A new look at the Human Microbiome Project by the University of Michigan shows wide variation in the types of bacteria found in healthy people. Based on their findings in today’s Nature, there is no single healthy microbiome. Rather each person...
4/16/2014 10:00 AM EDT
With the political divide over health care reform still strong going into this year’s elections, a new analysis of state-level decisions shows signs of an emerging middle way toward reducing the ranks of the uninsured.
4/7/2014 3:00 PM EDT
Record Number of Older Adults Completing Living Wills, Trend Had Little Impact on Hospitalization Rates
Study suggests people are less timid about broaching end-of-life planning and talking about death.
3/27/2014 9:30 AM EDT
The fewer the red blood cell transfusions, the less likely patients were to develop infections like pneumonia.
3/27/2014 2:00 PM EDT
Study of Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Shows Strong Results, Reports U-M Pediatric Interventional Cardiologist
U-M’s Dr. Aimee Armstrong reports valve had low rates of narrowing, leakage, and other adverse events, during American College of Cardiology meeting
3/31/2014 11:25 AM EDT
Muscle-strengthening activities may be important to kids' heart health.
3/26/2014 12:00 PM EDT
What makes a person bipolar, prone to manic highs and deep, depressed lows? Why does bipolar disorder run so strongly in families, even though no single gene is to blame? And why is it so hard to find new treatments for a condition that affects 200...
3/21/2014 9:45 AM EDT
Four years after being treated for breast cancer, a quarter of survivors say they are worse off financially, at least partly because of their treatment, according to a new study led by University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers.
3/25/2014 10:00 AM EDT
3/11/2014 2:45 PM EDT
#Umich Lung Scan Expert Ready to Comment on New Cancer-Catching Recommendations for Smokers & Ex-Smokers
12/30/2013 5:00 PM EST
6/19/2013 4:05 PM EDT
Leader of Nation's 1st #Depression Center Reacts to @Whitehouse Brain Initiative: Will "Revolutionize Our Understanding"
4/2/2013 2:00 PM EDT
As 106 New Medicare #ACOs Debut, UM Doctor & Pioneer in #Healthcare Quality Movement Available to Discuss Trend
1/10/2013 1:00 PM EST
#Schoolshooting: #Umich Expert Avail. On How Parents Can Help Kids Deal with or Avoid This News & Deal W/ Trauma/Grief
12/14/2012 1:15 PM EST
9/5/2012 4:15 PM EDT
Recent injuries a reminder of the need for precautions.
6/29/2012 3:25 PM EDT