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Donuts on Our Daughters

U-M C.S. Mott Children's Hospital developmental behavioral pediatrician Megan Pesch and team discover that one out of eleven pieces of children's clothing displays food items that not only impact eating behaviors, but also gender expectations. June 6, 2019. #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Health/Wellness #Society #Children #Nutrition #Food/Drink #GenderIssues #Parenting #MeganPesch


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Should Growth Hormone Be Used for Short Stature in Kids?

Michigan Medicine Professor of Pediatrics David Sandberg reveals that past research touting the psychological benefits of growth hormones for short children is unreliable. Sandberg recommends other solutions, if possible. April 8, 2016. #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Health/Wellness #Science #Pediatrics #medicine #Children #MentalHealth #DavidSandberg


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Timeliness Key to Treating Mitral Valve Disease

Michigan Health Lab tells the successful story of a patient receiving a mitral valve repair, and gives advice to those considering putting off the treatment. May 23, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #MedicalAdvice #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #PulmonaryMedicine #StevenBolling #JaneRaceyGleeson ​​​​​​​​​​


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Study Explores Why Prostate Cancer Mortality is Higher in Black Men

Michigan Medicine Co-Chair of Genitourinary Clinical Research Daniel Spratt and fellow researchers discover that societal factors, including racial inequities and access to quality care, rather than genetics, causes higher prostate cancer mortality rates for black men. May 23, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #RaceandEthnicity #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Cancer #JordynImhoff #DanielSpratt ​​​​​​​​​​​


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As Opioids Kill More Veterans, Study Shows Treatment Needs

Michigan Medicine professor Allison Lin conducts a study highlighting the need to find and provide care to veterans who need help for use of non-prescription opioids. May 22, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #Opioids #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Kara-Gavin #AllisonLin ​​​​​​​​​​


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As Opioids Kill More Veterans, Study Shows Treatment Needs

Michigan Medicine professor Allison Lin conducts a study highlighting the need to find and provide care to veterans who need help for use of non-prescription opioids. May 22, 2019. #Kara-Gavin #AllisonLin # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #Opioids #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Veterans ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Discovery in Mice Could Remove Roadblock to More Insulin Production

Michigan scientists discuss their research finding that a combination of two immune-system factors could open up new avenues for treating diabetes and obesity. May 20, 2019. #Kara-Gavin #LINGQI #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Diabetes #Obesity #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​​​


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Many Americans Are Worried About Taking PPIs and Have Tried Stopping Them Without Doctor Approval

Michigan Medicine researchers conduct a national study examining patients’ perceptions of proton pump inhibitors as treatment for gastrointestinal problems and why patients often want to stop taking them. May 22, 2019. #JinaSawani # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​​ #JacobKurlander ​


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SAEM 2019: Gun Safety, Over Testing and More

Michigan Medicine Professor of Emergency Medicine Rebecca Cunningham discusses SAEM 2019 and firearm violence, providing insight into injury prevention issues while respecting Second Amendment rights. May 15, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Society #GunControl #EmergencyMedicine #Security #RebeccaCunningham #KylieUrban ​​​​​​​​​​


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Key Protein Discovery Sheds Light on Fatty Liver Origins

Michigan Medicine professor of molecular and integrative physiology Liangyou Rui discusses a study he recently authored which reveals a new role for insulin in the control of fat production. July 31, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Physiology #healthcare #LiangyouRui #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​