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Precision therapy for chronic swelling

In this KENS 5 Medical Minute, Anton Fries, MD, PhD, shares the causes of lymphedema, who is at risk and how this specialized surgery treats chronic swelling.

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Preventing tooth decay in kids can have long-term overall health benefits

Tooth decay is the most common chronic childhood disease, affecting up to one in four kids by the time they head to kindergarten. Learn what preventive measures you can take.

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Illness won’t wait and neither should you. The expert primary care you know and trust is available through video or in-person appointments on Saturdays.

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Robert Svatek, MD, Urology, is quoted in this article.

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Texas Public Radio: COVID — and now monkeypox — in the back of everyone’s minds as Texas schools enter pandemic year 3

Tess Barton, MD, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, was interviewed for this article.

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Texas Hospitals Magazine: Rewriting the Behavioral Health Narrative

Several UT Health San Antonio faculty were interviewed for this story.

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Giancarlo Ferruzzi, MD, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, was interviewed for this story.

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