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Botswana-Baylor pediatric HIV clinic Teen Club program amping up social supportMay 11, 2012
Groups help Botswana teens manage chronic illness, transition into adulthood.
Jahoor receives Grand Challenges Explorations grantMay 10, 2012
Funds from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to address arginine rates in Indian women, explore link to low-birth-weight babies.
Vaccine expert Dr. José Esparza presents inaugural BCM Center for Globalization lectureApr 17, 2012
Senior adviser for vaccines at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to present April 23 in Cullen Auditorium.
Student grants to foster global initiativesApr 5, 2012
Inaugural Center for Globalization grants awarded to support international research, patient care initiatives by BCM students.
Cancer center outreach group sets colorectal cancer play scheduleMar 9, 2012
Plays that educate Hispanics and African-Americans about the importance of preventing colorectal cancer slated for March.
Baylor College of Medicine's Medical Genetics Lab expands in Latin AmericaMar 9, 2012
Physicians and patients in Brazil now will have access to advanced genetic testing technologies through new partnership.
Responsibility reigns in Spring Break revelryMar 8, 2012
Know the signs of alcohol poisoning and when it's time to seek professional help.
Teen Health Clinic stresses HIV prevention, disease management among womenMar 6, 2012
Arming young women with the right information is key in preventing, managing HIV.
Don't let snacks replace healthy, balanced mealsMar 1, 2012
Consider how snacks fit into your child's nutritional needs, creating a balanced diet.
Obesity risk still present at a healthy weightMar 1, 2012
BCM expert says it's possible to have a normal weight and still be obese