May is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness of the mental well-being of mothers during and after pregnancy.
Women’s Health Stories
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.
UT Physicians reduces costs and improves outcomes of obstetric patients
UT Physicians received a bonus check of more than $101,000 from Community Health Choice for its successful efforts during a pilot study to lower costs and advance the care of pregnant women and their babies.