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The pressure is on: Disaster Day teaches students how to work together in an emergency

More than 400 students from colleges throughout the Texas A&M Health Science Center and Blinn College participated in the 2015 edition of Disaster Day, an annual exercise designed to give future health care professionals experience working together in an emergency.

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Planning Disaster Day gives students a chance to learn valuable leadership skills

Planning Disaster Day gives students a chance to learn valuable leadership skills

Seniors in the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Nursing are balancing lectures, exams and clinical hours, all while planning one of the largest disaster simulations in the country.

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College of Nursing welcomes international leaders in educational advancement for lecture series

The Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Nursing will welcome two leaders in the advancement and development of higher education online learning and research.

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Disaster Day simulation grows in size, scope and intensity with community help

A helicopter rushes a critically injured patient to the nearest hospital, nurses hurry to the sides of panicked, bloody patients and desperate faces beg for help. This was the

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Ready or not? Health insurance changes are headed your way

With the new health insurance marketplaces set to open October 1, many Americans are still confused about what to do or what insurance options apply to their individual circumstances. Dentist

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TAMHSC addresses workforce shortage with most graduates ever

Helping to alleviate the state and national shortages in the health care workforce, the Texas A&M Health Science Center graduated 597 students at commencement ceremonies earlier this month across the state.

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Commencements in Kingsville, College Station, Dallas

The Texas A&M Health Science Center will host commencement ceremonies for the Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy on Saturday, May 11; College of Nursing on Friday, May 17; School of Rural Public Health, College of Medicine and School of Graduate Studies on Saturday, May 18; and Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry on Friday, May 24.

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Fads, frauds, and the true secrets of dieting success

Fads, frauds, and the true secrets of dieting success

Every popular diet has a theory about why it works, but what diets actually do work? Dr. Kory Gill speaks about popular fad diets, what the data actually says, and what all workable weight loss strategies have in common.

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Cracking open the secrets of bone stem cells

Dr. Carl Gregory, an assistant professor in the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, discussed adult stem cells and their applications

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