COVID-19 Vaccination Updates

  • Family Medicine: Your One Stop Shop

    Family medicine providers are trained in many areas of medicine and can provide comprehensive care for you, your children, your parents and your entire family.

  • Adolescent Gynecology 101

    UTMB OBGYN's Dr. Parin Patel and Dr. Joyce Muruthi join Meagan Clanahan of the Houston Moms Blog to discuss the ins and outs of adolescent gynecology.

  • Tips for Living Heart-Healthy

    September is Eat Smart Month, Cholesterol Education Month and Childhood Obesity Month; World Heart Day is also celebrated on Sept. 29 – so now is a great time to start your journey toward heart-healthy living.

  • Navigating Your First Gynecology Visit

    UTMB Health providers know how intimidating it can be to see a gynecologist for the first time, so they set aside a specific time each week to meet with pre-teens, teens & young adults to ensure their needs are met.

  • Quality care, with a look to match

    Situated across Texas, UTMB’s Regional Mother and Child Health Program clinics are being refreshed and enhanced with new décor, signs and more.

  • Finding Relief with a Pelvic Floor Disorder

    Treatments for pelvic floor disorders are wide-ranging. Dr. Elisha Jackson discusses how urogynecologists, like herself, are well-equipped to perform a full spectrum of treatments.

  • Myths about Atrial Fibrillation or ‘AFib’

    Nearly 6 million people in the United States have atrial fibrillation. These rapid and irregular beats if left untreated over time can increase the risk for heart failure, stroke and death.

  • 6 Myths about Colonoscopies

    If the thought of getting a colonoscopy makes you grimace, you're not alone. However, the procedure may not be as bad as you think -- and it could save your life.

  • Sports Physicals - Know the facts

    Dr. Namita Bhardwaj joined Meagan Clanahan of the Houston Moms Blog to discuss all things sports medicine--sports physicals, safety protocols and best practices during COVID and more.

  • What is a Family Physician?

    Family physicians deliver a range of acute, chronic and preventive medical care services. In addition to diagnosing and treating illness, they also provide preventive care, including routine checkups, health-risk assessments, immunization and more.

  • Back to School Wellness

    Dr. Manuela Murray joined Meagan Clanahan of the Houston Moms Blog to discuss the COVID-19 vaccine, back-to-school well-checks and more.

  • The best memories are made in person.

    Approved for individuals 12 years of age and older, the two-dose Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is now available at all UTMB Health primary care clinics—just in time for back to school check-ups and physicals.

  • What is Hands Only CPR?

    When a person has a cardiac arrest, survival depends on immediately receiving CPR from someone nearby.

September - Week 3 (Self-Care)

  • Day 15 - Find a caring, calming phrase to use when you feel low
  • Day 16 - Leave positive messages for yourself to see regularly
  • Day 17 - Notice what you are feeling, without any judgment
  • Day 18 - Ask a trusted friend to tell you what strengths they see in you
  • Day 19 - No plans day. Make time to slow down and be kind to yourself
  • Day 20 - Enjoy photos from a time with happy memories
  • Day 21 - Don’t compare how you feel inside to how others appear outside