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Recent Sharp Rise in Firearm Deaths Seen Across Most States

Michigan Medicine professor Jason Goldstick discusses data showing that the amount of people dying by gun either in homicide or by suicide in this country is rising in most states. Goldstick breaks down the data and lists some potential next steps. October 7, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Society #GovernmentandPolitics #GunControl #Suicide #Kara-Gavin #JasonGoldstick ​​​​​​​​​​


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Under what conditions do the benefits of preschool last? Christina Weiland and SOE students share longitudinal findings

School of Education Professor Christina Weiland discusses the results from a recent study that focused on the advantages of attending preschool for children and how important it is to maintain these skills through a high-quality kindergarten. November 8, 2019. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Children #ChristinaWeiland ​​​​​​​​


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New Health Insurance Benefit at University of Michigan Led to Increased Rates of IVF

School of Public Health professor Richard Hirth discusses how new coverage of IVF in health insurance has led to a dramatic increase of people from different income groups to start families through IVF. November 13, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Science #HealthcareCosts #healthcare #RichardHirth ​​​​​​​​​​


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Dan Farnum Releases Young Blood Photography Monograph

Stamps alum Dan Farnum released his first monograph, Young Blood. The monograph investigates the lives of children, teenagers, and young adults raised amidst a backdrop of economic decomposition in the neighborhoods of Michigan’s auto towns. October 29, 2019. # #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Photography #DanFarnum ​​​​​​​


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Older Adults' Views on Genetic Testing

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging presents the results of a survey about older adults' views on genetic testing. The study details some reasons why older adults feel compelled to take genetic testing and others wish to avoid it. October 1, 2018. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #Genetics #Aging #ScottRoberts ​​​​​​​​​


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Urinary Incontinence: An Inevitable Part of Aging?

Michigan's National Poll of Healthy Aging addresses the issue of urinary incontinence in older women. Many women are embarrassed by their symptoms but do not talk to their physicians for a variety of reasons, detailed in this article. November 1, 2018. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Urology #CarolynSwenson #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​


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Health Insurance Decision-Making Near Retirement

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging discusses results from a recent survey on older adult's attitudes toward health insurance and how confident they are in their ability to pay for it. January 3, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthcareCosts #Insurance #RenuTipirneni #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​​​


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Thinking About Brain Health

U-M Poll on Healthy Aging reports that while dementia is a widespread concern for adults aged 50-64 very few discuss dementia prevention with their doctor. May 15, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #KenLanga ​​​​​​​


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Safely Storing Medication Around Grandchildren

U-M Poll on Healthy Aging advises that Grandparents must be cautious about the storage of medication around young children. July 1, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #Children #PreetiMalani ​​​​​​​​


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Virtual Visits: Telehealth and Older Adults

U-M National Poll on Healthy Aging explores the implications of telehealth visits for older adults. October 1, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #Aging #JacobKurlander ​​​​​​​​​​