Family Medicine Stories
The UT Southwestern Medical Center at Las Colinas, already known for its full-service obstetrics and gynecology practice, recently added general internal medicine to its list of care offerings, and more specialties are coming soon.
Fear of superbugs has patients and doctors worried about antibiotics. But Dr. Ventimiglia says the issue begins with patient-doctor communication.
Over the past five years, UT Southwestern has expanded beyond its main campus in the Southwestern Medical District to locations throughout Dallas – and now Fort Worth, as well.
Early exposure to peanut products might prevent children from developing peanut allergies.
A third of Dallas-Fort Worth residents don’t get enough sleep, putting their health at risk. How a few simple lifestyle changes can get you a few more Zs.
Research suggests one-third of antibiotics prescriptions may be unnecessary. Why that’s dangerous, and what doctors and patients can do to prevent it.
It’s a well-known fact that sugar isn’t great for us. But what it’s doing to kids’ hearts is not only surprising – it’s downright scary.
With cases of pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough, on the rise, it’s important to know who is most at risk and when to get a vaccine and the booster.
Even if you think you’re in perfect health, you need to have an annual physical exam. A UT Southwestern Medical Center doctor explains why skipping your annual physical affects your health.