Baylor College of Medicine News

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Thursday, Aug. 27

WebMD
U.S. Kids Growing Fatter Than Canadian Kids

KTRK ABC 13
Workplace violence again makes national news and a local expert weighs in on the violence

Wednesday, Aug. 26

Houston Chronicle
Area teen battling rare brain infection

Health Day News
American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

MedPage Today
Transient Newborn Hypoglycemia Tied to Poor Academics

Healio
Bedbug resurgence, avoidance and treatment discussed at AAD meeting

Daily Sun News
Interactive chart gives clues on weight changes  
Healthy tips for students heading off to college

Tuesday, Aug. 25

The Wall Street Journal
New Ways for Patients to Get a Second Opinion

The Washington Post
We disagree with our colleagues: Not all LVAD experiences are bad

Science News
The human genome takes shape and shifts over time

KTRH 740 AM
PODCAST: More men are getting plastic surgery

MSN
What You Need To Know About Bed Bugs

Health Day News
Brief drop in blood sugar at birth tied to poorer school performance *
Reappeared in more than 100 media outlets across the country

Parent Herald
Transient Hypogycemia To Blame For Difficulties In School?

The Coastal Courier
Physical exercise important; don't neglect mental stimulation

Healio
Newborn hypoglycemia may lower childhood test scores

MinnPost
In Houston, 'perfect storm' for infection is bringing third-world disease to U.S.

Friday, Aug. 21

MinnPost
In Houston, 'perfect storm' for infection is bringing third-world disease to U.S.

Health Medicine Network
Report shows uninsured Texans are twice as likely to delay seeking primary care, mental health care

Medical Daily
Bed Bugs Are On The Rise: What Should You Know About Humanity's Eternal Pest? (This story appeared in multiple news outlets across the country)

Covering Katy
Baylor Expert Offers Tips For Successful College Transition

Queens Tribune
Get Inspired: Help Fight Heart Attack And Stroke

Thursday, Aug. 20

KTRH – 740AM
Caveman diet challenged

San Antonio Business Journal
Christus already getting a big boost from new children’s hospital

MinnPost
Alzheimer’s researchers are shifting their focus away from amyloid plaques  
(Original video ran in MedPage Today)

Infection Control Today
Dermatologist Offers Tips for Recognizing, Avoiding Bed Bug Infestations