Health

  1. Researchers find cardiovascular health similarities between chimpanzees, humans September 21, 2020
  2. Dramatic increases in vaping marijuana, nicotine among US college students, young adults September 15, 2020
  3. New treatments for deadly lung disease could be revealed by 3D modeling September 14, 2020
  4. Loneliness doubled among older adults in early months of COVID-19, U-M poll shows September 14, 2020
  5. Research on aging expands at U-M September 14, 2020
  6. Testing the deceased could provide additional surveillance methods during pandemic, study shows September 11, 2020
  7. Depression worsens over time for older caregivers of newly diagnosed dementia patients September 2, 2020
  8. Disability disparities may be explained by obesity, smoking, physical labor August 31, 2020
  9. U-M researchers look for coronavirus in campus environment, potential links to infection risks August 28, 2020
  10. Denise Anthony: College COVID-19 pandemic apps should follow best practices for privacy, ethical computing August 27, 2020
  11. Hurricane Laura: U-M experts available to comment August 26, 2020
  12. U-M senior’s COVID-19 data model reaches CDC August 25, 2020
  13. Accumulating extra genome copies may protect fly brain cells during aging August 25, 2020
  14. U-M spinout Asalyxa Bio developing inflammatory treatment platform, aiding COVID-19 patients August 25, 2020
  15. Mail delays may affect medication supply for nearly 1 in 4 Americans over 50 August 24, 2020
  16. Families are restricted from visiting hospitalized loved ones. What does this mean for at-home care? August 20, 2020
  17. Balancing act: Falls are often early signal of underlying health problems in older adults August 19, 2020
  18. Safe busing during COVID-19: The science behind U-M’s changes August 19, 2020
  19. Coronavirus deaths in Honduras linked to younger individuals, preexisting medical conditions August 19, 2020
  20. COVID poses hardships for people with substance abuse problems August 18, 2020