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Dr. Robert Haley, director of epidemiology at UT Southwestern, offers insight into the impact of climate change on mosquito-borne viruses.
UT Southwestern Medical Center has named Dr. F. David Schneider as its new chairman of the department of family and community medicine.
Cardiologist Dr. Mark Link says that disparities may be rooted in cultural factors related to race and ethnicity or factors related to income and education.
After years of little improvement in the minimally invasive treatment of enlarged prostates, men now have two new options that leave sexual function intact, says Urology Chairman Claus G. Roehrborn.
A UTSW study put cancer patients on parabolic flight to see how microgravity worsens astronauts' eyesight.
Dr. Robyn Horsager-Boehrer, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UT Southwestern's University Hospitals, and psychiatrist Dr. Yaprak Harrison discuss mental health for new dads.
Sean Morrison, Director of the Children¹s Research Institute at UT Southwestern, offers insight on the reproducibility project.
'The discovery that nanoparticles can be selective to certain cells based only on their physical and chemical properties has profound implications for nanoparticle-based therapies because cell type specificity of drug carriers could alter patient outcomes in the clinic,' said corresponding author Dr. Daniel Siegwart.
'If walking or running on a treadmill seems like punishment, find something else to do. Perhaps weight training, Zumba, or walking in the park is a better option,' suggested Dr. Lona Sandon, assistant professor of clinical nutrition at UT Southwestern.
Although more study is needed to evaluate the surgery's outcomes compared with more standard procedures, the benefits -- such as less pain and a quicker recovery time -- are often seen with minimally invasive procedures compared to more invasive surgeries, said Dr. Brandon Isaacson, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.