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2009-03-25 13:20:00

In the first national study of human drugs in fish tissue, new research finds that fish caught near wastewater treatment plants serving five major cities had residues of pharmaceuticals in them, including drugs used to treat high blood pressure, cholesterol, allergies, depression and bipolar disorder.

2009-02-27 14:02:00

WACO, Texas, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth straight year, the Baylor University Athletic Department has received a generous financial contribution from the Philip M.

2009-02-04 07:00:00

Lively Managed $350 Million Fundraising Campaign for Dallas Center for the Performing Arts DALLAS, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Baylor Health Care System Foundation announced today the appointment of Bill Lively as Senior Strategic Development Consultant.

2009-01-27 22:57:51

A.J. Abrams scored 19 points Tuesday, pacing the 12th-ranked Texas Longhorns to a 78-72 victory over the Baylor Bears. Damion James added 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Longhorns (15-4, 4-1 Big 12), who haven't lost to Baylor since Feb.

2009-01-22 17:05:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joel T. Allison, FACHE, president/CEO of Baylor Health Care System in Dallas, has been named the 2008 recipient of the Texas Hospital Association's Earl M. Collier Award for Distinguished Health Care Administration.

2009-01-14 23:29:18

Bryan Davis and Chinemelu Elonu led all five starters in double figures Wednesday, carrying Texas A&M to an 84-73 win over No. 21 Baylor. The Aggies took an 11-point halftime lead and held off a late run by the Bears to win for the 11th time in 12 games.

2009-01-13 15:22:00

DALLAS, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrew J. Applewhite, M.D., C.W.S., a certified wound specialist on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas (Baylor Dallas), has been named medical director of the hospital's Comprehensive Wound Care Center. In this role, Dr.

2009-01-10 16:18:06

Baylor's LaceDarius Dunn scored 11 straight points during a second-half surge Saturday that carried the 23rd-ranked Bears to a 73-61 win over Texas Tech. Dunn's run, which included three three-pointers, gave Baylor a 53-45 advantage with 9 1/2 minutes left and the Bears later added a nine-point streak

2008-12-31 21:14:12

Kevin Rogers led the way with 21 points Wednesday and the No. 20 Bears used a fast-paced offense to run away from Jackson State 113-78. Baylor (12-1) scored 11 of the game's first 13 points to take quick control on its way to its sixth straight win.

2008-12-17 07:00:00

Santa Claus Declared "Fit for Duty" at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas DALLAS, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Santa Claus, a.k.a. Kris Kringle, was declared "fit for duty" yesterday at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas after undergoing his annual physical.

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