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Peripheral Artery Disease: common condition, rarely recognized

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common circulatory problem that’s often mistakenly shrugged off as a normal aging pain.

Dr. Rebecca Minter talks pancreatic cancer and what you should be watching for

Rebecca Minter, M.D., is an internationally recognized surgeon who specializes in the treatment of diseases and conditions of the pancreas, including pancreatic cancer, pancreatic cysts, and pancreatitis. She is the Surgical Director of both the UT Southwestern Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer Prevention programs.

Nonprescription morning sickness remedies worth trying

Nonprescription morning sickness remedies worth trying

For those in morning sickness’s throes, though, Dr. Horsager-Boehrer suggests trying simple dietary changes and frequently recommends two nonprescription remedies before heading to a pharmacist.

NASA awards Mars mission-related studies to UTSW scientists

NASA awards Mars mission-related studies to UTSW scientists

The 5 ‘Suddens’: Look for these signs of stroke — and then act fast

Stroke is a common and serious disease. Each year in the United States, almost 800,000 people suffer from a new or recurrent stroke and about 130,000 die from its effects. Strokes are the leading cause of disability in this country, yet fewer than one out of four people know the symptoms.