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May 22, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston has announced that researchers have found that drinking chamomile tea was associated with decreased risk of death from all causes in Mexican-American women over 65. More
May 22, 2015 -- The Julie Rogers Gift of Life Program will host a free educational seminar on melanoma prevention and skin cancer awareness on Tuesday at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Beaumont. More
May 21, 2015 -- The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health at the University of Texas at Austin on Wednesday announced that it has awarded $900,000 in grants to three Texas community health centers to advance peer support in the delivery of integrated health care. More
May 20, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Health System in Houston will host its annual "A Survivor's Celebration of Life" event honoring cancer survivors and their caregivers on May 29 in Houston. More
May 20, 2015 -- The Galveston County Health District has confirmed a case of viral meningitis at Santa Fe Independent School District's Kubacak Elementary School. More
May 18, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston's Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences held its 47th commencement ceremony on Friday. More
May 18, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that scientists with the university have designed a micro-supercapacitor that may be useful in personal and wearable electronics. More
May 15, 2015 -- The Paralyzed Veterans of America on Thursday announced that it will donate medical transfer boards to each of the 25 Department of Veterans Affairs Spinal Cord Injury Centers across the country, including the center in Houston. More
May 15, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday at the UTMB Health Primary and Specialty Care Clinic in Texas City. More
May 15, 2015 -- Congressman John Culberson today announced that the House Appropriations Sucommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science has approved the FY2016 appropriations bill. More
May 14, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Health System recently hosted the Texas Gulf Coast Project Access "Surgical Saturday" initiative, a collaborative effort to provide free surgeries and medical procedures to uninsured residents in the Houston community. More
May 14, 2015 -- University of Houston today announced that research conducted by the university has found that climate change, in the form of a stronger sea breeze, has contributed to a reduction in high-ozone days in the Houston area. More
May 13, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that scientists with the university have found a process to simplify the manufacturing of solar cells. More
May 13, 2015 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration on Tuesday announced that the agency has reached an agreement with its international partners to set a new schedule for spacecraft traffic to and from the International Space Station. More
May 12, 2015 -- The American Lung Association in Texas - Houston office is lighting City Hall in turquoise during the week in support of LUNG FORCE, a movement launched to unite women against lung cancer, during National Women's Lung Health Week. More
May 08, 2015 -- The Galveston County Health District today announced that microchipping of pets is now required in unincorporated areas of the county, as well as in many cities. More
May 08, 2015 -- University of Houston today announced that it will lead plans for an Advanced Superconductor Manufacturing Institute, aimed at speeding the full commercialization of high-temperature superconductors. More
May 07, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital recently received the 2015 IBCLC Care Award from the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and the International Lactation Consultant Association. More
May 07, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have successfully tested a vaccine for Chagas disease. More
May 07, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that researchers have discovered a new method to tune light-induced vibrations of nanoparticles through slight alterations to the surface to which the particles are attached, a process that may provide new applications in molecular sensing and wireless communications. More
May 06, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Health System is hosting several events in celebration of National Nurses Week, which is observed May 6-12. More w/Video
May 06, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that a new study in collaboration with Harokpio University has found that expecting mothers who gain more weight than recommended, do not exercise or smoke during pregnancy increase the likelihood their child will be obese. More
May 05, 2015 -- The Memorial Hermann Health System is offering health and wellness tips for women this Mother's Day. More
May 05, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that it has received two grants totaling $707,790 from The Sealy & Smith Foundation to support the purchase of new equipment for the diagnosis and treatment of arterial disease and breast cancer. More
May 04, 2015 -- Rice University today announced that researchers have found that a two-dimensional material studied for its semiconducting properties, can be changed from a brittle substance to take on the qualities of plastic through exposure to a sulfur-infused gas in the proper conditions. More
May 04, 2015 -- The Clear Lake Regional Medical Center today announced that it has installed check-in kiosks in the center's emergency department lobby. More
May 04, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that researchers have found that spirometry, a common test that allows physicians to determine how well a person's lungs work, is underutilized for asthma diagnosis and management from 2001 to 2011. More
May 01, 2015 -- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has published a study finding that the resilience of coastal communities against storms, flooding and erosion can be strengthened when protected by natural infrastructure such as marshes, reefs and beaches, or with hybrid approaches. More
April 30, 2015 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston on Wednesday announced that new research between UTMB and Virginia Commonwealth University has found that brain function of people addicted to cocaine is different than that of people who are not addicted, and often linked to highly impulsive behavior. More
April 30, 2015 -- Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital will host a free online seminar on May 6 to discuss symptoms and treatment options for acid reflux. More
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