Stories and Insights
HPV, a common sexually transmitted infection, causes throat cancer in young adults. Dr. Sumer explains how a vaccine may be able to curb the epidemic.
Hot tubs are relaxing but caution is suggested in early pregnancy. Dr. Horsager explains why pregnant women should monitor their hot tub use.
Check these five guidelines before you buy a multivitamin. Learn what a good multivitamin can – and cannot – provide.
Skin cancer is the most common cancer in our country. Many types of skin cancer are curable, but its deadliest form – melanoma - affects more than 73,000 people every year.
When you’re pregnant, you need to take extra precautions even when pampering yourself. Dr. Shivani Patel discusses the safety of massages, manicures, pedicures, and hair treatments while pregnant.
Anyone of any age can be impacted by an enlarged heart muscle, even athletes in the prime of their careers. Our doctors explain what you need to know about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
Clinical trials are not just for advanced-stage cancer. UT Southwestern offers clinical trials for patients with newly diagnosed and recurrent cancers.
Zofran® (ondansetron) has made headlines for potentially causing birth defects. Dr. Horsager explains how to effectively manage morning sickness.
Fish oil is sold as a heart-healthy supplement, but there is no evidence to suggest it helps prevent a heart attack. Dr. Khera explains.
Matthew Ladin of Dallas contacted his dentist about his nagging jaw pain, thinking it was probably just a toothache.