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How Researchers Can Help Win the Long Game on Public Health

UM-Dearborn Assistant Professor Natalie Sampson has worked with Detroit's Delray neighborhood to research health issues associated with the population and further protect the community there. September 18, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #U-MDearbornNews #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #PublicPolicy #Detroit #NatalieSimpson ​​​​​​​​​​


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How New Fathers Use Social Media to Make Sense of Their Roles

Tawfiq Ammari, a PhD candidate in The School of Information, details the impact of shifting gender roles in parenting though his research on social media use of new fathers to find support and legitimize their role as the definition of fatherhood changes. August 9, 2018. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Society #Technology #SocialMedia #TawfiqAmmari ​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​​​​​


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Looking at Cognitive Triggers for Extremist Violence Through Brain Scans

Ford School Professor Scott Atran discusses insights into the psychology of radicalization and terrorist violence, after brain scans were done for men who supported terror organization associated with Al Qaeda. June 14, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Science #Technology #ScottAtran ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedPolitics ​​​


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Virtual Medical Visits Get Wary Welcome From Older Adults, Poll Finds

Michigan Medicine Internal Medicine Professor Preeti Malani, M.D. emphasizes the value of helping older adults, who use healthcare the most, become comfortable with telehealth visits. October 1, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Technology #healthcare #Medicine #MedicalAdvice #Technology #PreetiMalani #JacobKurlander #Kara-Gavin ​​​​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedHealth ​​


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Overpeck on World Drought Day: The Climate Problem is a Drought Problem for Billions of People

Environmental and Susatinability Professor and Samuel A. Graham Dean Dr. Jonathan T. Overpeck discusses what people may not know about how climate change is affecting droughts around the world, and how it can affect Michigan. June 14, 2019. #5-15mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Society #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #JonathanTOverpeck ​​​​​​​​


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Mustafa Naseem -- Improving Health for Mothers and Infants in Pakistan

School of Information professor Mustafa Naseem discusses his research about a public phone service in Pakistan that works to improve infant and maternal health care outcomes. March 1, 2019. #5-15mins #Information #video #SchoolofInformation #Technology #HealthandWellness #healthequity #MustafaNaseem ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​


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Tackling Emergencies: 6 Scenarios Every Parent and Coach Should Prepare for

Michigan Medicine Pediatric Cardiologist, Monica Noble et al., discusses ways to keep children safe during athletics and how to best prepare for emergencies. September 6, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Athletics #SportsMedicine #Children #Parenting #HelenKorneffel #MonicaNoble ​


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This Protein is How Creatures Sense Cold, Researchers Discover — And it’s Found in Organisms Ranging from Tiny Worms to Humans

U-M Life Sciences faculty member, Shawn Xu et al., discovered the first-known protein that responds to cold temperatures. August 29, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #LifeSciencesInstitute #Science #Technology #Research #Genetics #ShawnXu ​​​​​​​​​


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3D Visualization Software Helps Detroit Residents Design Their Own Cityscape

The Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability assistant professor Mark Lindquist developed and launched a 3-D landscape to help urban planners that supports the planning for Detroit that is sustainable and ecological. September 20, 2019. #5-15mins #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Society #UrbanPlanning #MarkLindquist ​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedArts ​​


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Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Harnessed to Reliably Create Embryo-like Structures

A research study by Michigan Mechanical and Biomedical Associate Professor, Dr. Jianping Fu et al., found a way to create stem cell colonies that are similar to embryos. September 11, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #JianpingFu #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​