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Oh, Christmas Tree: Dangers Lurk in Holiday Decor

'Tis the season for decorating, but traditional decor could bring harm to your children.

New Equipment Allows Internists to Reach Final Frontier

Paul L. Foster School of Medicine gastroenterologists are the first to provide single balloon enteroscopy on the Texas/Mexico border.

Women Don't Have to Live With Chronic Pelvic Pain

New women's clinic is open in Midland and physicians are now taking appointments.

Professors Receive Covenant Health System Endowments

The endowed chairs will benefit pediatric and oncology patients, as well as provide additional education and research opportunities.

In the Right Place at the Right Time

Athletic trainer's years of CPR knowledge and quick thinking saved a man's life during a football game.

Chancellor’s Council Awards Announced

For 11 years, the council has recognized university system faculty members for outstanding teaching and research.

Berk: Encouraging Student Interest in Family Medicine

While the percentage of physicians in primary care continues to drop, a unique program in the School of Medicine addresses the changing landscape of medical education.

Getting to Zero: Researchers Search for Answers to AIDS

Worldwide recognition brings to light understanding and treatment options for health care providers and those infected with the disease.

'Tis the Season to Be... Melancholy?

Do the holidays have you in a slump? You're not alone.

A Blessing in Disguise

The Paul L. Foster School of Medicine welcomes displaced students from Puerto Rico.

Don't Be A Turkey: Eat Healthy During the Holidays

Focus more on quality time with family and friends and less on food to avoid holiday weight gain.

Healthy Babies Are Worth the Wait

Prematurity, the number one killer of newborns, affects 13 million babies worldwide each year.

Your Partner in Health: Karen Esquibel

The School of Nursing honors its nurse practitioner alumni through personal stories.

Don't Let Your Health Go Up in Smoke

An estimated 440,000 Americans will die this year from tobacco related illnesses.

Odessa Gets Real With New Simulation Center

Students will soon have the opportunity to get real world training in an educational setting thanks to a $1 million gift.

Your Partner in Health: Edward Lopez

The School of Nursing honors its nurse practitioner alumni through personal stories.

Your Partner in Health: Sandra Hernandez

The School of Nursing honors its nurse practitioner alumni through personal stories.

Physician is Army Strong in Children's Care

For more than 20 years, Richard Lampe, M.D., provided quality health care in times of great need.

School of Nursing Honors Distinguished Alumni

Three outstanding alumni were recognized for excellence in outreach, leadership and clinical care.

Allied Health Sciences Professor Does Double Duty

Military veteran and professor reflects on his time in service to students and his country.