In the UTHealth Newsroom
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a good time for women to be checked for possible tumors. Read about a 68-year-old woman who is glad that a mammogram was ordered by her physician at the UT Physicians Community Health & Wellness Center – Rosenberg,
To help doctors address the obesity epidemic, McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) now offers a fellowship in obesity medicine.
Fifteen percent of sixth-grade students reported they had perpetrated at least one form of abuse toward a dating partner through technology, according to a new study from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health.
A unique day treatment program for children and adolescents with medical issues complicated by emotional and behavioral challenges opened today at UT Physicians in the Texas Medical Center. The UT Physicians PATH program team is comprised of faculty and staff at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
A partnership that added health navigation services to 2-1-1 call centers helped a significant number of underserved Texans receive cancer control or prevention measures such as Pap tests and smoking cessation help, according to research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
In the MediaKPRC Radio's Fifty+, 10/23/2016
Pets are a great source of companionship for young and old. In this interview with Doug Pike, the host of KPRC Radio's Fifty+ show, Sandy Branson, Ph.D., R.N., discussed additional benefits.
KPRC-TV Channel 2, 10/22/2016
Marilyn Murr, M.D., shared Halloween safety tips with KPRC-TV Channel 2.
Houston Chronicle, 10/21/2016
Tamika Cross, M.D., and LaTanya Love, M.D., were included in Houston Chronicle health reporter Mike Hixenbaugh's front-page story about the experiences of black women physicians, who make up just 2 percent of all physicians.
Univision Houston Channel 45, 10/15/2016
Jose Arias Berrios, M.D., did a live interview at Univision Houston Channel 45 on the diagnosis and treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Houston Chronicle, 10/15/2016
John Higgins, M.D., was quoted in a story in the San Antonio Express-News on efforts to screen athletes for cardiac issues.