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The Facts on the US Children and Teens Killed by Firearms

School of Public Health Professor Marc A. Zimmerman and Emergency Medicine Professors Patrick Carter and Rebecca Cunningham discuss the uptick in firearm-related deaths in children and teens; now the second leading cause of death behind car accidents. August 6, 2019. #5-15mins #web-article #TheConversation #Health/Wellness #Society #GunControl #YouthandAdolescents #Safety #PublicHealth #MarcAZimmerman #PatrickCarter #RebeccaCunningham


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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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Elizabeth Moje Interviewed About Flint's New “Balanced” Calendars

School of Education Dean Elizabeth Birr Moje explains the advantages of creating a more balanced calendar year in the Flint Community Schools; however, to take advantage of this change, curriculum must be altered to fit the new intermissions. July 18, 2019. #5mins #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Government/Politics #Education #YouthandAdolescents #Innovation #ElizabethBirrMoje #Flint


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Parents, Perk Up to the Dangers of Caffeine for Teens

U-M C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital adolescent medicine specialist Catherine Miller discusses the dangers of caffeine consumption for teens and proffers recommendations for safe consumption. May 31, 2017. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #Health/Wellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #CardiovascularMedicine #YouthandAdolescents #Parenting #Caffeine #CatherineMiller


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About 44% of High School Seniors Who Misuse Prescription Drugs Have Multiple Drug Sources

School of Nursing Professor Sean Esteban McCabe finds that 44% of youths with a substance use disorder have multiple sources, including leftover prescriptions, free from friends and family, illegally purchased, or stolen. July 17, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #DrugUse #Pharmacy #YouthandAdolescents #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #SeanEstebanMcCabe ​​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured ...


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Teaching the Teachers: Tackling Inequity in the Classroom, Preparing Teachers to Teach to All

U-M TeachingWorks equips teachers with the skills to empower their students, through individualized teaching styles that address societal and classroom inequities. July 1, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Career #Education #YouthandAdolescents #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion ​​​​​​​​​


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When Retaining a Young, Creative Workforce, Farley Says Urban Amenities are Key

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Ren Farley discusses the high rates of poverty and abandonment in Rust Belt Cities, as many workforce adolescents prefer the coastal tech meccas, emphasizing the need to rebuild and urbanize middle American towns. April 12, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #UrbanPlanning #Workplace #YouthandAdolescents ​​​​​​​​​ #RenFarley ​


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The Impact of Exercise and Sleep on Depression Varies by Gender

Associate Professor of Kinesiology Weiyun Chen et al. investigate depressive symptoms and its connection with exercise and sleep patterns, finding that vigorous physical activity helps protect against depression in men, but not in women. April 30, 2019. #LauraBailey #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Society #Depression #YouthandAdolescents ​​​​​​​​​ #GenderIssues #PhysicalActivity #WeiyunChen ​​​


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Big Lights, Small City: Farley Says Small Cities Could be the New Frontier for Young Professionals

U-M Sociology Professor Reynolds Farley discusses how small cities could provide beneficial opportunities for young professionals, examining the overpopulated and expensive bigger cities that recent graduates are typically drawn to. May 3, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #YouthandAdolescents #Workplace #Technology #Migration #Reynoldsfarley ​​​​​​​​​​


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Vaping’s Potential to Benefit Public Health Exceeds Its Risks

U-M Professors of Public Health Kenneth Warner and David Mendez find evidence to suggest the benefits of vaping outweigh the risks in terms of decreasing related deaths; however more data on vaping needs to be accumulated over time. April 12, 2018. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #YouthandAdolescents #Cancer