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Getting a grip on seasonal and COVID-19 depression
An expert provides ideas on how to manage both seasonal and COVID-19 depression.
Annual checkup with your physician is key to good health
Taking good care of yourself means eating right, exercising, getting adequate rest, and seeing your physician regularly.
Is your holiday bubble COVID-19 proof?
In order to create a COVID-19 safe bubble for the holiday season, families will need to have prepared weeks in advance.
Battling COVID-19 during cold and flu season
While we have been safeguarding ourselves from the COVID-19 pandemic for months now, we also need to prepare ourselves for cold and flu season.
Flu cases down as coronavirus cases spike
Flu activity has been low this year, but experts warn we cannot let our guard down, especially as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spike locally and across the country.
Tips to protect your skin from the chilly weather
Colder temperatures mean drier skin. An expert provides tips on how best to moisturize and safeguard your skin from the chilly air.
This Thanksgiving, we are thankful for nurses
It's the Year of the Nurse and it's a prime time to express our thanks to the men and women who devote their daily lives to caring for others.
Providing hope for patients with pelvic floor pain and dysfunction
A new clinic, the first of its kind in the Houston area, will treat men and women for pelvic floor pain, the area that stretches from the belly button to the hips.
Diagnosis a shock for breast cancer patient
After being diagnosed with an aggressive breast cancer, Sherri Comeaux bravely took on her health care journey with the help of her family and surgeon.
UT Physicians Multispecialty – International District hosts food drive
To help patients dealing with food insecurity during the pandemic, UT Physicians and the American Heart Association collaborated to host a food drive.
Placenta accreta month: Novel approach to life-threatening pregnancy condition allows woman to have “miracle child” after loss
Margarita Saavedra was 35 years old and 18 weeks pregnant with her second child when she fainted at the doctor’s office after receiving the news that she might need to have a hysterectomy to remove her uterus.
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.
Breastfeeding 101: Tips for new moms during the pandemic
A UT Physicians expert provides guidance for new mothers who plan to breastfeed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Don’t delay getting a mammogram due to the pandemic
Scheduling routine medical screenings, including mammograms, should not be delayed or postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
A change of (birth) plans
Excited about being first-time parents, Brent and Isabel decided on a birth plan. However, after an impromptu ultrasound, plans quickly changed.
Trust looks like this: Caring for patients during a time of great need
UT Physicians is committed to taking care of patients, regardless of their situation. We want our patients to know that we are here for them.
With a roar from the jets and the crowd, the Blue Angels thrill
In a salute to health care workers, the U.S. Navy Blue Angels spark an emotional show filled with smiles, cheers, pride and joy to the community.
Care in the time of COVID-19
As a person with a compromised immune system, Cheryl Yetz was nervous about attending her weekly appointments during the pandemic. Little did she know, alternative plans were being made to accommodate her.
What do pregnant women need to know about COVID-19?
UT Physicians maternal-fetal physician weighs in on pregnancy and breastfeeding during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Cornthwaite named Diabetes Educator of the Year
Joy Cornthwaite, registered dietitian, has been named the 2019 Texas Diabetes Educator of the Year
Breastfeeding 101: Tips for new moms
Breastfeeding benefits and tips for expecting or new mothers in celebration of National Breastfeeding Month.
National Infertility Awareness Week: 7 things a Houston expert wants you to know
For many, having children is the adventure of a lifetime. However, for those who struggle to conceive, starting a family can be a long and emotionally draining process, full of unknowns, false hopes, guilt, and even shame. What everyone needs to know.
Industry-leading program integrates mental health services into women’s centers
Comprehensive mental and physical health care is the focus of a first-of-its-kind multidisciplinary collaboration at UTHealth Houston that embeds mental health professionals into UT Physicians OB-GYN clinics to streamline care.
Expanded services now available in Greater Heights
As part of the UT Physicians mission to expand specialty care outside of the Texas Medical Center, a new clinic has opened in Greater Heights that will focus on obstetrics and gynecology, gynecologic oncology and gastroenterology.