Healthcare News

Study offers novel approach to geriatric person-centered careOct 3, 2018
In a study published today in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, researchers describe ways to make person-centered care more actionable for older people.
Find the flu vaccine for youSep 10, 2018
School’s back, which means that germs that are carry illnesses such as influenza can start to spread rapidly. The good news is that with a variety of flu vaccination options, almost everyone can find just the right one for their needs.
Study examines predictors of dialysis facility experiencesSep 10, 2018
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine examined associations between dialysis facility performance with patient experience measures and patient, facility and geographic characteristics.
Preparation key to dealing with hospital mass shootingAug 9, 2018
An alternative strategy for healthcare professionals in an active shooter event has been created by a collaboration of experts including Baylor College of Medicine.
What your body may be telling you about your health Jul 24, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine expert Isabel Valdez discusses some clues your body may giving you about your health.
Traveling doesn’t have to be a pain this summerJun 21, 2018
An expert at Baylor College of Medicine says the key to a pain-free vacation is to create a plan for the trip ahead of time.
Debunking summer health mythsJun 11, 2018
To help families prepare for summer, Baylor College of Medicine expert Isabel Valdez debunks four common summer health myths.
Cruise into summer vacation with these travel tipsJun 7, 2018
Dr. Angela Catic shares her tips on how elderly and their family members should plan in advance for their cruise trips.
Baylor endorses goal to eliminate HPV-related cancersJun 7, 2018
Baylor and each of the National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers in issuing a joint statement in support of initiatives to eliminate cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV).
Dive into a safe Memorial Day with these tipsMay 24, 2018
Experts at Baylor College of Medicine offer advice on how to have a safe and fun Memorial Day weekend while spending time outdoors.