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Tools available for those using alcohol to cope with pandemic stress
Using alcohol to cope with increased stress and uncertainty during the pandemic is on the rise, but resources are available to help.
Attend and run effective virtual meetings with these expert tips
For better or worse, the way we meet has been forever changed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rocking out for our Wonderkids
UT Physicians and UTHealth doctors put on a rock concert in support of our Texas Cleft-Craniofacial Team patients.
Reduce sugar intake with easy, practical steps
Consuming large amounts of sugar over a long period of time can increase the risk of developing chronic diseases.
Cold and flu numbers increasing after restrictions lift
An infectious disease expert with UT Physicians and UTHealth breaks down the reason Houston is experiencing a spike in cold and flu cases.
Fireworks safety tips for Independence Day
Pediatric experts agree that virtual shows are the safest option to protect against COVID-19 variants and fireworks-related injuries.
How to tell the difference between soreness and an injury
When recovering from a workout, there is a difference between muscular soreness and pain. Bonnie P. Gregory, MD, orthopedic surgeon with UT Physicians, shares her expertise on common workout injuries and when you should see a physician.
Men’s Health Month highlights the need for preventive care
A family medicine expert brings awareness to the need for preventive mental and physical care during Men's Health Month.
Scleroderma Awareness Month highlights rare condition
Learn more about this rare condition that affects one in every 4,000 adults in the U.S.
Staying safe in extreme heat
Keep you and your family cool and safe from heat-related illnesses this summer with tips from a UT Physicians expert.
Medical device recall of select Philips Respironics CPAP, BIPAP, and APAP machines
Learn more about the Philips Respironics product recall of several breathing machines and what to do if you or a loved one use one of these devices.
Infectious disease experts weigh in on how to plan a safe family vacation this summer
Infectious disease experts with UT Physicians and UTHealth provide safe travel tips for those looking to take a trip this Independence Day weekend.
No-cost vein screenings this summer
UT Physicians has weekend, no-cost vein screening consultations just in time for the upcoming summer months.
Healthy weight loss possible with expert help
The UT Physicians Center for Obesity Medicine and Metabolic Performance provides a physician-led and individualized approach to weight loss.
Summer travel tips during COVID-19
If you are planning a summer vacation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides guidelines for fully vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers to protect themselves from COVID-19.
Preparing for hurricane season post-COVID
An infectious disease expert discusses how to remain safe during hurricane season in a post-COVID-19 climate.
Surgery group treats adults diagnosed with congenital conditions
A group of surgeons with UTHealth has formed the Comprehensive Congenital Colorectal Program to care for patients diagnosed with congenital colorectal conditions as they age out of pediatric care.
UTHealth geriatrician awarded Clinician of the Year
The American Geriatrics Society has honored Faith Atai, MD, with the AGS 2021 Clinician of the Year award.
Everything you should know about osteoporosis
A geriatric medicine expert explains the symptoms, risk factors, and treatment options for osteoporosis.
Honoring nurses at Houston Chronicle event
Nurses from health care organizations across the Greater Houston area were celebrated at the Salute to Nurses event.
UT Physicians offers corporate COVID-19 vaccinations
UT Physicians is now offering on-site COVID-19 vaccinations for local businesses in the Greater Houston area.
Pfizer vaccine receives emergency use authorization for children ages 12 to 15
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted emergency use authorization of the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 12 to 15.
UT Physicians nurse honored by Houston Chronicle’s Salute to Nurses
Kim Alleman, registered nurse and director of nursing and patient care services, has been recognized as a Top 150 nurse in the Greater Houston area.
Connecting you to your health information
With MyUTHealth, the upcoming new patient portal, individuals will have real-time access to their medical information.
New patient survey coming soon
Our upcoming new patient survey will allow individuals to leave honest feedback shortly after each visit with one of our doctors.