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Paid Leave May Widen the Mommy Gap but Increase Time With Children

Michigan Professor of Economics, Martha Bailey, led a study finding that a longer paid leave for mothers may actually decrease labor equity and push them out of the workforce. November 28, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Career #Society #Parenting #Workplace #MorganSherburne #MarthaBailey


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Just Add Water: U-M Chemists Suggest a Fix for Insoluble Drugs

U-M researchers discover a method to make highly insoluble drugs more bioavailable by keeping the drug in an amorphous state through unstable metal organic frameworks. October 3, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Science #Technology #Pharmacy #ChemicalEngineering #MorganSherburne #AdamMatzger ​​​​​​​​​​


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Marijuana Use Among US College Students Reaches New 35-year High

Michigan's annual national Monitoring of the Future Panel study led by Professor John Schulenberg discusses the increases in marijuana usage among college students and compares the rates of drug usage between college students and noncollege students. September 5, 2019. #5-15mins #OfficeofResearch #web-article #HealthandWellness #Society #DrugUse #JohnSchulenberg #MorganSherburne ​​​​​​​​


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A New Pathway for an Anti-aging Drug

U-M Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Postdoctoral Researcher Xiaoli Zhang discusses the drug rapamycin and its potentials in anti-cancer, neuroprotection, and anti-aging therapies, providing insight into rapamycin's targets. May 22, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #DrugUse #Cancer #Biology #MorganSherburne #XiaoliZhang ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Childhood Trauma Tied to Tooth Loss Later in Life

U-M Population Studies Center Research Fellow Affiliate Haena Lee discusses the impact of adverse childhood events and abuse on oral health, finding that diabetes and lung disease correlate to poor oral health and other medical conditions. May 24, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #Dentistry #Children #Disease #MorganSherburne #HaenaLee ​​​​​​​​​​


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Astronomers Determine Mass of Small Black Hole at Center of Nearby Galaxy

U-M Associate Professor of Astronomy Elena Gallo discovers a black hole at the center of a nearby dwarf galaxy - NGC 4395. Knowing the mass and correct measure of a black hole, astronomers can apply similar techniques to understand both small and super massive black hole forms. June 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Science #AstronomyandAstrophysics #Research #BlackHoles #MorganSherburne #ElenaGallo ​​​​​​​​​​​


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University Part of Project Examining Sleep Consolidation

U-M professor of mathematics Daniel Forger is part of an international team that received a $1 million grant from the Human Frontier Science Program to investigate the underlying principles of sleep consolidation, particularly relating to the architecture of the eight hour blocks of sleep for humans. May 8, 2018. #5mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganInstituteforClinicalandHealthResearch #Science #Health/Wellness #Sleep #Neurosciences #Mathematics #DanielForger ...