Eye strain and other eye issues can develop in children as a result of overexposure to computers and tablets as part of virtual learning.
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UT Physicians announces digital COVID-19 screening
UT Physicians is making screening for COVID-19 convenient and contactless through its new app available on both Apple and Android devices.
A PATH to progress: A program to help children with struggles
The PATH program is a unique day treatment program designed to meet the needs of children and adolescents with complex medical illnesses and behavioral challenges. With a lot of guidance and personalized support, Joshua completed the PATH program and built some meaningful relationships with peers.
Combating child weight gain during COVID-19
UT Physicians and UTHealth expert offers nutrition and exercise tips to minimize weight gain in children during the pandemic.
Managing your child’s diabetes during COVID-19
UT Physicians and UTHealth expert offers insight into the impact COVID-19 can have on children with diabetes and how to manage risks during the pandemic.
Staying safe in extreme heat
When temperatures reach triple digits, it’s important to understand what safety precautions you can take. Heat-related illness is a very common occurrence. Learn tips on how to stay cool and safe in extremely hot weather.
Students step up to help lead Vaccine Task Force
Students from McGovern Medical School are leading their own task force aimed at reducing missed well-child and vaccine appointments.
A family’s story of cleft care from infancy to childhood
Megan Harvey has been a patient of the Texas Cleft-Craniofacial Team at UT Physicians since her birth to treat her cleft lip and palate.
5-year-old rebounds after life-changing surgery
Edison Clinger can now focus his energy on school and playing "fireman," thanks to a successful surgery at UT Physicians to make his cerebral palsy more manageable.
Fireworks safety during COVID-19
Even though some fireworks shows are going virtual this year due to the need for social distancing, please keep in mind these safety tips from our experts.
Back on the field
After sustaining a traumatic brain injury on the baseball field, Jason Guidry is back to normal after help from UT Physicians.
McGovern Medical School students step up to relieve burdens for front line physicians
With the pandemic requiring a lot of time from front line workers, medical students have created a response team to help where they can.
Watch out for signs of mental illness in teens as a result of current events
The news making headlines might be leaving your teen anxious or depressed. Experts provide signs to watch for and how to seek help.
Get comfortable with the uncomfortable: How to talk with your kids about racism
UT Physicians experts provide parental guidance on talking with children about racism. What you need to know and how to have the talk.
Pediatric urologist joins practice
New to the UT Physicians team, Dr. Jason K. Au has plans to provide multidisciplinary care for patients with spina bifida.