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For men with anorexia, the focus is on muscle

For men with anorexia, the focus is on muscle

Lona Sandon, a registered dietician and assistant professor of clinical nutrition at the UT Southwestern Medical Center, stressed that eating disorders are a psychiatric issue, not a food issue, but that a psycho-social struggle may end up manifesting in Read More

For anorexic men, the focus is on muscle

For anorexic men, the focus is on muscle

Lona Sandon, a registered dietician and assistant professor of clinical nutrition at the UT Southwestern Medical Center, stressed that eating disorders are a psychiatric issue, not a food issue, but that a psycho-social struggle may end up manifesting in Read More

Health Beat: Cancer gene: Medicine's next big thing?

Health Beat: Cancer gene: Medicine's next big thing?

Dr. Hao Zhu, assistant professor, Children’s Research Institute at UT Southwestern, is researching how pediatric cancers develop on the genetic level. He's pinpointed a gene that contributes to childhood cancers like neuroblastoma, Wilms tumor and more. Read More

For anorexic men, the focus is on muscle

For anorexic men, the focus is on muscle

Lona Sandon, a registered dietitian and assistant professor of clinical nutrition at the UT Southwestern Medical Center, said that when it gets under way, a psycho-social struggle may end up manifesting in how a person eats or views their body. Read More

2014’s Big advances in science

2014’s Big advances in science

Chun Li-Zhang of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and his colleagues managed to coax astrocytes into neurons within the spines of living mice. Read More