A University of Michigan Health System study reveals enzyme CD39 is capable of clearing the atherosclerotic plaque that leads to so many heart attacks and strokes.
1-Jul-2015 6:00 AM EDT
A study of nearly 1,000 teens found that obese adolescents were significantly less likely to use contraception than normal weight peers, putting them at higher risk of unintended pregnancy.
25-Jun-2015 8:00 AM EDT
Living in Egypt, Nassef Matoshaleh and his wife Wafaa explored hospitals around the world—the U.K., Germany, France, Canada and the U.S.—to perform surgery on Nassef’s heart. The family prayed the trip to an Ann Arbor, Mich. hospital would...
30-Jun-2015 7:00 AM EDT
Interest in Child-Specific Nurse Practitioner Programs Dwindling Despite Strong Job Market for Graduates
While the number of graduates from family or adult nurse practitioner programs continues to rise, student applications to pediatric and neonatal nurse practitioner programs are falling.
29-Jun-2015 6:00 AM EDT
A new map of emergency stroke care in America shows just how much of a patchwork system we still have for delivering the most effective stroke treatment. And thousands of people a year may end up unnecessarily disabled as a result.
26-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Clinician-Scientist Who Developed Parkinson’s Disease Breakthrough Is Awarded the 2015 Taubman Prize
physician-scientist whose work has improved quality of life for tens of thousands of Parkinson’s disease patients is the recipient of the 2015 Taubman Prize for Excellence in Translational Medical Science, from the University of Michigan’s A....
24-Jun-2015 8:05 AM EDT
The University of Michigan Frankel Cardiovascular Center performs 500th procedure to fix heart valves using tiny tubes threaded through blood vessels.
15-Jun-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Adults across the country share the same top concern about the new alcohol-on-the-go product: potential misuse among underage youth.
12-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT
Need an expert on #KingvBurwell, #uninsured & #Medicaid expansion? John Ayanian, head of @UM_IHPI, available
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#Umich Lung Scan Expert Ready to Comment on New Cancer-Catching Recommendations for Smokers & Ex-Smokers
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Leader of Nation's 1st #Depression Center Reacts to @Whitehouse Brain Initiative: Will "Revolutionize Our Understanding"
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