In the largest in-depth scientific study of its kind on the safety of teen weight-loss surgery, researchers report few short-term complications for adolescents with severe obesity undergoing bariatric surgery.
A San Antonio physician has been named new president of the board for the Large Urology Group Practice Association, the association representing 121 large urology group practices and 20 percent of the nation’s urologists
The most commonly prescribed drugs in the U.S. are fostering a wave of painkiller addiction. Prescription opioids are the focus of the Seton Mind Institute’s first-ever National Institutes of Health-sanctioned clinical trial.
The Texas chapter of the March of Dimes Foundation has been named the top chapter in the organization for the work in the fields of healthy pregnancies, premature births and birth defects through programs and services across the state.
The March of Dimes is celebrating its 75th Anniversary, as well as its ongoing work to help babies get a healthy start in life. Stripes Convenience Stores will kick off its sixth annual March of Dimes “Cut-Out Campaign” on September 30th, encouraging customers to make small donations with a big impact.
Everolimus, a drug commonly used to treat cancers and prevent rejection of transplanted organs, has been found to reduced the occurrence of seizures in patients with a genetic disorder called tuberous sclerosis complex.
For spinal cord injury patients ‘fear’ is a part of everyday life, especially the fear that they may never have the life they once enjoyed. As a quadripertic Daniel Curtis faces that fear daily from his wheelchair.