Health and Wellness

The Trump Administration is ‘Rolling Coal.’ That Isn’t Good

Oct. 26, 2017
Coal Train

Are subsidies necessary to ensure system reliability? No, they are not. 

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Let’s View Science as a Powerful Tool, Not as a Threat

Oct. 24, 2017
Science Lab

It is alarming that many members of society distrust science and question its value. 

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Center for Health Communication Helps Fight Opioid Epidemic

Oct. 23, 2017

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has awarded the UT Austin Center for Health Communication a contract to develop effective messaging to promote the new Texas Prescription Monitoring Program. 

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Let’s Stop Blaming Mental Illness For Mass Shootings

Oct. 23, 2017
Mental Health

We simply have relied far too long on the scapegoat of mental illness. 

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Auditing the Working Poor is Bad for Texas Children

Oct. 20, 2017

Poverty hurts kids and auditing every American claiming the tax credit is bad news. 

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