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Hear that? Startup company develops remedy for earwax

Earwax can cause stuffiness, pain and hearing loss. But quick relief might not be too far away.

Patient Care

Putting the freeze on overheated runners

A new tool could help overheated runners cool down at the 2016 Cowtown Marathon.

Patient Care

Postpartum depression is a treatable disease

Screening all women who are pregnant or have given birth is a step toward decreasing the stigma around mental illness.


GSBS student named to prestigious research organization

As an undergraduate, Jaclyn Bermudez made an important finding in a biology lab – she discovered she loved research.

Patient Care

Patient Navigator cuts red tape to ensure excellent care

Patient Navigators like Staci Rhoudes help create a "comfortable, coordinated care environment for the patient."

Patient Care

Back in the game

New prosthetic helps but doesn’t define 7-year-old HSC patient.


Zika virus would require different approach than West Nile

The virus, which may cause birth defects in babies, is spreading across parts of Latin America and the Caribbean.


Diagnosis turns scientist into counselor and comforter

Through support group, HSC researcher bridges the doctor-patient divide.


Innovation that’s worthy of recognition

Fort Worth Business honors UNTHSC with Vision and HealthCare Hero awards. 

Patient Care

A spirit of family and teamwork

TCOM alum treats patients with a holistic approach.


New endowment helps further public health

The Terrence and Ramona Gratton Endowed Scholarship will help doctoral students in Environmental and Occupational Health.