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Pros and cons of caffeine

Pros and cons of caffeine

Caffeine has benefits, but it can be harmful if we consume too much. KERA’s Sam Baker talked about this in Health Checkup with Dr. James Bibb. Read More

Diabetes researcher cited as a rising star

Diabetes researcher cited as a rising star

Dr. Philipp Scherer, director of the Touchstone Center for Diabetes Research at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has been recognized as a rising star in Texas research by The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas. Read More

Worth all the sweat

Worth all the sweat

Dr. Beth Levine and her colleagues sheds some light on the matter of exercise protecting us against illness. Read More

New ways calories can add up to weight gain

New ways calories can add up to weight gain

Edward Livingston, a surgery professor at UT Southwestern, said the fact that patients gained less weight on a low-protein diet but still accumulated substantial body fat suggests relying on BMI measurement may be misleading. Read More