People often react to stress by binging on sweets or fattening comfort foods, cravings fueled by the appetite-stimulating stress hormone cortisol.
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Whether it's going to the local grocery store or to a friend's home, driving a car plays a major role among seniors seeking to maintain their independence.
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For older Americans, poor handgrip may be a sign of impaired cognition and memory, a new study suggests.
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Carsickness incidence could increase if we all become passengers, but new research aims to help address that.
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Vitamin D deficiency in middle childhood could result in aggressive behavior as well as anxious and depressive moods during adolescence, according to a new University of Michigan study of school children in Bogotá, Colombia.
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ANN ARBOR—Some people may believe that if you live in a community with different cultural values, spanking might not be harmful—an assumption that does not appear to be correct, according to a new University of Michigan study.
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A collaborative, multisector team, led by the University of Michigan's Water Center at the Graham Sustainability Institute and the School for Environment and Sustainability, has been awarded a five-year, $20 million cooperative agreement to support...
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For the past half-decade, Detroit's government and community groups have worked to tear down abandoned houses and other buildings in the city's most blight-stricken neighborhoods, in the name of public safety and quality of life.
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Hurricane Dorian: U-M nursing professor can discuss preparedness, long-term health effects of disasters
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Expert Can Discuss the Environmental Threats Posed by the Fires in the Amazon, as Well as the Political Context of These Events
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Trump immigration rules force families to choose between their health and staying together, @umich experts say
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@umich expert: Rushing the desert, storming a mountain, women in US and Europe fought for their place in soccer
Andrei Markovits, a professor of political science and German studies at the University of Michigan, has written extensively on how culture, sports and politics converge.
His most recent book is "Women in American soccer and European football....
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