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Fatal Shooting In Dallas Medical DistrictLaw enforcement officials are investigating a fatal shooting in the Dallas medical district.
A Higher Degree Is A Higher Calling For Dallas Psychologist"[Continuing education] is really not about how smart you are; it is about your goals, ambition and perseverance," says Dr. Sonia Schwalen.
North Texans Endure Triple-Digit Heat For Research StudyA team of researchers at the Institute for Exercise and Environmental Medicine are studying the effects of heat stress on older adults.
Dallas Child Psychologist Weighs The Value Of Advanced EducationDr. Nicholas J. Westers is a child psychologist at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas and assistant professor of psychiatry at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Westers is an expert in helping adolescents deal with non-suicidal self-injury.
New Evidence Into Concussions Uncovered In DallasConcussions in former NFL players are suspected to lead to brain changes later in life. That’s the preliminary finding of a study that UT Southwestern Medical Center is calling a “first” of its kind.
Breast Cancer Surgeon In Dallas Teaches The Importance Of EducationAt the tender age of four, Dr. Roshni Rao went around to her family members and gave them imaginary shots telling them that this will make them better.
U.S. Hospitals Improvise Ebola Defenses, At A CostWhat does it take to Ebola-proof a hospital? Over the past few months, U.S. medical centers have spent millions of dollars putting together a plan to treat patients with the scary, but extremely rare disease.
New North Texas Ebola Treatment Facility To Open WednesdayRight down the street from the home of Dan Hahn, doctors and nurses are moving in special equipment for a first of its kind ‎Ebola treatment facility. It'll be housed inside the Methodist Campus for Continuing Care.
Nurse Practitioner Working To Prevent Strokes In Dallas WomenMandy Dirickson is passionate about the prevention of strokes, especially in women at UT Southwestern University Medical Center's Comprehensive Stroke Center.
North Texas Doctor Searching For More Efficient PTSD Treatment The arrest of a Texas soldier for scaling the White House fence over the weekend has reignited the national conversation on the mental health of the nation’s returning veterans.
Are Low-T Drugs Putting Patients At High Risk?“Lost your appetite for romance? You might not just be getting older. You might have a treatable condition called low testosterone,” the ad says. But lately, doctors say more people are using hormone replacement drugs and some might not need it.
Family: 50 Years For Killer, Life Sentence For UsTuesday morning, family and friends of murdered North Texas mother Karen Smith had the chance to address her killer in court. Karen Smith was shot to death in a parking garage at UT Southwestern Medical Center in January 2013.