Behavioral Health

Male firefighters not at increased risk of divorce, research shows

December 19, 2016
Female firefighters, but not males, have higher divorce rates than their peers in other professions

Asthma: Triggers and tips

April 22, 2016
How to stay one step ahead of asthma

Resisting the lure of a #filtered life

January 26, 2016
Constantly uploading your life has risks

Behavioral health interventions: The importance of communication and new technology

June 26, 2015

As we move toward a more patient-centered form of health care and physicians begin to focus more on specific patient behaviors it has become all the more evident that patient lifestyle choices contribute significantly to our overall health.

Ho, Ho… Humbug: Texas A&M health educators help South Texans avoid the holiday blues to control their diabetes

December 8, 2014

The holidays are supposed to bring joy, but for many, the holidays also bring on more stress. Chronic stress can exacerbate existing illnesses, which is why health educators with the Texas A&M Health Science Center Diabetes Education Program provide their clients with stress and depression management techniques to help control their diabetes.