PodMed TT – Study: Prenatal TDAP Vaccine Does Not Increase Autism Risk

Friday, August 17, 2018
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Women who are pregnant should receive the TDAP—that’s tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis—vaccine with the goal of protecting their unborn child from infections, especially whooping cough or pertussis, in…

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PodMed TT Offers Podcast Listeners Latest Medical News

Monday, August 13, 2018
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When medical professionals want to stay in the loop on breaking medical news, there is one podcast they tune into week after week: PodMed TT. Hosted by Texas…

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PodMed TT – Induced Labor at 39 Weeks May Reduce C-Section Rates in Healthy First-Time Mothers

Monday, August 13, 2018
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If you’re a woman about to give birth for the first time—so-called “nulliparous” in medical jargon—is it better to induce labor at 39 weeks or simply wait and…

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PodMed TT – Monitoring Glucose to Identify Diabetes Subtypes

Wednesday, August 8, 2018
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What can we learn from continuous glucose monitoring for a few weeks and standardized food challenges among people who haven’t been diagnosed with diabetes? A lot, as Rick…

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PodMed TT – Walmart vs. Medicare for Prescription Drug Costs

Friday, July 27, 2018
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If you’re a Medicare beneficiary on any of a host of generic drugs for common medical conditions like diabetes or high blood pressure, you may be economically better…

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PodMed TT – Citizen Participation in Tick Research

Friday, July 20, 2018
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Can citizen participation in scientific research teach us about ticks and their habits? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer is a resounding…

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PodMed TT – Diagnosing Atrial Fibrillation With a Wearable Heart Monitor

Monday, July 16, 2018
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Can an ECG patch that monitors heart activity for up to four weeks at home help diagnose the risk of atrial fibrillation better than standard methods? On PodMed…

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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso – 07/02/18

Monday, July 2, 2018
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Tech Talk: HSC El Paso brings you up to speed on this week’s news and events. Check it out!

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TTUHSC El Paso President Elected to Chair FDA Advisory Board

Monday, July 9, 2018
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems Devices Panel.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso President Richard Lange, M.D., M.B.A., has been appointed as panel chair for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Circulatory Systems…

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