Baylor Scott & White Health Shares Gastrointestinal Research at 2017 Digestive Disease Week Conference

Baylor Scott & White Health researchers presented the system’s findings about early detection of high-risk colorectal cancers, noninvasive biomarkers for gastric cancer, and early detection of esophageal cancer at the 2017 Digestive Disease Week conference in Washington, D.C.
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Six DFW Health Systems Earn Magnet Designation for Nursing Excellence

The American Nurses Credentialing Center, a Silver Springs, Md.-based subsidiary of the American Nurses Association that provides certification for nursing boards, has released a list of hospital organizations receiving its highest magnet designation for nursing excellence, including six in North Texas. Full Story

Dr. Kenneth Cooper: Exercise Can Prevent Aging-Associated Diseases

Dr. Kenneth Cooper, founder and chairman of Dallas-based Cooper Aerobics, a nonprofit research and education organization for preventive medicine, spoke at Edgemere, a Senior Quality Lifestyles Corp.-sponsored retirement community, about how exercise can prevent or lessen the development of diseases in older patients. Full Story