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Holiday stress: 10 ways to keep the joy alive during the holidays

December 12, 2018
’Tis the season of financial and familial stresses

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas supports launch of new rural health project with Texas A&M University

November 13, 2018
Joint project to identify and implement solutions to mitigate health care challenges in Texas’ rural communities

Brazos Valley Prenatal Clinic partnership is a win-win

May 30, 2018
Providing life-changing care while enhancing medical education

South Texas goes ‘all-in’ for health care

March 12, 2018
Community health starts for a community at need

Tongue tied: Signs, symptoms and whether to clip

June 6, 2017
This common condition can keep your mouth closed

Which is better: Diet or regular soda?

July 15, 2015

Deciding between diet soda and its full-calorie counterpart might seem like an easy way to cut calories, but many people watching their weight are confused, says the Texas A&M Health Science Center Coastal Bend Health Education Center.

10 protein-rich alternatives for a meatless diet

July 13, 2015

Meat is a major source of protein for many Americans, but a growing number of people are opting to go meatless for personal or religious beliefs, or in pursuit of a healthier lifestyle. Still, protein is a dietary necessity that vegetarians must incorporate into their meals through alternate sources. David Leal, with the Texas A&M Coastal Bend Health Education Center, offers an overview of some lesser-known sources of protein.

Aging Americans fight diabetes differently

July 8, 2015

Diabetes management can be complicated business for older adults, but diabetes educators at the Texas A&M Coastal Bend Health Education Center say a simpler approach could be safer.

Diabetes and Heart Disease: The deadly duo

June 17, 2015

Two out of three people with diabetes die from stroke or heart disease. Thankfully, diabetes is one of seven major controllable risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Health educators from the Texas A&M Coastal Bend Health Education Center outline five steps to help lower risk of heart attack or stroke for those diagnosed with diabetes.

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