Sounds Like Health

Listen in as our experts provide easy-to-digest information to improve your health in the modern world. Our Experts. Your Health.

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Bloating reasons and relief

December 17, 2019

A family nurse practitioner breaks down the most common reasons people feel bloated and what you can do to find relief.

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Why is my period late?

December 10, 2019

A missed period can signal much more than pregnancy. An OB-GYN discusses six of the most common reasons your period may be late.

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Fad diets: Intermittent fasting, KETO and more

November 26, 2019

A family medicine physician at the Texas A&M College of Medicine discusses fad diets and the health benefits--and risks--for each.

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Sex and intimacy in older age

November 19, 2019

An expert from Texas A&M Center for Population Health and Aging discusses health concerns and stigmas associated with sex and intimacy for older adults.

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Are ADD and ADHD the same thing?

November 5, 2019

Andrew Harper, MD, child and adolescent psychiatrist and clinical professor at the Texas A&M College of Medicine, explains attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), common symptoms, medications and why it's no longer referred to as ADD.

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All things menopause

September 17, 2019

For National Menopausal Awareness month, a registered nurse explains how you will know you are in menopause and what to expect during that time period.

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Your emergency preparedness plan

September 3, 2019

While we are in the middle of hurricane season, we take a second to discuss disaster preparedness and what that could mean for you and your family.

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How long am I contagious?

August 20, 2019

Whether a child or an adult, a registered nurse gives some basic guidelines on how to tell if you should stay home with a short-term, possibly contagious illness.

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What is CBD oil?

August 8, 2019

Why is everyone talking about CBD oil? Jayne S. Reuben, PhD, an associate professor with the Texas A&M College of Dentistry explains everything you need to know about the health benefits and risks of using cannabidiol.

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Tips for medication storage and disposal

August 6, 2019

A pharmacist with the Texas A&M Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy discusses some ways you can keep your medications safe from harm.