Ecologists from the University of Michigan and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science are forecasting a larger-than-average Chesapeake Bay "dead zone" in 2018, due to increased rainfall in the watershed this spring.
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A diverse mix of species improves the stability and fuel-oil yield of algal biofuel systems, as well as their resistance to invasion by outsiders, according to the findings of a federally funded outdoor study by University of Michigan researchers.
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"You throw like a girl" is a sexist taunt that can instantly sour a kid on athletics and other healthy activities.
But many children—mainly girls—simply aren't taught or don't learn the basic motor skills like throwing, running, jumping or...
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The same proteins that moderate nicotine dependence in the brain may be involved in regulating metabolism by acting directly on certain types of fat cells, new research from the University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute shows.
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The health care systems in the United States and other industrialized countries have outgrown many of the childbirth-related injuries that are still very problematic in poor countries.
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South Sudanese women have among the highest fertility rates and maternal death rates in the world, yet cultural norms still frown upon contraceptives—even to make pregnancy and birth safer for women.
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Racial disparities in pain management have been well-documented, with doctors historically more willing to prescribe opiates to whites than to other racial and ethnic groups.
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While some research suggests that midlife is a dissatisfying time for women, other studies show that women report feeling less stressed and enjoy a higher quality of life during this period.
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@jason_p_deleon Comments on Trump's Cancellation of TPS for El Salvadorans: "This Is Not Simply a Cancellation of a Humanitarian Immigration Program. This Is a Death Sentence for Many.”
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Trump Administration Announces End of TPS for Nicaragua, Remains Silent on Future of Other Immigrants @umich Expert Can Discuss
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