Women's Health News
Second trimester screening still necessary Sep 24, 2015 Pregnant women are not receiving screening for spina bifida in the second trimester of their pregnancies, and 11.4 percent of infants born with the defect in the neural tube are not identified before birth, according to a study.
New microsurgery for early stage GI cancer patients Sep 17, 2015 A new endoscopic microsurgery known as endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD), offers a non-invasive approach to removing small gastrointestinal tumors by removing them in layers.
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.
Cycle for a cure Sep 9, 2015 Baylor teaming up with Ovarian Cancer Research Fund for Sept. 19 Ovarian Cycle Houston event.
Female athletes at higher risk of ACL tears Aug 12, 2015 While most back-to-school preparations involve backpacks, pencils and other school supplies, but according to our experts, student athletes should include core strengthening and dynamic warmups, especially for females who play soccer and basketball.
Yeast infections: Self-diagnosis, poor information may delay proper treatment Jul 29, 2015 During warmer months yeast infections become more common, but our experts say causes and effective treatments may differ from what you may read on the Internet.
The truth about alleviating menstrual cycle symptoms Jun 2, 2015 There are simple ways to lessen the pain that comes during a woman’s menstrual cycle, but it may not be the myths that are circulating around the Internet, said experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Jane Pauley to keynote Women's Health Summit, Luncheon Oct. 22 Oct 2, 2014 Baylor College of Medicine Huffington Center on Aging’s annual Women’s Health Summit and Luncheon slated for Oct. 22.
Ovarian Cancer Research Fund grant to start gynecologic cancer patient support program May 27, 2014 Drs. Marian Yvette Williams-Brown and Celestine Tung receive a $50,000 grant from the organization to initiate the Woman to Woman Program at Baylor.
Landmark study reveals first genetic snapshots of unique placental microbiome May 21, 2014 Baylor study finds placenta harbors unique, low abundant microbiome.