July 24, 2023

Q&A: Early detection of rheumatoid arthritis is vital in young adults

Katherine Terracina, MD, spoke to Healio about how early detection of rheumatoid arthritis is vital in young adults.

July 24, 2023

Once-weekly insulin vs. daily injection: Study finds one is more effective than the other

Absalon Gutierrez, MD, was quoted in a Medical News Today article about a study that compared the efficacy of once-weekly and once-daily insulin injections.

July 24, 2023

Lung Disease

As part of a series on lung diseases, HealthCentral interviewed Bindu Akkanti, MD, about corticosteroids for COPD treatment; Pushan Jani, MD, about how allergies can worsen COPD; and Guatam Sikka, MD, about the differences in lungs with COPD, and why…

July 24, 2023

Ft. Bend County health department investigating after localized outbreak of Legionellosis

Luis Ostrosky, MD, spoke to KHOU-TV Channel 11 about the legionellosis outbreak in Fort Bend County and what residents should be aware of. The story also appeared online.

July 24, 2023

COPD Hypoxia: What You Need to Know

HealthCentral interviewed Bindu Akkanti, MD, about complications patients experience with COPD; Sami Hossri, MD, about why asthma causes wheezing; and John Higgins, MD, about the connection between asthma and high blood pressure.

June 30, 2023

Increase in Cases of Streptococcus Infections

Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, talked to Univision Houston Channel 45 about strep A cases.

June 30, 2023

Local Malaria Infection Reported in Texas

Luis Ostrosky, MD, spoke to Telemundo Houston Channel 47 about the first locally acquired case of malaria in the state. The interview appeared in the 4:30, 5, and 10 p.m. shows.

June 30, 2023

Parent to Parent: Keeping parents safe in the extreme heat

John Higgins, MD, was quoted in a FOX 26 News article about how to beat the heat this summer.

June 30, 2023

Norovirus on cruise ships: Here’s how to avoid the stomach bug

Luis Ostrosky, MD, was interviewed by Today.com about the increasing number of norovirus cases on cruise ships.

June 27, 2023

Diarrhea and Ulcerative Colitis: What You Should Know

Brooks Cash, MD, talked to HealthCentral about ulcerative colitis.