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Injection treatment an option to relieve back pain
HOUSTON - (Sept. 15, 2009) - Patients who suffer from lumbar disc herniations may choose a proactive option for relieving the pain, according to an expert at Baylor College...
Volunteers needed for study on effectiveness of Norwalk vaccine
Baylor College of Medicine is recruiting volunteers for a study evaluating the effectiveness of a vaccine against the Norwalk Virus, a cause of short-term vomiting and...
Hometown Health addresses hurricane preparations, dietary...
College of Medicine Prepare for hurricanes before they make landfall Hurricane season is in full effect, so there's no better time to have a plan, take stock of necessary...
TEA issues fitness challenge to 'Walk Across Texas!'
AUSTIN - The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is partnering with the Texas AgriLife Extension Service and the Cooper Institute to launch the "Walk Across Texas!" challenge to...
Driving With a Cast is on Shaky Footing
A University of Wisconsin foot-and-ankle specialist who just completed a preliminary study of the question says the answer is clearly no. Dr. Kurt Rongstad, assistant...
Nicotine creates stronger memories, cues to drug use
HOUSTON - (Sept. 9, 2009) - Ever wonder why former smokers miss lighting up most when they are in a bar or after a meal with friends? Researchers at Baylor College of...
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