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Minimal Invasive Laser Surgery Gives Hope to Epilepsy Patients

By on June 18, 2016 in Featured, Health News Texas with 1 Comment
Minimal Invasive Laser Surgery Gives Hope to Epilepsy Patients

A new minimally invasive laser epilepsy surgery is being performed for the first time in Central Texas, giving new hope to epilepsy patients who are non-respondent to traditional medication.

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Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

By on September 29, 2015 in Featured, National Health News with 0 Comments
Sexual Activity is Safe for Most Heart Patients

If you have stable cardiovascular disease, it is more than likely that you can safely engage in sexual activity, according to an American Heart Association scientific statement.

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Heart Hospital of Austin Opens Clinic For New Trans-Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement

By on January 25, 2012 in Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Heart Hospital of Austin Opens Clinic For New Trans-Catheter Aortic Valve Replacement

A first of its kind clinic giving new hope to patients with severe aortic stenosis has been opened by Heart Hospital of Austin.

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UT Southwestern Uncovers Genetic Link Between Emphysema & Lung Cancer

By on December 13, 2011 in Health News Texas, Research & Education with 0 Comments
UT Southwestern Uncovers Genetic Link Between Emphysema & Lung Cancer

A gene linked to emphysema also can be a factor for developing lung cancer unrelated to cigarette smoking, UT Southwestern Medical Center research indicates. Smoking was the only known risk factor previously associated with both diseases.

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