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ADHD Meds May Be a Prescription for Bullying

Kids and teens who take medications like Ritalin to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to be physically or emotionally bullied by peers than those who don't have ADHD, a new University of Michigan study found.
17-Nov-2015 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Nationwide Look at Diabetes in Mexico Paints Grim Picture

If diabetes in Mexico continues unchecked, at least one in three people, and as many as one in two, could be diagnosed with the disease in their lifetimes.
18-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Parasitic Fungi and the Battle Against Coffee Rust Disease

Coffee rust has ravaged Latin American plantations for several years, leading to reductions in annual coffee production of up to 30 percent in some countries and threatening the livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of small-scale farmers in the...
11-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Liver Pathway Linked to Negative Impacts of High-Fat, High-Cholesterol Diet

It's no secret that a high-fat, high-cholesterol "junk food" diet has been linked to major health problems, including high blood cholesterol and the buildup of plaques in the arteries, known as atherosclerosis.
10-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Low Testosterone, Men's Empathy Can Determine Parenting Skills

As they age, men often get concerned about their testosterone levels dropping. And rightfully so—it affects their sex drive and other health factors.
29-Oct-2015 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Hot Jupiter: Discovery of Two Close-in Planet Companions Sheds New Light on Planet Formation

For the past 20 years, astronomers peered into the night sky, puzzled about a type of planet called hot Jupiters.
16-Oct-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Four Biological Kingdoms Influence Disease Transmission in Monarch Butterflies

Experiments with monarch butterfly caterpillars and the milkweed plants on which they feed have shown for the first time that interactions across four biological kingdoms can influence disease transmission.
8-Oct-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Neuromonitoring Graduates Help Surgeons Perform Safer Operations

Not long after Joshua Mergos started his career as a neuromonitorist, he was assisting in a back surgery when his neurophysiological tests showed that a 12-year old girl would lose function in her legs if the surgeon did not modify his approach.
7-Oct-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

@UmichiganNews experts on Keystone XL pipeline decision: Will this be back in the next admin?

6-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST

Candidates Are Going to Be Much More Aggressive with Their Handling of Donald Trump


16-Sep-2015 11:00 AM EDT

Euro-Free Greece: Hyper-Inflation, Shrinking Real Wages and Demand, and Unemployment

A Euro-free Greece looks more likely to be quickly engulfed by a vicious spiral of a rapidly depreciating new-drachma, hyper-inflation, shrinking real wages and demand, and unemployment; drachma depreciation and hyper-inflation would certainly...
7-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Chemo Criminal: Experts Available to Discuss Fraud Case Sentencing of Dr. Farid Fata

7-Jul-2015 9:40 AM EDT

Supreme Court Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage: U-M Experts Available

26-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

King v. Burwell: U-Michigan Experts Available

19-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

U-Michigan Expert Says 2016 Presidential Candidates Who Announce Early Reap Some Benefits


25-Mar-2015 9:30 AM EDT

2015 State of the Union Address: U-M Experts Available to Discuss

President Obama will outline various executive actions and legislative proposals during the State of the Union address Jan. 20. University of Michigan experts are available to offer analysis.
19-Jan-2015 4:15 PM EST

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