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Concussion: How the NFL came to shape the issue that plagued it

Players kneeling during the national anthem is the most recent NFL controversy, but certainly not the first nor the biggest.
28-Sep-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Interactive Web Tool Shows Potential Impact of Tobacco Policies

If the minimum age for buying tobacco legally were changed to 21, it could save more than 35,000 lives in Texas, 15,000 in Florida and more than 12,000 in Michigan by 2100, according to a new web application.
27-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Printed Meds Could Reinvent Pharmacies, Drug Research

A technology that can print pure, ultra-precise doses of drugs onto a wide variety of surfaces could one day enable on-site printing of custom-dosed medications at pharmacies, hospitals and other locations.
26-Sep-2017 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

One in Five Teens Report Having Had a Concussion in Their Lifetime

A new University of Michigan study confirms what many hospital emergency rooms nationwide are seeing: Teens playing contact sports suffer from concussions.
26-Sep-2017 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Record Number of Americans Viewed the 2017 Solar Eclipse

Eighty-eight percent of American adults viewed the August total solar eclipse directly or electronically. This audience of 215 million adults is nearly twice the size of the viewership of recent Super Bowl football games.
26-Sep-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

For a Better 'I,' There Needs to Be a Supportive 'We'

If you're one of those lucky individuals with high motivation and who actively pursues personal growth goals, thank your family and friends who support you.
25-Sep-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

US Poverty, Health Statistics: U-M Experts Can Discuss

The U.S. Census Bureau will release its 2016 statistics on poverty and health insurance coverage Tuesday, Sept. 12. The University of Michigan has experts available to discuss the latest findings.
7-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Combination of Traditional Chemotherapy, New Drug Kills Rare Cancer Cells in Mice

An experimental drug combined with the traditional chemotherapy drug cisplatin, when used in mice, destroyed a rare form of salivary gland tumor and prevented a recurrence within 300 days, a University of Michigan study found.
16-Aug-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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