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2020 Annual Conference on Adolescent Health

U-M Adolescent Health Initiative is calling for session and presentation proposals for the 7th Annual Conference on Adolescent Health to be held in April 2020, which will focus on adolescent clinical care, substance abuse, sexual and mental health. #60+mins #Medicine #Conference #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Science #YouthandAdolescents ​​​​​​​

 04-20-2020 08:00 AM - 04-21-2020 04:00 PM ET


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Lead Exposure Linked to Lower Quality Sleep in Youth

Erica Jensen, research assistant professor at the School of Public health discusses that youth exposed to lead may have a harder time getting a good night's sleep, which may affect their cognitive abilities. October 16, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #HealthandWellness #PublicHealth #YouthandAdolescents #NardyBaezaBickel #EricaJensen


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How Little We Know: Experts Document the Lack of Research on Youth Firearm Injury

Michigan Medicine Physician, Rebecca Cunningham et al., highlights the importance of improving research on firearm injury and death on children, young adults and teenagers. August 1, 2019. #15-30-mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #Children #YouthandAdolescents #RebeccaCunningham ​​​​​​​​​​​


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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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Food and Family: How to Raise Kids Who Have a Healthy Relationship With Food

School of Public Health Professors Katherine Bauer, Alison Miller, and Kendrin Sonneville offer their expertise on how to not only prevent childhood diabetes, but also establish lifelong, healthy eating habits in this podcast episode. July 30, 2019. #15-30-mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #Food/Drink #Nutrition #Obesity #YouthandAdolescents #KatherineBauer #AlisonMiller #KendrinSonneville ​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Marc Zimmerman on Firearm Safety and Violence Prevention

School of Public Health Professor Marc Zimmerman notes the alarmingly high rates of death and injury of children due to gun violence and how if safety regulations can be made for cars, they can certainly be made for guns. July 29, 2019. # #PublicHealth #video #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #GunControl #YouthandAdolescents #Safety #MarcZimmerman ​​​​​​​​​​


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Levitsky Warns of Consequences from Marijuana Legalization in Michigan

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Melvyn Levitsky urges the state to protect vulnerable people, such as youth and low SES folks, against loose regulations of large, commercialized marijuana businesses. August 12, 2019. #5mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Health/Wellness #Marijuana #YouthandAdolescents #CorporateSocialResponsibility #healthcare #MelyynLevitsky


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Low Levels of Vitamin D in Elementary School Could Spell Trouble in Adolescence

School of Public Health Professor of Epidemiology Eduardo Villamor discusses the correlation of lower blood Vitamin D levels with aggressive behaviors and anxious/depressive symptoms in children, extending his research to include effects in adulthood. August 20, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Epidemiology #YouthandAdolescents #MentalHealth #EduardoVillamor ​​​​​​​​​​


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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