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Deconstructing the Legitimization of Acupuncture: How Science Helped Move Acupuncture to Mainstream

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology Dr.Rick Harris discusses research studying the effectiveness of acupuncture on patients with chronic pain, comparing trials of both real and fake acupuncture to determine whether the impact is placebo or real. July 9, 2019. #15-30-mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Science #PainManagement #RickHarris ​​​​​​​​


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Contemporary Approaches to Treating Chronic Pain

Professor of Anesthesiology Dr. Daniel Clauw talks about research on how best to treat chronic pain sufferers, such as patients with fibromyalgia, by honing in on what specific medicines or methods work the best depending on the specific pain experienced. July 9, 2019. #30-60mins #Medicine #video #ChronicPainandFatigueResearchCenter #HealthandWellness #Science #PainManagement #Disease #DanielClauw ​​​​​​​​​


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Implantable Cancer Traps Could Provide Earlier Diagnosis and Help Monitor Treatment

Biomedical Engineering Chair Lonnie Shea reveals research on a small device that can detect cancer cells that would replace current invasive organ biopsies. October 29, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #HealthandWellness #Science #BiomedicalEngineering #Cancer #JamesLynch #LonnieShea ​​​​​​​​​​


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What Humans Want, in an Automated Car

School of Information Associate Professor Lionel Robert et al., researched how people's personality traits affect their experience and feeling of safety in an autonomous car. November 7, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Technology #Science #AutonomousVehicles #Psychology #Robotics #DanNewman #LionelRobert ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Approach to Personalizing Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Shows Promise in Cell Lines

Dr. Nathan Merrill et al., postdoctoral fellow at Michigan Medicine, studied the impact of personalized care on certain molecular features of triple-negative breast cancer. November 8, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #IanDemsky #NathanMerrill ​​​​​​​​​


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2020 Annual Conference on Adolescent Health

U-M Adolescent Health Initiative is calling for session and presentation proposals for the 7th Annual Conference on Adolescent Health to be held in April 2020, which will focus on adolescent clinical care, substance abuse, sexual and mental health. #60+mins #Medicine #Conference #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Science #YouthandAdolescents ​​​​​​​

 04-20-2020 08:00 AM - 04-21-2020 04:00 PM ET


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Hearing, Balance, and Chemical Senses Seminar with Roman Tiger

U-M's Kresge Hearing Research Institute is hosting a Hearing, Balance, and Chemical Senses Seminar by Michigan Medicine Professor Roman Giger in the Taubman Health Sciences Library. #60+mins #Medicine #Seminar #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Science #Neurosciences #RomanGiger ​​​​​​​​

 11-21-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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MIPSE Seminar | The Schwinger Plasma: An Experimental Program to Study the Plasmas That Exist Inside

Michigan Institute for Plasma Science and Engineering hosts Stanford University's Dr. Bucksbaum in a seminar about the quantum vacuum's plasma that can only be experimented with when the "Schwinger Threshold" is reached to ionize the plasma. #30-60mins #Engineering #Seminar #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #Science #Technology #Physics ​​​​​​​

 12-04-2019 | 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM ET


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Reassessing Strategies to Reduce Phosphorus Levels in the Detroit River Watershed

School of Environment and Sustainability Professor Don Scavia discusses how recent plans to reduce the amount of phosphorus in the Michigan water system may not account for the largest contributors of phosphorous, thus signaling a need for reevaluation. November 6, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #Ecology #DonScavia #JimErickson ​​​​​​​​​​


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E. coli Gain Edge by Changing their Diets in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Michigan Medicine researcher Nobuhika Kamada explains research his team has done on what differentiates the diet of good E.coli from the diet of bad E.coli, and how humans may be able to alter their diet to improve IBS. November 4, 2019. ​ # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #Disease #Research #KellyMalcom #NobuhikoKamada ​​​​​​​​​​