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New technique TEES up advance in otologic surgery

New technique TEES up advance in otologic surgery

 

UT Southwestern is pioneering minimally invasive middle- and inner-ear surgery using an endoscopic technique that offers “unparalleled visualization” of the surgical area.

UTSW teams exceed 1,000 targeted prostate biopsies

UTSW teams exceed 1,000 targeted prostate biopsies

 

Dr. Claus Roehrborn and colleagues in Urology and Radiology are using a new, targeted biopsy method for prostate cancer that’s more effective than standard biopsies – and they’ve just reached a significant milestone.

6 skin problems that can develop during pregnancy

6 skin problems that can develop during pregnancy

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Dr. Elaine Duryea discusses a few common, harmless skin conditions pregnant women experience, and one they shouldn’t ignore.

Can NSAIDs increase my risk of heart attack or stroke?

Can NSAIDs increase my risk of heart attack or stroke?

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NSAIDS like ibuprofen help manage pain and inflammation. But are they safe for the heart? Dr. Reimold weighs the risks and benefits.

5 techniques to make endocrine surgery safer

5 techniques to make endocrine surgery safer

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From robotics to mid-surgery blood tests, new methods make endocrine surgery safer. Dr. Nwariaku explains how 5 key techniques benefit patients.

5 weird pregnancy symptoms you might not know about

5 weird pregnancy symptoms you might not know about

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Hair loss, swollen gums, changing taste buds, and carpal tunnel syndrome. They’re less common pregnancy and postpartum symptoms, but still normal.

Nearing the end of pregnancy? Time to talk birth control

Nearing the end of pregnancy? Time to talk birth control

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The time to think about birth control after having a baby is during pregnancy. Dr. Patel discusses options, including placing an IUD right after birth.

Body after birth: Treating post-pregnancy problems

Body after birth: Treating post-pregnancy problems

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The body needs time to heal after childbirth, but persistent pain and incontinence are not normal. Learn to help speed recovery.

5 exercises and techniques to train for childbirth

5 exercises and techniques to train for childbirth

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Pregnancy, labor, and delivery is like a marathon. It requires training. Our physical therapists discuss exercises to prepare the body.

Get more sleep with good sleep hygiene

Get more sleep with good sleep hygiene

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A third of Dallas-Fort Worth residents don’t get enough sleep, putting their health at risk. How a few simple lifestyle changes can get you a few more Zs.