Health

  1. Suicide among older adults in long-term care suggests more is needed to promote mental, social well-being June 14, 2019
  2. Looking at cognitive triggers for extremist violence through brain scans June 14, 2019
  3. Genes for Good: Harnessing the power of Facebook to study a large, diverse genetic pool June 13, 2019
  4. Growing life expectancy inequality in US cannot be blamed on opioids alone June 13, 2019
  5. Living in the moment: U-M art professor works to shatter the stigma that comes with memory loss June 13, 2019
  6. To protect kids, teens from firearm harm, answer these questions first, experts say June 10, 2019
  7. Open-source bionic leg: First-of-its-kind platform aims to rapidly advance prosthetics June 5, 2019
  8. Stalk antibodies provide flu protection in humans June 3, 2019
  9. Hospitals fall short in teaching fall prevention to departing patients May 24, 2019
  10. Childhood trauma tied to tooth loss later in life May 24, 2019
  11. New digital tool tailors mental health information, support for students taking national survey May 23, 2019
  12. Massive sequencing study links rare DNA alterations to type 2 diabetes May 22, 2019
  13. A new pathway for an anti-aging drug May 22, 2019
  14. For moms, working multiple jobs can be depressing May 20, 2019
  15. U-M among recipients of NIH grant to fund flu research May 17, 2019
  16. Blood biopsy: New technique enables detailed genetic analysis of cancer cells May 15, 2019
  17. Do interventions to decrease emergency care use among ‘super-utilizers’ work? May 13, 2019
  18. Opioid doctor and pharmacy ‘shoppers’ may also shop at home, U-M study suggests May 10, 2019
  19. Opioid addiction: Michigan counties struggle to meet the need for treatment May 9, 2019
  20. Fat fruit flies: High-sugar diet deadens sweet tooth; promotes overeating, obesity in flies May 7, 2019