Healthcare News

Fight dry skin this winterDec 3, 2019
An expert at Baylor College of Medicine said switching up your skincare routine can help fight the dryness and irritation your skin experiences when the temperature drops.
Relative humidity in workplace can impact employee healthNov 21, 2019
A new study suggests that relative humidity levels in the office setting can have an impact on stress and potentially even sleep quality. 
Pack hand sanitizer, patience for healthy holiday travelNov 21, 2019
The most wonderful time of the year also is one of the most hectic times of the year. If you plan to travel this season, it is important to take precautions for your health. Experts from Baylor College of Medicine offer tips to ease your holiday travel.
Can you catch a cold from being cold?Nov 12, 2019
The temperature outside may be dropping rapidly but that doesn’t mean venturing outdoors will cause you to catch a cold. Isabel Valdez said a virus like the common cold spreads through what we breathe in – not because of the weather.
Baylor, Chinese developers to create medical centerNov 4, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine welcomed a delegation from China to discuss the introduction of advanced medical technology and management concepts to the Greenland Holdings Group. 
Model senior care community to be established in YangzhouNov 4, 2019
A delegation from Baylor College of Medicine met with Jun Xiang, chairman of KongSun Holding Limited, to discuss a plan for a senior care community and medical park in Yangzhou in Jiangsu Province, China.
Baylor Medicine recognized for patient care strategiesOct 30, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine has received a Gold TMF Physician Practice Quality Improvement Award for improving patient outcomes in high-priority clinical areas while applying innovative strategies to advance quality healthcare.
Health Tips for the Playoff SeasonOct 14, 2019
Experts at Baylor College of Medicine have put together a list of quick health tips to help get you through nail-biting playoff games.
Patient Priorities Care provides easier care for older adultsOct 7, 2019
Patient Priorities Care is a demonstration program that provides a new approach to care for older adults with multiple chronic conditions by focusing on their health goals and values.
Study identifies human errors associated with surgical errorsJul 31, 2019
In an effort to identify surgical errors that could be prevented, researchers conducted an analysis of surgeries that resulted in adverse events over a six-month period.