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The Beaumont Enterprise
Galveston issues bacteria advisories ahead of Spring Break weekend
Check out Spring break through the 80s and 90s Riding on top of Jeep is Colleen McCormack of Lee High School in Houston.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
University of Utah to Host Lecture on Genetic Basis and Patient Treatment of Epilepsy
The University of Utah will host a lecture on March 17 focused on understanding the genetic basis of epilepsy and how to translate research findings into patient care.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Roche drug cuts asthma attacks, improves lung function -study
An experimental drug reduced asthma attacks in patients with severe uncontrolled asthma by 60 percent and helped improve lung function in certain patients, indicating that the drug could offer the first personalized approach to treatment, according to data from a clinical trial released on Tuesday.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Erie Times News
In Brief: Kanzius project researcher faces criminal trial
Pretrial motions will be heard March 26 in Harris County, Texas, District Court for Steven Curley, M.D. Curley, 57, is charged with tracking his ex-wife with a computer program, a felony in Texas.
The Washington Evening Journal
Age plays important role in determining urgency of doctor visit
When you're not feeling well, at what point is it time to go see a doctor? It all depends on age, according to a Baylor College of Medicine expert.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
treat high heels like Dessert And Save Them Only For Special Occasions
What do high heels and dessert have in common? You shouldn't overindulge in either of them, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
New cap may prevent hair loss for patients undergoing chemotherapy
The cold cap has liquid coolant running through it. And the idea is to chill the roots of your hair.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
I only depended on my parents to provide me money and guidance, a car that would get me from point A to point B, and at least eight hours sleep to be able to function effectively.
Medical News Today
As Affordable Care Act is about to launch, many Texans are struggling to pay for health service
Many Texans were struggling to pay for basic health services on the eve of the launch of the Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace, according to a report released by Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy and the Episcopal Health Foundation.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
John M. Vierling M.D. is Professor of Medicine and Surgery at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, where he also serves as Director of Baylor Liver Health and Chief of Hepatology.
Cerespir Announces The Inauguration Of Its Clinical Advisory Board
CereSpira Incorporated, a company developing the first-in-class microglial modulator CHF 5074 as a potential treatment for Alzheimer's disease , today announced the inauguration of its Clinical Advisory Board .
Pensacola News Journal
Editorial: Our brightest stars
Pensacola's past, present and future met Tuesday night to remind all of us of the leadership that's abundant in the community.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Many Texans struggling to pay for health service as Affordable Care Act is about to launch
Many Texans were struggling to pay for basic health services on the eve of the launch of the Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace, according to a report released today by Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy and the Episcopal Health Foundation.
Dosing is at center of CT scan concerns
Roughly 40 years after arriving on the scene, CT scans have transformed medicine by quickly provide detailed images of the source of disease within the human body.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Pitx2, an Atrial Fibrillation Predisposition Gene, Directly Regulates ...
From the Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics and Program in Developmental Biology , Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX; Cardiomyocyte Renewal Lab, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX ; Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO ; Weis Center for Research, Geisinger Clinic, Danville, PA ; ... (more)
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Scammers aim sharply at seniors
"Anyone who has passed their 60th birthday has a target on their back," said Suzanne Cobb, director of the guardianship and money management program at the Senior Source.
Former Precinct 6 deputy - hero' charged with tax evasion
A former Harris County Precinct 6 deputy constable, once hailed as a hero, has now been indicted and arraigned in federal court on charges of tax evasion and lying to federal investigators.
Standing up for your
When Dr. Cecilia Valdes left a busy fertility practice to teach at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, she found herself sitting more than ever in a typical workday.
The Miami Herald
Psychiatrist to lead new Texas medical school
A psychiatrist with previous stints at Texas medical institutions has been chosen to be the founding dean of the new School of Medicine at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
2013 AAAS Lifetime Mentor Award goes to Andrew Tsin of the University of Texas at San Antonio
Andrew Tsin has been awarded the 2013 Lifetime Mentor Award of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his efforts in "facilitating dramatic education and research changes at his institution, leading to a significant production of Hispanic American doctorates in the biological sciences."