Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: LT Breathing Tubes After Cardiac Arrest Could Save 10,000 More Lives

Newswise imageHeart attack patients given a different type of breathing tube by paramedics had better survival rates than those treated by traditional intubation breathing tube methods – findings that could potentially save more than 10,000 lives annually, researchers report.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UTSW Researcher Recognized with Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences

Newswise imageT Southwestern Medical Center Professor Dr. Zhijian “James” Chen today became the recipient of the 2018 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences for his discovery of the cGAS enzyme, a sensor of innate immunity. The enzyme patrols the cell’s interior and sounds the alarm to trigger the immune system in response to DNA.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UTSW Study Helps Explain Launch Switch for Most Common Malignant Pediatric Brain Tumor

Newswise imageBy detailing the mechanisms underlying the development of medulloblastoma tumors, these findings could lead to new treatments, noted Dr. Mukhopadhyay, a W.W. Caruth, Jr. Scholar in Biomedical Research.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: HHS Region VI Summit at UT Southwestern Targets Strategies to Combat Opioid Crisis

Officials from five states including Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas gathered at UT Southwestern Medical Center today for a regional summit with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to address the nation’s $78 billion opioid crisis.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: UT Southwestern Designated Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center of Excellence

Newswise imageUT Southwestern Medical Center has been certified a Center of Excellence by the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association (HCMA) – one of less than 30 Centers of Excellence nationwide and the first certified center in North Texas.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Study Shows Liver Cells with Whole Genome Duplications Protect Against Cancer

Newswise imageResearchers at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute (CRI) at UT Southwestern have discovered that cells in the liver with whole genome duplications, known as polyploid cells, can protect the liver against cancer.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Blood Test Plus Ultrasound Boosts Liver Cancer Detection by 40 Percent

Newswise imageCombining ultrasound imaging with a blood test for high alpha fetoprotein (AFP) levels improves detection of early-stage liver cancer by as much as 40 percent, researchers at UT Southwestern’s Simmons Cancer Center found.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Dr. Daniel W. Foster, Longtime UT Southwestern Internal Medicine Chairman: 1930-2018

Newswise imageDr. Daniel W. Foster, a world-renowned diabetes expert, inspiring medical school instructor, and nationally recognized Chairman of UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Department of Internal Medicine for 16 years, died Jan. 18.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Proper Exercise Can Reverse Damage From Heart Aging

Newswise imageExercise can reverse damage to sedentary, aging hearts and help prevent risk of future heart failure – if it’s enough exercise, and if it’s begun in time, according to a new study by cardiologists at UT Southwestern and Texas Health Resources.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: State-of-the-Art MRI Technology Bypasses Need for Biopsy

Newswise imageThe most common type of tumor found in the kidney is generally quite small (less than 1.5 in). These tumors are usually found by accident when CAT scans are performed for other reasons and the serendipitous finding poses a problem for doctors.