Herzog and David Niesel of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News discuss the T5000... more »

Friday, November 20, 3:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Medical Journal – Houston, November 1, 2009 - (Link unavailable)

UTMB Dr. Victor S. Sierpina wrote that rather than focusing on how to pay for universal health care the debate should refocus on outcomes. “Like moving deck chairs on the Titanic, focusing on how to reallocate resources in health care without looking at the causes of those costs is short... more »

Thursday, November 19, 3:00pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, November 18, 2009

There are a number of steps parents can take to avoid or ease sleep problems, wrote UTMB Drs. Sally Robinson and Keith Bly in their Keeping Kids Healthy column. Most important is to begin parenting with consistent routines for going to bed. Pick a bedtime that allows sufficient sleep, establish a... more »

Tuesday, November 17, 2:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

KUHF-FM (88.7, Houston), November 14, 2009

Norbert Herzog and David Niesel of UTMB’s Medical Discovery News responded to listeners questions about swine flu. “Projections are that one to two million people will die worldwide and 70,000 in the U.S. But put in perspective, consider the seasonal flu kills about 40,000 in the U.S.... more »

Tuesday, November 17, 2:30pm ColumnsNews Highlights

Galveston County Daily News, November 17, 2009

Patients react differently to appraisals of their medical conditions, wrote UTMB Dr. Michael Warren in his It’s Your Health column. Some aren’t comfortable with uncertainty and want to know the unvarnished truth. “If the disease is life-threatening, with a predictably poor outcome,... more »

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