Cell therapy—from bone repair to leukemia cure

Cell therapy—from bone repair to leukemia cure

December 18, 2018

Carl Gregory, PhD, an associate professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine at the Texas A&M College of Medicine, collaborates with Texas A&M engineers to bring his ideas to market—and to patients.

Muscle can turn into fat: Fact or Fiction?

December 11, 2018

Do muscle cells turn into fat when you don't exercise? Or can fat cells be transformed into muscle? Find out with Mark Faries, PhD, College of Medicine adjunct assistant professor and associate professor and state extension health specialist at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension.

Not your mother’s birth control

December 4, 2018

Hector Chapa, MD, FACOG, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Medicine discusses the various myths and misconceptions about birth control. Which one is right for you?

Partners in and out of the lab

November 27, 2018

Husband-and-wife team Kristen Patrick, PhD, and Robert Watson, PhD, MPH, both assistant professors at the College of Medicine, use yeast to study bacteria and how they infect us.

You can be obese but healthy: Fact or fiction?

November 20, 2018

Mark Faries, PhD, College of Medicine adjunct assistant professor and associate professor and state extension health specialist at Texas A&M AgriLife Extension, breaks down what it means to be healthy and what the relationship is between health, fitness and weight.

New Physical Activity Guidelines

November 17, 2018

New Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans were released for the first time since 2008

Dodge the flu, get vaccinated

November 17, 2018

It's not too late to get your flu shot this season, and Cindy Weston, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, an assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Nursing, breaks down what you need to know.

HPV vaccine approved for more adults

October 26, 2018

The vaccine against the human papillomavirus, or HPV, is now approved for adults under age 46 years of age.

Time for flu vaccinations

October 26, 2018

Everyone six months of age or older should get a flu vaccination before the end of October.

Breast cancer awareness month

October 26, 2018

Each year, more than 240,000 American women are diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 die from the disease. To lower that stat, regular mammograms are essential.