7 things to know about sexually transmitted infections

What if I told you there are infections so prevalent that they affect nearly 1 million people every day worldwide? Not only that, but these particular infections continue to be on the rise each and every year. I’m talking about sexually transmitted infections, or STIs (also referred to as sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs). Sexual … Continue reading 7 things to know about sexually transmitted infections

Baylor researchers develop new therapy for cancer patients

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) is one of the most common sexually transmitted viruses and is a common cause of many types of mucosal cancers, including virtually all cervical, vaginal, penile and vulvar cancers. Of these, cervical cancer is the second most frequent gynecological malignancy in the world. It also represents 12 percent of cancer in … Continue reading Baylor researchers develop new therapy for cancer patients

Head and Neck Cancer: The 12 Facts Doctors Wish You Knew

According to the National Cancer Institute, more than 40,000 Americans are diagnosed with head and neck cancer annually. The Comprehensive Head and Neck Cancer Program at Baylor All Saints Medical Center in Fort Worth treats patients with all stages of head and neck cancers. The program’s primary focus is the development and implementation of strategies … Continue reading Head and Neck Cancer: The 12 Facts Doctors Wish You Knew