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Safety

Keeping your child safe during Halloween

October 31, 2016
All treats, no tricks for a safe and enjoyable Halloween

Safety tips for a spooktacular Halloween

October 23, 2015
Halloween is just around the corner, and with all the fun and excitement that comes with Halloween, safety is not often the first thing that comes to mind.

Teach your children about school bus safety

August 3, 2015

With the start of a new school year, school bus safety is something parents should discuss with their children, says the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health.

Summer safety for kids

June 24, 2015

Summer is almost upon us, and with it comes warmer weather, outdoor fun, and more freedom for our children to move and be healthy. As the season approaches, it helps to be reminded of ways to keep our kids safe in the summer months.

7 Tips for having a safe, cool summer

June 2, 2015

As the summer season begins, temperatures soar and the risk of heat exhaustion increases. Dr. Gill of the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine offers advice on how to avoid dehydration and heat illnesses.

Cheers to your health: How alcohol affects your body

May 6, 2015

Summer is just around the corner, which means parties, vacations and holidays. With these fun, relaxing events, it’s not uncommon to unwind and celebrate with a drink in hand. Moderation is key in most things, but is especially important when it comes to consuming alcoholic beverages. A couple of drinks can leave you feeling in a comfortable place, but have you ever wondered what effects overindulging in alcohol can have on your body immediately, or even a few years down the line?

Operation Lone Star 2014

August 21, 2014

Students from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry joined the ranks of military and medical personnel to serve thousands in this full-scale emergency response exercise.

Tekwe develops new model examining impact of radiation dose on lipid measures among Japanese atomic bomb survivors

July 18, 2014

Carmen D. Tekwe, Ph.D., assistant professor with the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, recently published a study detailing the development of a new statistical model in Statistics in Medicine.

Sharma reviews methods to breakdown contaminates in water

July 18, 2014

Virender K. Sharma, Ph.D., professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, recently published a review of different methods of transforming sucralose in water.

Online Viagra samples filled with impurities

June 12, 2014

Texas A&M Rangel College of Pharmacy researcher finds that versions of the erectile dysfunction drug Viagra are flooding the internet pharmacy market and it could be harmful to your health.