Baylor College of Medicine News

Women's Health News

Coactivator stokes continuing fire of endometriosisJun 3, 2012
BCM researchers findings could lead to new therapies for endometriosis.
Soy isoflavone supplementation has no impact on blood pressure in menopausal womenMay 2, 2012
Study finds soy isoflavone supplements don't lower menopausal women's blood pressure.
Student grants to foster global initiativesApr 5, 2012
Inaugural Center for Globalization grants awarded to support international research, patient care initiatives by BCM students.
Teen Health Clinic stresses HIV prevention, disease management among womenMar 6, 2012
Arming young women with the right information is key in preventing, managing HIV.
Control your weight, minimize cancer riskMar 1, 2012
Cancer risk can be reduced by controlling weight, according to BCM oncologist.
Ovarian cancer arises in fallopian tube of knockout miceFeb 13, 2012
BCM study opens new door to understand molecular origins of 'ovarian' cancer in fallopian tubes.
$1.6 million grant awarded to develop cervical cancer screening program for under, uninsuredJan 20, 2012
BCM experts find lack of healthcare for women a roadblock for preventing cervical cancer.
Help prevent cervical cancer with HPV vaccineJan 17, 2012
Disease prevention, early detection key in the battle against cervical cancer.
Baylor scientists receive $1.35 million from Ovarian Cancer Research FundJan 9, 2012
Money to be used for improving screening tests, research endometriosis-associated ovarian cancer.
BCM Teen Clinic takes innovative approach to teen pregnancy educationDec 8, 2011
Baylor Teen Health Clinic partners with University of Houston for teen sexuality video series.