Not just for kids: Grown-ups need annual doctor visits, too.
7/2/18 151632 -- San Antonio, TX --- © Copyright 2018 Mark C. Greenberg for University Health System University Health System Robert L M Hilliard Center Suhaib W. Haq, MD Media Consent No. 00019, Submission ID: 9F921585-F9FF-4EEF-881D-23618EFD8540

Not just for kids: Grown-ups need annual doctor visits, too.

You take your kid for regular checkups without fail, but when was the last time you saw your family doctor for a yearly physical? If it has been a while,…

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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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Would you be willing to have an awkward conversation with another parent if it might save a life? That’s the premise of the ASK Campaign (Asking Saves Kids), which encourages…

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A summer camp to keep diabetes at bay
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A summer camp to keep diabetes at bay

Diabetes is a major health problem in South Texas, one that tends to run in families. Just as alarming is the large army of children in our community on the…

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Good things from a community garden

University Health System's Texas Diabetes Institute celebrated the opening of its new community garden this week by hosting a health fair for National Diabetes Alert Day. The fair offered free…

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