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Grant Establishes Proteogenomics Center at U-M

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Researchers at the University of Michigan will lead one of five nationally funded centers dedicated to accelerating research into understanding the molecular basis of cancer and sharing resources with the scientific community.
27-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Expanded Medicaid Helped People Do Better at Their Jobs or Seek Work, While Improving Their Health

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Most low-income Michigan residents who signed up for the state’s expanded Medicaid program say their new health insurance helped them do a better job at work, or made it easier for them to seek a new or better job, in the first year after they...
23-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

U-M’s C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Earns Top Rankings From U.S. News & World Report

University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital was recognized among the best children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report.
27-Jun-2017 3:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Review: Insomnia Medication May Wake Up Some Patients From Vegetative State

A systematic review of zolpidem for noninsomnia neurological disorders, including movement disorders and disorders of consciousness, finds reason for additional research.
26-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

As America Ages, New National Poll Will Track Key Health Issues for Those Over 50

A new poll that will release its first results later this month will take the pulse of the over-50 population on a wide range of health issues, and provide data and insights to inform healthcare policy, clinical practice, and future research.
19-Jun-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

How to Stop the Nasty Lurking Toxoplasmosis Parasite? Target Its “Stomach,” Research Suggests

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One in three people has a potentially nasty parasite hiding inside their body -- tucked away in tiny cysts that the immune system can’t eliminate and antibiotics can’t touch. But new research reveals clues about how to stop it: Interfere with...
15-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Poll: Nearly Two-Thirds of Mothers “Shamed” By Others About Their Parenting Skills

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Most moms seem to feel that their greatest critics don’t come from social media – but rather, their own family.
14-Jun-2017 8:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Risky Bingeing: Women in Appalachian Ohio Report Higher Rates of Alcohol Misuse

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How much alcohol women drink may depend on where they live. A new study finds one-fifth of women in Appalachian Ohio imbibe at alarming levels.
16-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Don’t Let These 7 Dangerous Foods Spoil Your Holiday Weekend Picnic

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25-May-2017 3:45 PM EDT

U-M Experts Available to Speak on Reproductive Health Topics During Infertility Awareness Week

21-Apr-2017 11:05 AM EDT

Expert: Excessive Throwing Puts Baseball Players at Risk (MLB Opening Day Monday)

31-Mar-2017 3:30 PM EDT

Coach's Detached Retina Could Mean Vision Loss

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1-Dec-2016 4:05 PM EST

Big Data Brings Big Gains in Surgical Quality: Dr. Darrell Campbell

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For 10 years, hospitals and surgical teams across Michigan have shared huge amounts of data about many of the operations they do, in an effort to learn from one another and improve together. Dr. Darrell Campbell of the University of Michigan leads...
30-Sep-2016 9:25 AM EDT

Physical Therapist: No Solid Research on Cupping’s Effect

10-Aug-2016 2:30 PM EDT

Some Olympic Doping Drugs May Have Legitimate Medical Uses

As the world awaits the start of the 2016 Summer Olympics, doping in athletes remains a hot topic. Christopher Mendias, Ph.D., A.T.C., explains why the World Anti-Doping Agency regulates certain substances, how that’s changing and how some of...
3-Aug-2016 4:30 AM EDT

In wake of #CARA #opioid passage, @umich researcher available to comment

13-Jul-2016 12:05 PM EDT

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