The federal government will fine more than 2,600 hospitals, because too many Medicare patients treated at these hospitals for chronic lung disease and other conditions are ending up back in the hospital within 30 days of going home. Now, a new ...
31-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT
Mothers are more likely than fathers to read nutrition labels when considering food and drink purchases, according to the latest C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health.
27-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT
A new comprehensive analysis of thyroid cancer from The Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network has identified markers of aggressive tumors, which could allow for better targeting of appropriate treatments to individual patients.
20-Oct-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Nearly two-thirds of patients treated for colorectal cancer reported some measure of financial burden due to their treatment, according to a new study. The burden was greatest among patients who received chemotherapy.
23-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Right out of the starting gate, Michigan’s expansion of health coverage for the poor and near-poor holds lessons for other states that are still on the fence about expanding their own Medicaid programs under the Affordable Care Act, a new analysis...
17-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Attending physicians and hospitalists in general medicine twice as likely to be unaware of the device's presence compared to interns and residents.
16-Oct-2014 10:30 AM EDT
Scientists have restored the hearing of mice partly deafened by noise, using advanced tools to boost the production of a key protein in their ears. By demonstrating the importance of the protein, called NT3, in maintaining communication between the...
20-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT
A $10 million gift to the University of Michigan Health System will improve health care access by supporting patients and families and jumpstarting research of faster, easier and safer cardiovascular treatment.
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#Umich Lung Scan Expert Ready to Comment on New Cancer-Catching Recommendations for Smokers & Ex-Smokers
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Leader of Nation's 1st #Depression Center Reacts to @Whitehouse Brain Initiative: Will "Revolutionize Our Understanding"
2-Apr-2013 2:00 PM EDT
As 106 New Medicare #ACOs Debut, UM Doctor & Pioneer in #Healthcare Quality Movement Available to Discuss Trend
10-Jan-2013 1:00 PM EST
#Schoolshooting: #Umich Expert Avail. On How Parents Can Help Kids Deal with or Avoid This News & Deal W/ Trauma/Grief
14-Dec-2012 1:15 PM EST