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Upcoming Project to Research Link between Tobacco Use and Discrimination

PhD student in Epidemiology Delvon Mattingly discusses the social determinants of tobacco use and its relationship with marginalized populations. October 30, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #HealthandWellness #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #DelvonMattingly ​​​​​​​​


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Aging in America: Addressing the Complexities of Longer Lives and an Aging Population

School of Public Health Dean F. DuBois Bowman and several professors speak on the growing aging population in the U.S. from healthcare, policy, and environmental perspectives in this podcast episode. August 13, 2019. #15-30-mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Science #Aging #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Policy #healthequity #FDuBoisBowman ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Taking Back the ‘F Word’: Depoliticizing Firearms and Focusing on Safety to Protect Children and Teens

School of Public Health Professors Rebecca Cunningham, Justin E. Heinze, and Marc Zimmerman discuss ways to mitigate the thousands of unnecessary firearm-related injuries and deaths inflicted upon children in this podcast episode. August 6, 2019. #15-30-mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #GunControl #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Safety #YouthandAdolescents #RebeccaCunningham #JustinEHeinze #MarcZimmerman...


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Surgery and PT Helps 5 Year Old Ride His Bike Again

Michigan Health tells the incredible story of young Levi undergoing orthopedic surgery and physical therapy at Michigan Medicine, ultimately gaining back mobility in his legs. June 20, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Children #OrthopaedicSurgery #EileenCrawford #KylieUrban ​​​​​


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Study Suggests a Medicare Program Aimed at Lowering Costs and Improving Care May Not Be Working As Well As Thought

School of Public Health Professor Andy Ryan discusses Medicare's lowering costs are due to high-cost physicians and patients dropping out of the program, suggesting the federal government continue to "bend the cost curve" through involuntary reforms. June 18, 2019. #15-30min #PublicHealth #webarticle #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #PublicHealth #Medicare/Medicaid #Medicine ​​


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Do Interventions to Decrease Emergency Care Use Among 'Super-utilizers’ Work?

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Paula Lantz and colleagues employ a systematic analysis to see if the interventions to reduce the health care use and cost among super-utilizers have had an impact, noting important findings and further research needed. May 13, 2019. #5-15mins #webarticle #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #PublicPolicy #EmergencyMedicine #healthcare ​​


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More Than Half of Patients in Pain Management Study Took No Opioids After Operations

Michigan Medicine researcher Michael Englesbe finds that many patients took no opioids to relieve pain when given alternative treatment, management, and counseling skills for the pain. May 31, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Opioids #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #MichaelEnglesbe #Kara-Gavin ​​​​​​​​​


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For Moms, Working Multiple Jobs Can Be Depressing, Bruns and Pilkauskas Finds

Ford School of Public Policy researchers conduct a study finding that mothers working multiple jobs have a higher likelihood of depression, due to compounding factors such as income, work-home balance, and childcare arrangements. May 22, 2019. # #web-article #PublicPolicy #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #HealthandWellness #Career #GenderEquity #Workplace ​​​​​​​​​


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Statewide Dementia Coalition Co-chaired By Scott Roberts Issues New Roadmap to Make Michigan ‘Dementia Capable’

School of Public Health professor Scott Roberts accepts a position as Co-Chair of the Michigan Dementia Coalition, an organization that identifies opportunities to improve quality of life for Michigan residents with dementia and their families. May 14, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #PublicPolicy #Dementia #ScottRoberts ​​​​​​​​​


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Repetition Helps Preschoolers Learn to Eat Healthy Foods

School of Public Health Associate Professor Alison Miller discusses the struggle with children and healthy eating habits, finding that the right phrases and repetition will help children to get over picky eating behaviors and encourage healthy eating habits. May 8, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #Children #Food/Drink #AlisonMiller #CarolynCrist ​​​​​​​​​​