After months of hard work and dedication to the vaccination effort, the UTHealth Vaccine Hub administered a milestone dose.
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Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week
April 11-17 is Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness week. Learn more about the warning signs to catch potential cancer early.
Upcoming COVID-19 community vaccination events
Aimed at reaching the underserved areas of Houston, UT Physicians will hold two community vaccination events at different clinic locations.
Reaching the hard to reach: How one team is helping Houstonians get vaccinated
The UT Physicians Healthcare Transformation Initiatives team is helping technology-limited patients receive their COVID-19 vaccine.
For the love of the game: Doctors help Houston Cougars reach Final Four
Paul Shupe, MD, and Andrew Li-Yung Hing, MD, help keep the University of Houston Cougars in top shape as they head to the Final Four.
COVID-19 antibody test not necessarily an indicator of immunity
Experts agree that COVID-19 antibody tests are not necessary and can sometimes provide unreliable results.
Pfizer introducing possibility of a third dose
An infectious disease expert explains why Pfizer could decide to release a third dose of their COVID-19 vaccine.
COVID-19 vaccination effort for patients with disabilities
Children and young adults with disabilities often need complex care because of extensive health conditions that may limit communications, mobility or require special medical equipment and transportation. Learn more about how the UT Physicians CHOSEN team worked with multiple departments to offer a convenient drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination service for our patients with disabilities.
Expert tips to improve your sleep quality
During National Sleep Awareness Week, a UTHealth expert shares her insight into how you can improve your sleep hygiene.
Spring forward your clock, but don’t fall back on your sleep
An expert with UTHealth shares how to get you and your family prepared for the upcoming daylight saving time.
Mild symptoms common after second dose of COVID-19 vaccine
Infectious disease experts break down common symptoms you can expect after the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Vaccinations provide peace of mind for community members
Houstonians share why receiving the COVID-19 vaccine at UT Physicians is important to them and their overall health.
Colorectal cancer screening and early detection are key to effective treatment
Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related death for both men and women. But thanks to more proactive screenings and improvements in colorectal cancer treatments, the death rate from colorectal cancer has been dropping in both men and women for several decades.
Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine receives emergency use authorization
The third to receive emergency use authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is administered in a single dose.
Nurse Triage Center answers the call during arctic blast
During the recent winter weather event, the UT Physicians Nurse Triage Center fielded calls from thousands of concerned Houstonians.
Braving the storm: Reopening the UTHealth Vaccine Hub
On the heels of a historic winter storm, volunteers and staff reopened the doors of the UTHealth Vaccine Hub.
Preparing for a winter freeze
Are you and your household prepared for the anticipated cold snap? If not, check out these easy tips to get ready.
Precautions still important after final dose of COVID-19 vaccine
An infectious disease expert shares his expert opinion on what we should be doing after our second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Healthy game day snacking tips
Don't let your cravings for game day snacks sabotage the progress you've made toward your weight loss goals.
Go red for women’s heart health
Join us in wearing red on Friday, Feb. 5 for National Wear Red Day in support of women's heart health awareness.
Five tips for a healthier heart
To celebrate American Heart Month, an expert breaks down five easy tips to improve your cardiovascular health.
Top 5 tips to prevent birth defects
To raise awareness for National Birth Defects Prevention Month, an expert breaks down the top five tips to know before getting pregnant.
Home sweet home: Helping build a Habitat for Humanity home
UTHealth and UT Physicians have returned as the title sponsor of the annual Houston Habitat for Humanity home build, hosted by KPRC – TV Channel 2.
COVID-19 variants: What do we know?
Hear from an infectious disease expert about the COVID-19 variants and what it means for the current vaccines.
State and local officials emphasize vaccine’s critical role in crushing COVID-19
State and local public officials rolled up their sleeves for their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at UT Physicians.
Surgeon asked to virtually participate in Inauguration Day
To help spread a message of hope and positivity, Phuong Nguyen, MD, virtually participated in a musical interlude for Inauguration Day.