Surviving snake season
A Rattlesnake soaks up the afternoon sun in central Montana

Surviving snake season

If you live in South Texas, it’s a sure bet you’ve got some slithery neighbors. We’re talking snakes — from the harmless garden variety to the venomous kind. And while…

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Don’t get burned!
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Don’t get burned!

It's another sweltering South Texas summer. Step outside and the risk of burns are everywhere — in addition to the everyday burn hazards that lurk inside our homes. University Hospital's level…

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Spot the Tot

So your old pickup or SUV has some miles on it, and it doesn’t have one of those backup cameras that come standard on new vehicles these days. Or maybe your…

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A watchful eye on sports injuries
Young child in catcher's gear throwing baseball while laughing

A watchful eye on sports injuries

Spring means baseball. And with baseball — and many other sports — it also means parents need to keep a watchful eye open for injuries in their young athletes. Dr.…

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