UT Health Austin ophthalmologist shares insights into the importance of protecting your eyes during a solar eclipse
In our latest video series Passion in Practice, we invite you to journey behind-the-scenes, where you’ll discover the unwavering dedication, compassion, and expertise that our clinicians and staff apply to their daily work.
Explore preventative measures and stay up to date on the latest guidelines pertaining to COVID-19 and the flu.
A UT Health Austin clinical social worker reveals seasonal affective disorder may not be limited to the cold, dark winter months.
UT Health Austin social workers advocate for every aspect of a patient’s well-being.
UT Health Austin clinicians delve into a range of health benefits associated with gardening.
Understanding and preventing heat-related illnesses.
UT Health Austin clinicians and staff strive to create a respectful environment that enhances patient outcomes.
A UT Health Austin infectious disease specialist shares how you can protect yourself and your loved ones amid reports of malaria and West Nile virus in Texas.
UT Health Austin clinicians share tips for minimizing the aches and pains associated with gardening.
UT Health Austin’s Quality Care, Patient Safety, and Infection Prevention and Control initiative aims to prevent and reduce risks, errors, and adverse effects associated with healthcare delivery. Learn how UT Health Austin promotes a strong culture of safety by reporting and openly discussing adverse events, with the goal of establishing and applying systematic changes to prevent future adverse events and improve patient safety and quality of care.
UT Health Austin clinicians offer guidance on gardening health and safety.
Have you ever felt rushed during a doctor’s appointment or forgot to ask questions when the time came? You are not alone. Explore steps you can take to ensure you get the most out of your visit with your provider.
A UT Health Austin social worker shares strategies for engaging in healthy dialogue with your significant other and how curiosity can play a significant role in maintaining a healthy relationship.
Keep an eye on your vision during continuous use of screen time to ease eye strain.
Since opening in 2017, UT Health Austin’s clinical practice has grown to include over 60 primary care, walk-in, and specialty clinics, including established adult and pediatric programs in partnership with Ascension Seton and Dell Children's Medical Center, which bring together world-class experts to provide the best possible care throughout Central Texas and beyond. UT Health Austin has also opened several onsite services, such as the UT Health Austin Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) and a full-service H-E-B pharmacy.
Flying home for the holidays? Rama Thyagarajan, MD, shares tips to prevent the spread of illness on the way.
Stay healthy and safe this fall season with these tips and resources.
Get back into the rhythm of your routine by speeding up your post-festival recovery with this kit.
Rock out with your loved ones at any concert and festival this season with the aid of this survival kit.
Whether it's your first visit to Austin or you've become quite the Austinite, without proper preparation, your festival experience may be cut short. Explore these tips on how you can stay hydrated and healthy during festival season.
From Austin City Limits to SXSW, music enthusiasts come from all over to enjoy the live events that take place annually in Central Texas. Whether you're planning to attend your first festival or you've become quite the festivalgoer, it’s important to address healthy hearing to ensure you can enjoy the music scene for many more years to come.
UT Health Austin ophthalmologist, Gene Kim, MD, encourages healthy contact lens wear and care.
Articles touting the health benefits of red wine are a mainstay of the pop-science press. Carla Cos, RDN, LD, takes us behind the hype.
A UT Health Austin psychiatrist shares tips for managing academic stress.
UT Health Austin chiropractor Sylvia Deily, DC, Cert MDT, shares insight on how to stay healthy and active when sitting all day as you return to work or school.
A UT Health Austin dietitian advises practicing outdoor food safety during hot summer days to protect you and your loved ones.
A UT Health Austin neurologist explains how toxins from algae, such as that found in Lady Bird Lake and Lake Austin this summer, can harm you and your pets.
Excessive exposure to the sun can have a harmful impact on your skin and lead to heat-related illnesses. Explore protective measures you can take to help keep you and your loved ones happy and healthy while you enjoy the great outdoors.
Supply chain disruptions have resulted in elevated costs and limited variety of the period product.
10-20% of Americans suffer from the winter blues, but these feelings shouldn’t keep you from pursuing what’s important to you. UT Health Austin social workers share tips on how to boost your mood during the winter season.
With the holidays comes shopping, lots of shopping, which can become a complicated task as we continue to navigate COVID-19. Follow this guide to limit your exposure to and prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other airborne illnesses to ensure we all enjoy a happy and safe holiday season.
Avoid heartburn this Thanksgiving. UT Health Austin Digestive Health experts share 15 tips for curbing GERD symptoms during the holidays.
Breast cancer is the second most common cancer diagnosed in women globally. Find out how early detection saves lives.
UT Health Austin board-certified gastroenterologist and fellowship-trained hepatologist Deepak Agrawal, MD, MPH, shares advice on when you should seek out the help of a gastrointestinal specialist.
UT Health Austin registered dietitian Krystle Zuniga, PhD, RD, LD, shares 7 tips for committing to a healthier lifestyle.
When caring for a loved one with dementia, navigating changes in their behavior can be challenging. UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Memory Center shares tips on how to respond to symptoms of dementia-related behaviors.
Caregiving can be both rewarding and stressful at the same time. Recognizing that caregivers also need support is critical to maintaining optimal health so that caregivers can continue to adequately care for loved ones. UT Health Austin experts share tips on managing caregiver stress.
January has been designated National Glaucoma Awareness Month in hopes of increasing awareness about glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. UT Health Austin’s fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist, Eileen Bowden, MD, answers questions related to glaucoma prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and more.
UT Health Austin dietitian Krystal Zuniga, PhD, RD, LD, shares tips for setting and achieving healthier eating goals and reminds us that no goal is too small.
A UT Health Austin geriatric psychiatrist shares tips on navigating visitation with residents in long-term care facilities during COVID-19.
On October 20, 2020, UT Health Austin welcomed a new, full-service H-E-B pharmacy to the first floor of the Health Transformation Building (HTB). In addition to supporting the prescription needs of UT Health Austin patients, the pharmacy is open to the public for their pharmaceutical needs.
UT Health Austin internal medicine specialist, Scott Selinger, MD, FACP, shares how you can prevent, delay, or alleviate a lot of chronic health conditions by utilizing preventive care measures.
Livestrong Cancer InstitutesUT Health Austin supportive and survivorship specialist Elizabeth Kvale, MD, MSPH, who serves as the Survivorship Medical Director of the Livestrong Cancer Institutes, shares the importance of choosing a medical decision maker who can voice your care preferences if you find yourself in a situation where you cannot make medical decisions for yourself.
UT Health Austin clinicians share tips to help you work smart, stay safe, and beat the heat this summer.
You may need more than just an annual wellness check depending on your involvement in activities. Here's a review of the different types of exams you or your family may need.
UT Health Austin internal medicine specialist Scott Selinger, MD, FACP, shares advice on safely celebrating the Fourth of July during COVID-19.