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The effects of parental depression

The effects of parental depression

The child gets in survivor mode and becomes the parent of the parent, says Catherine Karni, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Read More

Waco girl's seizures cured by miracle oil

Waco girl's seizures cured by miracle oil

Dr. Juan Pascual, a professor of pediatric neurology at UT Southwestern Medical Center had just wrapped a groundbreaking study on mice with GLUT1. Using an edible oil, Dr. Pascual enrolled Chloe in his first human clinical trial. Within hours of ingesting Read More

Circadian Atlas chronicles gene expression

Circadian Atlas chronicles gene expression

Joseph Takahashi, who studies circadian rhythms at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and was editor of the paper for PNAS, added that drugmakers could examine whether drug side effects have circadian rhythms and adjust administration tim Read More

Part I: Why Dallas is building so many hospitals?

Part I: Why Dallas is building so many hospitals?

UTSW’s $800 million Clements Hospital replaces St. Paul University Hospital, which has stood at Inwood Road and Harry Hines Boulevard since December 1963. The 300-bed facility is constantly at or near capacity. It was not easily adapted to what is neede Read More

Breast Cancer: One More Reason To Watch Your Weight

Breast Cancer: One More Reason To Watch Your Weight

Dr. Aiechia Rivers is Director of Multidisciplinary and Breast Evaluation Clinics at Parkland Hospital System and an assistant professor of surgery in the Division of Surgical Oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Read More