A procedure called mechanical thrombectomy can result in better outcomes for stroke patients whose symptoms are recognized quickly.
The funding will be used to establish up to 10 board leadership positions, invest in new drug discovery, and support education and training.
Positive results proved true whether the treatment was delivered in its traditional format or in a newly tested, intensive format.
Cancer rates have been on a consistent decline due to advances in technology and medicine, but liver cancer rates remain on the rise, having tripled in the United States since 1980.
City and military leaders say one or more private hospital organizations have indicated interest in possibly developing more trauma centers around SA.
Childhood trauma leaves lifelong wounds as children don’t automatically overcome these issues when they turn 18.
The San Antonio AIDS Foundation on Friday opened its new care clinic, a 6,500-square-foot facility that will provide medical services for people with HIV/AIDS, a full-service pharmacy, and mental health treatment.
For anyone experiencing major blood loss – whether during combat, in a mass casualty event, or in a serious car accident – every minute counts.
A recommendation to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21 will include e-cigarettes, Metro Health District Director Colleen Bridger said.
The countywide health plan takes the collaborative effort to improve the health of San Antonio residents from analysis to action.