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2014-10-24 12:26:50

Prestigious Award Recognizes High-Quality Care Among Academic Medical Centers HOUSTON, Oct.

2014-08-21 23:01:40

PHA On the Road is a free full-day regional education forum that delivers much needed PH education and support to patients and families in areas close to home. Silver

2014-06-04 12:28:51

HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, in partnership with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center

2013-11-04 14:20:01

A stem cell therapy previously shown to reduce inflammation in the critical time window after traumatic brain injury also promotes lasting cognitive improvement.

2013-09-19 15:29:26

When it comes to fat, you want the brown type and not so much of the white variety because brown fat burns energy to keep you warm and metabolically active, while white fat stores excess energy around your waist, causing health problems.

2013-08-28 10:46:43

Fifteen years ago, a hematologist came to Dianna Milewicz, M.D., Ph.D., with a puzzle: Multiple generations of an East Texas family suffered from a moderately severe bleeding disorder, but it wasn’t hemophilia.

2013-08-15 21:01:04

A multi-institutional team led by Dianna Milewicz, M.D., Ph.D., of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has found a recurrent genetic mutation that has been linked to deadly thoracic aortic dissections in family members as young as 17 years of age.

2013-06-27 13:19:30

Adults with a disability are more likely to be obese or extremely obese than those without a disability.

2013-04-04 12:14:22

Vermont's aggressive health care reform initiatives can serve as a roadmap for other states.


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