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Slow to Mature, Quick to Distract: ADHD Brain Study Finds Slower Development of Key Connections


A peek inside the brains of more than 750 children and teens reveals a key difference in brain architecture between those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and those without.
11-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

1 in 5 Men Reports Violence Toward Intimate Partners

Intimate partner violence is more prevalent than diabetes.
15-Sep-2014 7:00 AM EDT

Primary Care Doctors Reluctant to Provide Genetics Assessment in Routine Care

Physicians report many barriers keep them from giving patients guidance on genetic risks, disease, according to new research
11-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Univ. Of Michigan Doctor Training Programs Rank Among Best in Nation, According to New National Survey


Doctors nationwide rate the University of Michigan Health System as one of the best places for young doctors to train in their chosen field, across 20 medical specialties, according to a new ranking.
10-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Texting Gives a Voice to Urban Communities

Text messaging may help researchers learn more about the health of urban communities.
9-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

To Admit or Not to Admit: Huge Variation in Hospitalizations From Emergency Room Suggests Opportunity to Save Billions

Doctors at one hospital may be as much as six times as likely to admit an emergency patient with a common non-life-threatening diagnosis to the hospital, compared with doctors at another hospital treating an identical patient. The variation may cost...
5-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

A One-Two Punch for Brain Tumors? New Clinical Trial Opens at U-M

Doctors have started testing a unique new approach to fighting brain tumors -- one that delivers a one-two punch designed to knock out the most dangerous brain cancer. The experimental approach delivers two different genes directly into the brains...
2-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

University of Michigan First in Nation to Implant Device for Tricuspid Valve Replacement


The University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center performs nation’s first transcather tricuspid heart valve replacement, providing an alternative to open heart surgery.
25-Aug-2014 7:00 AM EDT

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