Latest Baylor College of Medicine Stories

2012-08-13 11:38:52

On the cusp of this new season, one doctor is imploring parents to consider more than new clothes and school supplies as they get ready for a new school year.

2012-08-09 10:20:09

Growing up next door to two young men with childhood disabilities helped Baylor College of Medicine's Dr. Cynthia Peacock develop a quality that shaped her career as an academic physician humility.

2012-08-09 10:17:45

The annual Compassion and the Art of Medicine series, hosted by the Department of Family and Community Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, will begin Friday, Aug. 10.

2012-07-30 12:13:10

When dealing with musculoskeletal injuries, speedy diagnosis and treatment are important.

West Nile Virus May Cause Chronic Kidney Disease
2012-07-13 11:56:33

Patients who have a history of infection with West Nile virus (WNV) should be screened for chronic kidney disease (CKD), after US researchers have found varying degrees of the life-threatening disease in 40 percent of those patients who also contracted the mosquito-borne illness at an earlier time.

Word of the Day
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.