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Texas Public Radio: Mayor Taylor, San Antonio Delegation On Trade Mission To Spanish Sister Cities

May 20, 2016

San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor and five members of the San Antonio City Council are in Spain this week for the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s annual trade mission. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio


Time Warner Cable News: Debate Continues on FDA’s New Tobacco Product Regulations

May 20, 2016

Earlier this May, the FDA announced new regulations to Tobacco products, broadening the definition of Tobacco to include e-cigarettes, hookahs, and other products. As our John Garcia reports, medical experts are praising the decision, while the vaping community is left fuming. Watch the full story at Time Warner Cable News


WOAI Radio: Study: Limited Connection Between Deployments and Military Suicide

May 20, 2016

War may be hell, but it’s not causing soldiers to commit suicide. Read the full story at WOAI Radio


Illinois Wesleyan University: Confident Fleres ’16 Prepared for Rigors of Medical School

May 20, 2016

As a little girl, Tina Fleres ’16 remembers when her mother, a nurse, came home from work and spoke about her job with a sense of satisfaction. Read the full story at Illinois Wesleyan University


Philly.com: Pet Pooch May Help Ease PTSD in Veterans

May 20, 2016

Dogs may be more than best friends for military veterans struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a small study suggests. Read the full story at Philly.com


CBS News: The riskiest time for military suicide attempts

May 20, 2016

Suicide rates among American soldiers skyrocketed in the years coinciding with the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. While a major public health concern, research has remained limited on Army suicides, but a new, large study sheds light on who is most at risk and when. Read the full story at CBS News