What are the best ways to diagnose and manage asthma?

July 18, 2017

GALVESTON, Texas – What are the best ways to diagnose and manage asthma in adults? This can be tricky because asthma can stem from several causes and treatment often depends on what is triggering the asthma. A team of experts from... more »

Zika vaccine protects fetus against infection and birth defects

Zika vaccine protects fetus against infection and birth defects

July 13, 2017

When given during pregnancy, the Zika vaccine protects unborn fetus against infection and birth defects. GALVESTON, Texas – Immunizing female mice with a Zika vaccine can protect their developing fetus from... more »

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Seizing opportunities along the I-45 corridor

Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 20, 2017

A recent meeting held at UTMB’s League City Campus with community and business leaders is the focus of this guest column by the president and CEO of the League City Regional... more »

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UTMB nursing graduate beats the odds

April 21, 2016

It’s been a very long road for Galveston’s Hunter Cherryhomes. When he walks across stage at The University of Texas Medical Branch’s School of Nursing graduation ceremony April 29 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center at 3 p.m., getting his degree will definitely be the high... more »

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What are the best ways to diagnose and manage asthma?

July 18, 2017

GALVESTON, Texas – What are the best ways to diagnose and manage asthma in adults? This can be tricky because asthma can stem from several causes and treatment often depends on what is triggering the... more »

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What is thyroid myopia?

Galveston County Daily NewsJuly 19, 2017

Some people try to blame their fatigue, low energy, weight issues, constipation, depression, menstrual irregularities, skin and hair problems to a low thyroid. They persist in this belief despite all thyroid lab tests remain in the normal range or when thyroid medicine doesn’t help. While... more »

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