Stories and Insights

Getting ready to deliver twins, triplets, or more

Getting ready to deliver twins, triplets, or more

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UT Southwestern’s Dr. Horsager talks about what to expect in the second and third trimesters of your pregnancy with twins, triplets, or more.

Scale stuck? Rethink eating before and after exercise

Scale stuck? Rethink eating before and after exercise

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If you exercise regularly but the scale won’t budge, you may need to alter your pre- and post-workout eating habits. Our dietitian offers tips in her latest blog.

Cancer care at the highest level

Cancer care at the highest level

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How to select the right cancer center for you or your loved one begins with knowing that the best cancer care is within your reach.

What to expect when you’re expecting twins – or more

What to expect when you’re expecting twins – or more

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While it’s exciting to learn you’re having twins, multiple pregnancies carry added concerns for the woman and her babies, a UT Southwestern doctor in Dallas explains.

Should I take blood thinners to control my atrial fibrillation?

Should I take blood thinners to control my atrial fibrillation?

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Blood thinners can help people with atrial fibrillation avoid stroke, but all anticoagulants carry some risks of their own.

Music therapy comforts cancer patients

Music therapy comforts cancer patients

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Music therapy sessions at UT Southwestern can include singing, songwriting, lyric interpretation, and improvisation.

What role does a doula play during and after childbirth?

What role does a doula play during and after childbirth?

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A doula’s role is to offer non-medical support to a woman so she can achieve the childbirth experience she envisions.

Why do African-Americans face higher risk of heart disease?

Why do African-Americans face higher risk of heart disease?

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Dr. Kami Banks discusses why African-Americans face a higher risk of heart disease, and how to lower that risk.

Why are doctors diagnosing fewer cases of colon cancer?

Why are doctors diagnosing fewer cases of colon cancer?

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Colon cancer diagnoses are decreasing in the United States. Dr. Mansour and Dr. Beg explain the causes and what they’ve observed at UT Southwestern.

Should I have bariatric surgery before my pregnancy?

Should I have bariatric surgery before my pregnancy?

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If you are severely overweight and want to become pregnant, you need a plan that might include bariatric surgery. A UT Southwestern doctor gives you 3 things to think about.