Does insulin resistance cause fibromyalgia?

May 7, 2019

Researchers led by a team from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston were able to dramatically reduce the pain of fibromyalgia patients with medication that targeted insulin resistance.This discovery could dramatically alter... more »

UTMB professor named a 2019 Piper Award Winner

UTMB professor named a 2019 Piper Award Winner

May 1, 2019

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation selected a University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston professor as a 2019 Piper Professor. Dr. Carolyn Utsey, a professor and chair of the Department of Physical Therapy at... more »

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UTMB names new provost, dean of medicine

Galveston County Daily NewsApril 5, 2019

The Galveston County Daily News, April 5, 2019 Dr. Charles Mouton has been appointed executive vice president and provost, and dean of the School of Medicine. In this interview with... more »

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UTMB honors five with Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award

June 12, 2018

GALVESTON, Texas – The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston recently recognized five alumni for their accomplishments by presenting them with the Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus Award. Established in 1965, the ASDA Award is the hightest honor bestowed by the School of Medicine... more »

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Does insulin resistance cause fibromyalgia?

May 7, 2019

Researchers led by a team from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston were able to dramatically reduce the pain of fibromyalgia patients with medication that targeted insulin resistance.This... more »

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Aging care network breakfast program focuses on quality of life

Galveston County Daily NewsMarch 27, 2018

The Galveston Aging Care Network, a group of aging care professionals working to improve the quality of life for aging individuals through awareness and networking, will have a breakfast program at the Island Community Center, 4700 Broadway, on Galveston Island. The meeting begins at 8 a.m. March 8.... more »

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