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GERD is more than heartburn; key questions answered

As part of GERD Awareness Week, we asked David Mason, MD, chief of thoracic surgery and lung transplantation at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, to answer some important … [Read More...]

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Population health: care for patients on or off the radar

This is part two of a three-part series on how Baylor Scott & White Health Quality Alliance will change the way health care is delivered. Read part one here. When you’re sitting … [Read More...]

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What will it take to quit smoking today?

In a time not so “bygone,” tobacco companies spent big money to get people addicted to their products. Movies and television were filled with people smoking. Advertising was … [Read More...]

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‘Population health’ strategy key to future of BSWH

This is one in a series of blog posts marking the one-year anniversary of the merger of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Health. Population health is the cornerstone … [Read More...]

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Joel Allison wins 2014 CEO of the Year award

Baylor Scott & White Health's Joel Allison was named the 2014 CEO of the Year on Tuesday night by D CEO magazine. "I'm accepting this on behalf of the wonderful people of Baylor … [Read More...]

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Lung cancer smoking stigma persists

Those who suffer from lung cancer continue to be unfairly stigmatized because of the assumed connection between the disease and smoking, David Mason, MD, chief of thoracic surgery and … [Read More...]