More pregnancies complicated by morbidly adherent placenta Oct 2, 2014 With the increase of caesarean sections, a severe medical condition, morbidly adherent placenta, is becoming more common in pregnant women, but Baylor College of Medicine doctors’ unique approach to the treatment is proving beneficial to patients.
Type 1 diabetes screening for those at risk Oct 1, 2014 Free screenings are now underway for those who may be at risk for diabetes.
Houston Zoo, Baylor team up for special orangutan patient Aug 28, 2014 Doctors at Baylor lend a hand to treat Houston Zoo's 42-year-old orangutan, Cheyenne.
Ensure safe start to school with sports physical Aug 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.
Encourage non-athletic children to become physically active Aug 14, 2014 Not every child is immediately drawn to athletics, but all children and teens should learn the importance of physical activity as a part of a healthy lifestyle.
Next generation sequencing shakes up genotype – phenotype correlation, disease discoveries Aug 14, 2014 Next generation sequencing driving new discoveries, understanding of genetic changes and disease causation says Baylor clinical geneticists.
Study shines new light on genetic alterations of aggressive breast cancer subtype Aug 7, 2014 Researchers find genetic alterations that may contribute to the development of a subtype breast cancer typically associated with more aggressive forms of the disease and higher recurrence rates.
State-of-the-art ACL treatment individualized based on patient factors Jul 31, 2014 One of the most common sports injuries that requires surgery can be tailored to the individual to treat ACL tears.
More mental health screening, treatment resources for people with diabetes needed Jul 10, 2014 Baylor professor authors JAMA commentary citing a critical need for more mental health screening and treatment resources for people with diabetes.
Baylor, Texas Children’s join national collaboration to solve most difficult, rare medical cases Jul 1, 2014 New national network of clinicians and scientists are joining forces to address prolonged undiagnosed medical conditions.