COVID-19 Archives

Texas A&M System subcontractor begins production of two COVID-19 vaccine candidates

January 12, 2021
Federal government reserved capacity at the FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies and Texas A&M facility in College Station through the end of 2021

Why some Americans are hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine

January 4, 2021
Study finds likelihood of vaccine refusal highest among African Americans, women and conservatives

Older adults are coping with the pandemic better than younger people

December 18, 2020
In the COVID-19 era, older adults see time differently and are less stressed than other age groups

The coronavirus vaccine: A doctor answers 5 questions

December 16, 2020
Jason McKnight, MD, a primary care physician at the College of Medicine, answers five questions about the rollout and distribution of the coronavirus vaccine

Using caffeine to ward off disease

December 15, 2020
Researchers create new antibody-like molecules that can control human biological processes and potentially neutralize SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19

Training to protect the most vulnerable from COVID-19

December 15, 2020
The A&M Rural and Community Health Institute is working to protect nursing home residents and personnel as part of a new national COVID-19 action network

POV: Does decorating for the holidays early improve mental health?

November 20, 2020
For some it may, but it depends on how you look at it

How to indulge in Thanksgiving comfort food in a healthy way

November 18, 2020
Overeating this holiday season may be more tempting than ever

Outreach effort connects dental hygiene students to retirement home residents

October 28, 2020
A new pen-pal project, Hand in Hand, allows dental hygiene students to become comfortable interacting with older adults