Healthcare News

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.
Baylor faculty's clinical excellence honored at ceremonyMay 18, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine recognized its faculty leaders in excellence for patient care at the annual Faculty Awards Day ceremony, held May 18.
Expert highlights need to raise awareness about asthmaMay 14, 2018
To raise awareness about asthma, May is recognized as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.
Study: many COPD patients not learning proper inhaler useApr 30, 2018
Researchers found that healthcare providers and patients prioritize medication over an inhaler device when selecting treatments, showing limited concerns about proper device use.
Biomarkers help predict cardiovascular disease in older adultsMar 12, 2018
Knowing your risk for cardiovascular disease is a critical first step to preventing heart attack, stroke and other life threatening cardiac events. 
Rugby injuries: what you need to knowMar 1, 2018
When it comes to rugby injuries, education and preparation are the keys to prevention. Dr. Jason Ahuero breaks down the sport’s potential injuries and ways to prevent them.
Baylor offers medical home for young adults with diabetesFeb 28, 2018
Young adults with diabetes will now have access to a new medical home at the Baylor College of Medicine Young Adult Diabetes Clinic.