Public Health Archives

How to set up a healthy and productive home workspace

March 17, 2020
Working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic? Experts give advice for creating a comfortable and efficient workspace with limited options

McDonald to be honored by Texas A&M Center for Teaching Excellence

March 17, 2020
Award recognizes Texas A&M faculty members who exemplify transformational learning

Restoring confidence in vaccinations

March 4, 2020
Hagler Institute fellow combines United Nations health background with doctoral studies in health promotion to conduct research on worldwide vaccination confidence

Researchers investigate rural-urban divide in heart failure deaths

February 28, 2020
Rural areas had significantly higher odds of congestive heart failure related deaths in all regions except the Northeast.

Opioid use and fall risk in older adults

February 24, 2020
International study finds significant association between opioid use and falls, fall injuries and fractures

Analyzing the use of multiple emergency departments

February 18, 2020
Study looks for common thread between critical conditions and use of multiple emergency departments among frequent users

Mass disaster simulation prepares health professions students for the worst

February 14, 2020
Students plan, coordinate and take part in the nation’s largest interprofessional disaster response simulation

Combining forces to solve environmental problems

February 13, 2020
Study brings together disciplines in effort to remedy issues in Houston neighborhood

Healthy Aging: Fact or Fiction?

February 11, 2020
Is it possible to age healthily? Experts say yes, and here’s how