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How Much Will We Spend on Valentine’s Day This Year?

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Despite the explosion of red and pink merchandise currently promoted in stores, the National Retail Federation reports U.S. consumer spending will be down 10 percent this year compared to Valentine’s Day 2016.
10-Feb-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Prof Digs Up Truths About Zombies

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Just like the flesh-eating creatures themselves, the zombie phenomenon is showing no signs of dying anytime soon. We asked Professor of Anthropology Vaughn Bryant, who has studied the real-life origins of zombies, to drop some knowledge on the...
9-Feb-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

MWAH! Valentine’s Facts About Kissing

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Shakespeare said our lips were made for kissing and if you ask Texas A&M University Professor of Anthropology Vaughn Bryant about it, he’ll tell you all you need to know and more about this age-old pastime.
7-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Worlds Imagined: The Maps of Imaginary Places Collection

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Authors who create elaborate fantasy worlds often provide maps to guide readers through these imaginary lands. Texas A&M University’s Cushing Memorial Library and Archives invites visitors to explore fantasy maps with the new exhibit, Worlds...
7-Feb-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Male Firefighters Not at Increased Risk of Divorce, Research Shows

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Typing “divorce rates for firefighters” into a search engine brings up page after page of scary statistics that suggest the people who willingly run into burning buildings have unstable marriages.
19-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Tips to Protect Your Baby From Rsv

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Coughing, sneezing and a runny nose: You might think it is yet another cold, but if your baby is under 2 years old, it could very well be respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).
19-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Repairing a Broken System: The Role of Technology

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Technology has promised to transform health care for years now. Multiple apps, devices, and other e-health approaches are being created to help the patient increase their awareness, education and accountability in their own health. In the...
19-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

5 Reasons to Stop Biting Your Nails

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Many people have nervous habits, such as pacing or fidgeting, and although many are harmless, if you bite your nails when you’re stressed or anxious, you are actually at risk for some ailments. Texas A&M University Health Science Center experts...
19-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Texas A&M Retailing Studies Director Offers Insight Regarding Holiday Shopping Trends, Tips

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With the holiday shopping season fast-approaching, retailers around the country are preparing to put new and innovative sales strategies to the test and capture the attention of customers, notes Kelli Hollinger, director of the Center for Retailing...
22-Nov-2016 1:05 PM EST

Turmoil in the Health Insurance Marketplaces

31-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Trump Best Thing To Happen To American Women, Says Texas A&M Prof

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20-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT

Texas A&M Prof On Haiti Hurricane Aid And Where It's Gone Wrong Historically

5-Oct-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Congressional Veto Override on 9/11 Bill Bad Idea, Says Texas A&M Prof, Saudi Arabia Expert

28-Sep-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Texas A&M University Political Experts Available

22-Sep-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Many White Men Feel “Marked”

9-Sep-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Why White Males Have Shifted Allegiance to Republican Party

26-Aug-2016 11:05 AM EDT

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