Topic: Diabetes

Twenty Years of Diabetes Research in the Rio Grande Valley

June 25, 2012
Twenty Years of Diabetes Research in the Rio Grande Valley

South Texas' Starr County is a national poster child for diabetes. But UT Nursing's Sharon Brown is helping residents help themselves.

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Answering the call

Dec. 8, 2011
Answering the call

With $3 million from the St. David's Foundation, the School of Nursing will improve the health of underserved populations in central Texas and beyond.

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Re-inventing excellence

Dec. 6, 2011
Re-inventing excellence

Engineers John Goodenough and Adam Heller, named as the university's Inventors of the Year, discuss the importance of creativity and first-rate teaching.

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University of Texas at Austin Honors World-Changing Achievements of Two Faculty Inventors

Dec. 2, 2011

Event: The first University of Texas at Austin Inventor of the Year Awards, honoring professors John Goodenough and Adam Heller.

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Living with diabetes

Dec. 17, 2009
Living with diabetes

Type 2 diabetes is becoming the most prevalent health problem in the U.S., affecting more than 20.8 million people at an estimated cost of $132 billion annually. Minority groups are affected at higher rates, with African Americans 1.8 times as likely to have diabetes as non-Hispanic whites. Richard Holmes has been living with type 2 diabetes for 10 years. Follow Holmes as he goes to work and his support group.

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