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Ensure safe start to school with sports physicalAug 15, 2014
Participating in school sports is a great way for kids to get exercise and stay healthy but it’s important they get a sports physical before starting an activity, say experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Back-to-school prep should include healthy after-school snacksAug 5, 2014
Baylor expert recommends the best after-school snacks that satisfy, meet daily nutritional goals
More mental health screening, treatment resources for people with diabetes neededJul 10, 2014
Baylor professor authors JAMA commentary citing a critical need for more mental health screening and treatment resources for people with diabetes.
Head of Baylor’s nurse anesthesia program selected as prestigious fellowJul 2, 2014
Of the nation’s 47,000 nurse anesthetists, James Walker is one of only 22 to be inducted into the American Academy of Nurses.
Baylor, Texas Children’s join national collaboration to solve most difficult, rare medical casesJul 1, 2014
New national network of clinicians and scientists are joining forces to address prolonged undiagnosed medical conditions.
Chipping away at the cause behind rare tumorsJun 4, 2014
Baylor researchers part of study that finds uncovered the underlying mutations in intracranial germ cell tumors, which could lead to new therapeutic targets.
Healthcare providers needed for survey on patient health behaviorsJun 3, 2014
Healthcare providers are needed to participate in an online survey as part of research being conducted at Baylor.
Baylor grads challenged: “Become doctors of the planet”May 29, 2014
Dr. Jeffrey Sachs, one of the world’s leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty, told graduates to “become doctors of the planet” in addition to being medical doctors and scientists.
New technology may help identify safe alternatives to BPAMay 22, 2014
Baylor researchers help develop new tests that could offer a fast and cost-effective way to identify safe replacements for BPA.
Neglected parasitic infections at the forefront of public health actionMay 8, 2014
National School of Tropical Medicine's three arms bring focus to addressing and treating these important diseases.