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7 Questions All Parents Should Ask Before a Playdate

Jill Noble, Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Pediatrician, gives parents tips for handling playdates and concerns about playdates. October 21, 2019. #5-15mins #web-article #Medicine #HealthLab #Society #HealthandWellness #Children #Family #Parenting #JillNoble #BeataMostafavi ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Gamified Childhood: Are Digital Devices Replacing Traditional Playtime?

Michigan Medicine Researcher and pediatrician, Jenny Radesky, found that mobile devices and gaming can negatively impact children's open-ended play experiences, which is essential to children's growth and development. October 24, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Technology #Society #Children #Parenting #Family #Gaming #BeataMostafavi #JennyRadesky ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Failure to Launch: Parents are Barriers to Teen Independence

U-M C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll Co-director Sarah Clark explains the recent findings that parents are hindering teens road to independence, especially by over-managing their teens basic healthcare needs. July 22, 2019. #5mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Society #Health/Wellness #Parenting #YouthandAdolescents #Management #Family #SarahClark


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Representing Kids: U-M’s Child Advocacy Law Clinic a Voice for Michigan Children, Families

U-M's Child Advocacy Law Clinic and Michigan Law students assist Ashley Burbanks in reattaining the custody of her children after a tragic accident. U-M's Child Advocacy Law Clinic serves many families who cannot obtain any other legal services. July 8, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Law #Family #Children #SocialJustice ​​​​​​​​​​


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Purpose Allows People to Do What Matters Most

School of Public Health Professor Vic Strecher promotes finding and living with a purpose to create a healthy, fulfilling life, while also sharing a personal story about the roots of his purpose. April 25, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #Psychology #MentalHealth #Family #VicStrecher ​​​​​​​​​​


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Older Adults with Smaller Social Support Networks Less Likely to Undergo Cataract Surgery

U-M Kellogg Eye Center experts discuss the factors that help older adults decide to undergo cataract surgery, highlighting the important influence adult children have in the decision making process. March 8, 2018. #5mins #Medicine #webarticle #MichiganHealth #ealthandWellness #Society #Opthamology #Family #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​​​​


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Developing Intimate Partner Violence Training for LMIC Providers

Michigan Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor Vijay Singh works with the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop and evaluate a healthcare provider and student training curriculum on intimate partner violence and sexual assault among women in low-income countries. June 21, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Society #Education #Poverty #Family


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More Than Half of Parents of Sleep-deprived Teens Blame Electronics

Michigan Medicine Ambulatory Care Program researcher Sarah Clark discusses the results from a poll she co-directed examining teenager sleep disturbances caused by electronics. Clark offers restriction and usage recommendations. September 17, 2018. #SarahClark #BeataMostafavi #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Society #Sleep #YouthandAdolescents #Parenting #Family ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Older Adults Have High Interest in Genetic Testing — and Some Reservations

Michigan Medicine Professor of Internal Medicine Preeti Malani discusses older adults' attitudes on genetic testing and how this affects their overall health outcomes. October 1, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #webarticle #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #Genetics #Family


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ASTRO Issues Clinical Guideline for Whole Breast Radiation Therapy

Michigan Medicine Professor of Radiation Oncology Reshma Jagsi discusses the hypofractionated radiation option for patients with breast cancer, giving them more time with their families and lower costs. March 12, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #Health/Wellness #Science #Radiology #Cancer #Family #BreastCancer #ReshmaJagsi