Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine
Proper foot hygiene key for ‘Happy Feet’ this summer Apr 28, 2016 Dr. Ronald Lepow, podiatrist and assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Baylor, offers tips for summertime foot care.
Don’t let sleep apnea take your breath away Apr 26, 2016 A Baylor sleep expert explains the symptoms, risk factors and treatment of sleep apnea.
Avon Foundation grant to improve screening, treatment for economically disadvantaged patients Apr 26, 2016 Baylor received a $100,000 grant from the Avon Foundation for Women to increase access to state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment for women in Houston.
Dr. Ming Zhou a featured speaker in Solute Carrier Proteins symposium at the New York Academy of Sciences Apr 22, 2016 Dr. Ming Zhou will be a featured speaker at the Solute Carrier Proteins: Unlocking the Gene-Family for Effective Therapies symposium.
Successful treatment for hepatitis C reduces risk of liver cancer later in veterans Apr 22, 2016 A new study found that treatment and cure of chronic hepatitis C reduce the risk of the most common for of liver cancer.
Improving effective leadership important to patient care Apr 21, 2016 The Society of Surgical Chairs has recently released key tenets to improve leadership.
Largest-ever U.S. autism research study underway Apr 21, 2016 Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital are part of an autism research initiative to advance the understanding of the causes of this condition.
Exercise may slow symptoms of Parkinson’s disease Apr 21, 2016 Experts at Baylor College of Medicine say that for some, regular exercise could slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease.
Researchers explore new methods to suppress menstrual cycles Apr 21, 2016 Dr. Virginia Wotring writes that long-acting reversible contraceptives can be safe and reliable for stopping menstrual cycles.
Study finds genes linked to happiness, depression and neuroticism Apr 20, 2016 A multi-institutional team, including a researcher from Baylor College of Medicine, reports that they have found genetic variants associated with our feelings of well-being, depression and neuroticism.