In the UTHealth Newsroom
Friends and family members of people with thoracic aortic disease and fans of the late legendary comedic actor John Ritter will come together as Team Ritter to raise funds for the John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health (JRF) at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon.
It is estimated that as many as half of patients taking cancer drugs experience a decrease in mental sharpness. While there have been many theories, what causes “chemo brain” has eluded scientists.
Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health have been awarded a four-year, $1.3 million grant by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to study how the risk of asthma has changed for health care workers in Texas over the last 10 years.
Designed to treat addictions to tobacco products, alcohol and narcotic pain medications, the Innovations in Addictions Treatment Clinic has opened at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
It may be time to go back to the drawing board when it comes to explaining the cause of the chronic pain experienced by many of the nearly 300,000 people with a spinal cord injury in the United States.
In the MediaCNN.com, 10/16/2014
McCormick is quoted in this CNN.com article that has been picked up by 27 affiliates across the country.
Paul Schulz, M.D., was interviewed for an EverydayHealth.com story about depression and dementia.
Fox 26 News, 10/16/2014
Catherine Troisi, Ph.D., appeared on a FOX 26 News panel about Ebola.
Anderson Cooper 360, 10/16/2014
Joseph McCormick, M.D., appeared on Anderson Cooper 360 to discuss the health care workers who treated an Ebola patient in Dallas.
MedPage Today, 10/15/2014
Luis Ostrosky, M.D., was quoted in this MedPage Today story about an antifungal agent for neutropenia.