To help spread a message of hope and positivity, Phuong Nguyen, MD, virtually participated in a musical interlude for Inauguration Day.
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COVID-19: What school may look like during the pandemic
The coronavirus will impact students, teachers, parents, and staff. An expert weighs in on changes that could take place.
Low-carb or low-fat: Does it matter for dieting?
Low-carb or low-fat diets can help you lose weight but results will vary based on each person. If you are struggling with weight loss, it may be beneficial to visit a nutritional expert to create a customized diet for your needs.
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.
Virtual career workshop for veterans
The Texas Medical Center will host a virtual career workshop for veterans on Thursday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to noon.
Making a house a home
As the title sponsor of KPRC-TV's Houston Habitat for Humanity build, UT Physicians took part in the ribbon-cutting on a new home.
Celebrating the Fourth of July during a pandemic
The CDC has released guidelines to follow for safe Fourth of July celebrations. What you need to know to stay safe.
The do’s and don’ts when it comes to masks
Texans will now be required to wear masks or face coverings following an executive order by the governor. An expert provides some helpful do's and don'ts.
Fourth of July food safety tips
To keep you and your family safe this Fourth of July, experts suggest you remember the four C's of food safety.
The struggle is real: How to make eyeglasses work while protecting yourself from COVID-19
Wearing your glasses and a mask at the same time can prove frustrating. An expert provides guidance on how to manage both.
Celebrating the moment the practice began expansion outside the 610 Loop
Celebrating 10 years of services in the Missouri City/Fresno area, UT Physicians looks back at its history on expansion.
Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a serious medical condition that can affect anyone, but military personnel, first responders, health care providers, victims of violence, or survivors of traumatic injury may be at increased risk. Learn the difference between PTSD and other traumas, and how it is diagnosed and treated.
A collaborative approach to scoliosis
June marks Scoliosis Awareness Month, a perfect time to highlight our team of experts who specialize in spinal conditions.
Summer travel can happen even during a pandemic
There are simple measures you can take to ensure a safe and fun summer vacation, even during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Keyhani brothers join cardiothoracic and vascular surgery department
New to the UT Physicians team, the Keyhani brothers are eager to provide high-quality vascular care to the Greater Houston area.
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.
Wellness classes moving online
Select wellness classes have moved to a virtual platform for the safety and enjoyment of all class attendees.
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.
Men’s Health Month: How men are affected by the stress of unemployment
When you are laid off for any reason, it is normal to feel a sense of loss and uncertainty. However, the emotional impact may sting more for men. Andrea Taylor, PhD, a licensed clinical psychologist, explains how job loss can affect men in particular and shares helpful coping strategies.
Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month
May is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness of the mental well-being of mothers during and after pregnancy.
Experts provide suggestions on water safety this summer
In addition to the hazards posed by drowning, this summer brings another concern while playing in the water: the transmission of COVID-19.
Sports physicals more critical in the wake of COVID-19
Sports physicals have always been important in identifying underlying health issues for student-athletes. They are increasingly more essential as school districts and other officials set guidelines for reopening schools this fall.
Improving quality of life for those with hearing disorders
For those with hearing and speech disorders, everyday life can be challenging. An expert provides guidance on detecting and addressing these issues to improve quality of life.
How to go to the gym safely during the pandemic
After being closed for several weeks, many gyms in Houston are now reopening. Learn what precautions you should take to stay safe while working out.