Stories and Insights
Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a genetic disease that causes uncontrolled growth of cysts in one or both kidneys, which can lead to kidney failure. It is the most common genetic disease of all, affecting one in 1,000 people.
For patients, the new facility on the UTSW campus will be an invaluable lifeline in their fight against cancer.
Postmenopausal bleeding is never normal and may in fact be an early symptom of endometrial cancer, says UT Southwestern gynecologic cancer specialist Matthew Carlson, M.D.
Last summer, Trevor Williams had surgery to treat his epilepsy. Two months later, “everything changed,” he says.
UTSW Chief of Cardiology Joseph Hill, M.D., Ph.D., breaks down coffee’s potentially heart-healthy, immunoprotective properties. (There is, of course, a caveat.)
Doctors thought Christine Wright might never be able to have children. Now, she is the proud mother of two sets of twins. Read her inspiring story to start Mother’s Day celebrations off right!
A new clinical trial aims to figure out which aspirin dosage is most effective and safest for patients with heart disease.
Know the signs of a stroke and act FAST to save a life.
Finding a successful treatment for uncontrolled seizures starts with accurate diagnosis. Dr. Perven explains how we find the source of seizures.
What women should know about thyroid disease symptoms, how thyroid problems affect family planning, and how to take thyroid medication correctly.