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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PodMed TT – RNA-Targeted Drugs for Treating Genetic Diseases

Friday, July 6, 2018
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Is interfering with RNA a practical approach to managing a disease of mutant proteins? Two New England Journal of Medicine studies Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT…

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PodMed TT—Treating Brain Cancer With Polio Virus

Friday, June 29, 2018
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Can we use a virus that infects nervous tissue to treat brain cancer? As Rick and I discuss on PodMed TT this week, the answer may be yes,…

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TTUHSC El Paso Achieves Highest-Level Accreditation Designation

Monday, June 18, 2018
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Independent accreditation by SACSCOC is a milestone in TTUHSC El Paso’s five-year history as a standalone institution

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PodMed TT – Cardiovascular Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet, Nuts and Olive Oil

Friday, June 15, 2018
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Kudos to the New England Journal of Medicine! On PodMed TT this week, Rick and I agree that congrats are in order for the republication of a study…

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