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Study: Novel heart failure drug shows big promise

Study: Novel heart failure drug shows big promise

A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade -- a first-of-a-kind drug that lowered the chances of death or hospitalization by about 20 percent, said study leader Dr. Milton Packer of UTSW. Read More

Can insulin make people with diabetes obese

Can insulin make people with diabetes obese

A new study by Dr. Michael Roth, Professor of Biochemistry at UT Southwestern and a member of the university's Touchstone Diabetes Center, has found evidence to suggest that high levels of insulin could contribute to the risk of obesity in people with typ Read More

The Brain Gain: Dr. Hao Zhu

The Brain Gain: Dr. Hao Zhu

Dr. Hao Zhu runs one of four research labs at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Read More

Genetics determine necessary amount of sleep

Genetics determine necessary amount of sleep

Dr. Ryan Hays, neurology and neurotherapeutics assistant professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center, said though eight hours is often referenced as the ideal amount of time for sleep, every person is unique, and students should sleep the number of hours Read More