Primary Care News

Teens should make smart choices about sexual health during summerJun 24, 2015
For teens, the lazy days of summer mean catching up on sleep and hanging out with friends, but it can also be a great time to catch up on vaccines and education on safe sex.
Thirsty? You’re already dehydratedJun 15, 2015
Summertime means lots of people are outside dealing with the heat – some by choice and some because they have to. Whatever the reason, staying hydrated is the key to dealing with hotter temperatures.
In the midst of flu season, it’s not too late to be vaccinatedDec 19, 2014
It’s not too late to be vaccinated and protected against the influenza virus, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Baylor experts share heart healthy tipsFeb 3, 2014
Knowing where you stand in terms of cholesterol, blood pressure, and weight is an important part of starting a healthy lifestyle and preventing heart ailments.
Improve your nutrition, fitness in the new yearDec 30, 2013
Get the rundown of the College's best tips in fitness and nutrition from our experts.
Majority of childhood flu cases can be managed at homeJan 15, 2013
Does your child have flu symptoms? Expert says it might be better if you stay home instead of rushing to the emergency room.
FAQ addresses common flu concernsJan 11, 2013
Get your flu questions answered in this FAQ about flu season with a Baylor College of Medicine expert.
Hand washing tops ways to sidestep fluJan 11, 2013
BCM expert says one way to avoid the flu is remembering to wash your hands often.
Flu vaccine covers new strainsOct 8, 2012
Vaccine proven to quite effective in preventing complications from the influenza virus.
West Nile Virus Q&AAug 30, 2012
BCM experts answer questions about West Nile Virus.