Don’t let diabetes spoil your Halloween fun Oct 22, 2015 Whether it’s a festival celebration, a haunted house visit or trick-or-treating, parents of children with diabetes need to be prepared for the sugar-fueled festivities, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Don’t let your skin get spooked this Halloween Oct 21, 2015 Baylor expert offers simple "tricks" to keep your skin irritation-free from Halloween makeup.
Deep brain stimulation overcomes cognitive deficits in Rett mice Oct 14, 2015 Baylor researchers find deep brain stimulation – usually used to treat movement disorders – overcomes the learning and memory deficits in mice whose symptoms mimic those of Rett syndrome.
Angola Sickle Cell Initiative receives continued support from Chevron Oct 12, 2015 Chevron has renewed its commitment to the Angola Sickle Cell Initiative with an additional $5 million in funding over five years.
Grants support Baylor researchers’ work on immunotherapy for leukemia Oct 2, 2015 Two Baylor researchers have received Translational Research Grants for projects that use immunotherapy approaches to treat leukemia.
Pegylated enzyme helps in mice with urea cycle disorder Oct 2, 2015 A specially engineered, long-lasting form of the enzyme arginase, which converts arginine to ornithine, reduces levels of arginine in the blood after both single and repeated doses in mice with arginase deficiency.
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital study will look at best treatment for prolonged seizures Oct 1, 2015 A study to determine which of three drugs commonly used to treat a condition called status epilepticus is most effective begins this month.
Gut development during infancy can have lifelong implications Sep 30, 2015 While many recent studies demonstrate that the gut microbiome has a significant and long-term impact on gastrointestinal health, new work by Baylor researchers provides a clue about how this works.
Study shows no increased waste in fruits and vegetables after implementation of new school lunch guidelines Sep 17, 2015 Study examining food waste in elementary school cafeterias finds there was no increase in waste after the new guidelines were put in place, according to researchers.
Experts say now is the time to be vaccinated against the flu Sep 16, 2015 Baylor expert says flu vaccination provides direct benefit to those who are vaccinated and starts to provide indirect benefits to those who are not vaccinated but are vulnerable.