University of Texas Health Science Center

  • News

    September 16, 2010

    Mental Cases

    Philip Grantham counts on his meds and his MHMRA doctor to stay straight. Too bad Texas is slashing funding.

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Houston Firm Can Stop Your Smoking Habit -- Online!!

    Teh Internets can solve almost any problem, it seems, from having to pay for music and news to bringing down Islamofascist dictatorships. Now smoking has apparently joined the list. A small Houston company that runs interactive pay-sites to help with compulsive hair-pulling and skin-picking disord ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Building Entrepreneurship on the Backs of Toddlers Gets All Kinds of Notice

    It turns out Susan Landry, head of the State Center for Early Childhood Development, who has recently received a lot of publicity throughout Texas because the pre-K program she runs is said to be three times as expensive as the usual pre-school program, was recognized last year by the University of ... More >>

  • News

    September 30, 2004

    Reefer Madness

    The government says Clayton Jones shouldn't smoke marijuana. He says it's the only thing that keeps him from blowing his brains out.

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Over and Out

    Baylor balks at budget questions and boots a new hire

  • News

    March 28, 2002

    The Cannabis Caper

    How a citizen's donation to NORML got routed to the DEA

  • News

    July 27, 2000

    How Green Is My Building?

    UT's "environmentally sustainable" project just kept outgrowing its budget

  • News

    February 17, 2000

    Atlantis Sinks Again!

    Fishy deals for Fire Station No. 1

  • News

    February 10, 2000

    Pulling the Strings

    Politically connected Golden Eagle claws a critical TCADA inspector

  • News

    December 30, 1999

    The Insider

    Rolling the Credits on Council's "B" Movie: The dynamic duo of Yarbrough, Johnson leave a legacy of campaign high jinks

  • News

    December 4, 1997

    The Johnson Treatment

    Council candidate presides over a rather unique substance abuse program

  • News

    September 11, 1997
  • News

    November 7, 1996

    Just Say No (to Open Debate)

    When it comes to alternatives to the drug war, some warriors would rather you not hear about it

  • News

    July 20, 1995