UT Southwestern Medical Center

Uncovered: Spicy Indian pepper has powerful anti-cancer properties

Scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have uncovered a chemical process behind anti-cancer properties of a spicy Indian pepper plant called the long pepper, whose suspected medicinal properties date back thousands of years.

Jan 14, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Common blood pressure drug pose health risk to older adults

Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have found that adults over 65 who have recently begun thiazide diuretics are at a greater risk for developing metabolic-related adverse events.

Jun 17, 2014, 11:56 AM IST

Daily dose of Vitamin D can help stave off diabetes

A daily dose of vitamin D can be used in the battle against Type 2 diabetes, experts have revealed.

Oct 23, 2013, 10:30 AM IST