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Third annual Wellness 5K Race/Walk to take place Oct. 11Oct 9, 2014
When it comes to good health, medical students at Baylor College of Medicine can talk the talk, but they also want to bring the Houston community together to walk the walk at the 3rd annual Baylor College of Medicine Wellness 5K Race and Walk.
Type 1 diabetes screening for those at riskOct 1, 2014
Free screenings are now underway for those who may be at risk for diabetes.
Zaffirini Endowed Scholarship Fund to support South Texas medical students at BaylorSep 30, 2014
The Sen. Judith Zaffirini Endowed Scholarship Fund at Baylor College of Medicine has been established to provide need-based support for medical students from South Texas.
Best advice this flu season: Get vaccinatedSep 30, 2014
The flu vaccine is now recommended for everyone over 6 months old, including pregnant women.
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas A&M designated as Center of Excellence by national Tourette Syndrome AssociationSep 30, 2014
Baylor, Texas A&M jointly named one of Tourette Syndrome Association Centers of Excellence to improve care for people living with the disorder.
Dietitian offers healthy tips for tailgate treats Sep 29, 2014
An expert at Baylor College of Medicine offers tips on hosting a healthier tailgate without missing out on the flavor and fun.
Experts provide much-needed policy analysis for clinical integration of next generation sequencing Sep 22, 2014
Experts with the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy tapped to serve as editors of special Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics issue.
Houston Zoo, Baylor team up for special orangutan patientAug 28, 2014
Doctors at Baylor lend a hand to treat Houston Zoo's 42-year-old orangutan, Cheyenne.
Baylor College of Medicine accepts ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeAug 26, 2014
Dr. Paul Klotman, students and faculty help raise awareness and funds in support of those who live with ALS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Study shows promise in automated reasoning, hypothesis generation over complete medical literature Aug 25, 2014
Baylor partners with IBM research experts in developing tool that could mine all public medical literature, formulate hypotheses.