Category: News

UVA Testing New Treatment for Enlarged Prostate Symptoms

University of Virginia Health System researchers have opened a national clinical trial examining a non-surgical treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms caused by an enlarged prostate. Also known as benign…

UVA Radiology Resident International Education Program

Until recently, Radiology has played only a small role in terms of outreach and aid to communities and institutions in the developing global health arena which lack the resources and…

Radiology’s Ziv Haskal, MD, named to Newsweek’s “Top Cancer Doctors” list for 2015

Professor of Radiology Ziv Haskal, MD, was named to Newsweek’s “Top Cancer Doctors 2015” listing for his expertise in Uterine Fibroid Embolization, Vascular Malformations, and Liver Cancer/Chemoembolization. Sixteen other University…

Do Hearts Fail Because They’re Hooked on Blood Sugar?

Could your heart get hooked on blood sugar? Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine think so, and they will determine if blocking that addiction could prevent enlargement…