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Operation Lone Star 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.

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

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.

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Sharma reviews methods to breakdown contaminates in water

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.

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Research shows that typical generic sildenafil products from the internet contain impurity levels higher than allowed in the U.S. In addition, the generic products are made to be similar in appearance to those from legitimate drug manufacturers.

Online Viagra samples filled with impurities

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.

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7 Tips for having a safe, cool summer

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.

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HSC honored by University Business as Model of Efficiency

HSC honored by University Business as Model of Efficiency

Texas A&M Health Science Center is one of eight colleges and universities nationwide being honored for its HSC eduSafe app by University Business magazine in its summer 2013 “Models of Efficiency” national recognition program. Sponsored by Higher One, a leader in providing services to higher education administrators and students at more than 1,600 campuses across the U.S., the Models of Efficiency program recognizes innovative approaches for streamlining higher education operations through technology and/or business process improvements. The HSC eduSafe app, designed in-house and launched in December, is a free download through iTunes and Google Play and works on iPhones, iPads, and Android devices.

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Summer safety for kids

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

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TAMHSC releases new safety mobile app

TAMHSC releases new safety mobile app

Caught in an emergency and need to think fast? There’s an app for that. The Texas A&M Health Science Center is proud to announce the launch of our new safety and security mobile app, HSC eduSafe, available for both Apple and Android phones and tablets.

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