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Modeling Gulf War illness: Knowing the cause of brain dysfunction is key to finding a cure

June 14, 2017
With hundreds of thousands of veterans experiencing long-term side effects of their service, the hunt for a treatment is on

Texas A&M research suggests strokes may cause increased preference for alcohol

May 30, 2017
A study in animal models indicates that brain changes after stroke may lead to increase in alcohol-seeking behavior

A history of Selfless Service

May 30, 2017
How the Texas A&M College of Medicine takes the Aggie Core Value to heart

No, breast cancer doesn’t go away on its own

May 25, 2017
New study quantifies number of times a cancerous tumor has regressed: The answer is zero

New report outlines practical options for Texas communities facing rural hospital closure

May 23, 2017
Researchers say regional approach, partnerships key to developing healthcare alternatives for communities

Lyme disease ‘keeps moving and carries on’

May 17, 2017
Texas A&M research looks to shed light on the Lyme disease pathogen, Borrelia burgdorferi, and the ticks that carry it

Narcissism: Signs and symptoms

May 12, 2017
The whole world doesn’t revolve around you

How one type of drug could affect pain, memory and nicotine addiction

May 3, 2017
Texas A&M researchers work to develop a drug to enhance the function of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors

You asked: What is water weight?

April 27, 2017
Retaining extra water? Texas A&M doc explains common reasons why

Texas A&M medical students meet their match

April 20, 2017
Annual Match Day provides a glimpse into the future for both medical students and patient communities

Spermidine-rich foods may prevent liver cancer, extend lifespan

April 18, 2017
Recent research from Texas A&M hints at the possibilities of spermidine, a compound found in common foods

The difficult choices: Managing chronic pain while avoiding opioid abuse

April 14, 2017
What providers can do to help prevent addiction and overdose while providing adequate pain relief

Preventing seizure-caused damage to the brain

April 10, 2017
New research from the Texas A&M College of Medicine points to a potential way to protect neurons

Vaccines: What are they and how do they prevent disease?

April 6, 2017
Childhood vaccinations have halted the spread of deadly diseases for centuries, but do you know how they actually work?

Texas A&M neuroscientists use social media to combat chemical warfare

April 3, 2017
Researchers examine YouTube footage of chemical warfare incidents in Syria, Japan and India to expand ‘toxidrome’ knowledge

When disaster strikes

March 30, 2017

Making the most of your inhaler

March 29, 2017
What you should know, and ask, to use your inhaler properly

Texas A&M College of Medicine among nation’s best at addressing priority health needs

March 27, 2017
High percentage of Aggie physicians practice primary care in rural and underserved areas to improve the health of Texans

Prone to sickness? Blame your genes

March 20, 2017
Whether or not you get sick might have something to do with your genetic makeup, research says