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Does Business + Science = Safer Hospital Rooms?


Scientists at Texas A&M are hoping to market a safer method of disinfecting hospital rooms. The team has partnered with I-Corps, an NSF program that helps scientists bring discoveries out of the lab and into the commercial market.
20-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Do Smart Phones Make You Smarter?


Is your smart phone making you smarter? Does your car direction finder make you eligible for NASA training school? Modern techie devices can be helpful and make life easier, but there are serious drawbacks, says a Texas A&M University professor who...
18-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Health Benefits Of Pokémon Go


Real-life positive health consequences of playing Pokémon Go—a new GPS-based augmented reality game—are happening across the nation. According to Matt Hoffman, DNP, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Nursing, this quest to...
15-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

How Do I Avoid Jet Lag?


Jet lag can be a real buzzkill when flying across multiple time zones, and most travelers assume their first several days in a new locale will be spent catching up on sleep and letting their body clocks adjust. However, jet lag doesn’t always have...
7-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Pinpoint Neurons That Tell The Brain When To Stop Drinking


By activating particular neurons, we may be able to influence alcohol drinking behavior, according to new findings published by researchers at the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine in the journal Biological Psychiatry.
6-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Texas A&M Prof Gets To The Root Of Dental Implants


While dental implants can indeed improve appearance, there’s much more to this technology, a part of the dental landscape for decades.
5-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Breathing in a Cure: Inhalable Ibuprofen on the Horizon


Ibuprofen: You can buy it at any drug store, and it will help with that stabbing headache or sprained ankle. One of the ways it does so is by reducing inflammation, and it is this property that may also help patients with cystic fibrosis.
1-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Technology Developed at Texas A&M Could Improve Diabetes Management


A newly developed method for detecting glucose based on how it absorbs a specific type of light could spell the end of the painful, invasive finger-prick tests diabetics rely on to monitor their condition, says a Texas A&M University biomedical...
23-Jun-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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