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A Home for Pets When Their Owners Are Gone

Now that Jim Swaim is in his 60s, he and his wife are asking a very modern question about mortality: Who will care for our pets when we are gone? That concern prompted the couple from Fort Worth, who have no children, to reserve spots for their four cats and a dog at a retirement […]

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Law School Students Bring The Big Event To DFW

On a rainy Saturday, 118 Texas A&M Law School volunteers, including students, faculty, staff, and their family members, participated in the Big Event. This marked the law school’s second year participating in this Aggie tradition. “It was great to see so many students and their family members show up to give back to the community,” […]

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Hope Pregnancy Center to open Testing 4 U clinic

Hope Pregnancy Center is expanding its reach to help women and their partners in the community with the opening of a new STD testing clinic off of East 29th Street in Bryan. “We are going to call it Testing 4 U,” said Tracy Frank, Executive Director of Hope Pregnancy Centers. “Our logo will be T4U. […]

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Medicare Savings Program and Extra Help paying for Prescription Drugs

In 2015, the income limits were increased for Extra Help Paying for Prescription Drugs and Medicare Savings Program. These programs help pay for Part D Prescription Drug Plan costs, Medicare Part B premiums and depending on your income could pay for Part A&B deductibles and co-insurance fees. Extra Help Paying for Prescription Drugs will help […]

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Tuberculosis: Collaborating to fight a global problem

No location on the planet escapes the devastating toll of tuberculosis (TB), the second deadliest infectious disease worldwide. A critical challenge in the TB fight is the reality that the disease hits citizens hardest in areas with the least resources to fight it. Participants at the George H.W. Bush Sixth China-U.S. Relations Conference in Houston are […]