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Medicaid Enrollment Reduces Disease-related Deaths

Michigan Ross Professor Sarah Mills finds that the increased Medicaid coverage is the reason a significant number of people are still alive today. Access to healthcare reduced the number of disease-related deaths for low-income individuals. July 23, 2019. #5mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #Health/Wellness #Government/Politics #Medicare/Medicaid #healthcare #medicine #PublicPolicy #SarahMills


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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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All Things Could Be Part of the Internet of Things with New RFID System

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Alanson Sample discusses the possibility for "smart" everyday objects, such as "a pill bottle that keeps track of your medication intake." Such objects can be crucial for elder care. April 9, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #DepartmentofElectricalEngineeringandComputerScience #Health/Wellness #Technology #ArtificialIntelligence #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #medicine #Aging #AlansonSample


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What Parents Need to Know About 'Peter Rabbit' and Food Allergies

U-M food allergy advocates and physicians explain the outrage surrounding the new major motion picture, and why it should matter to all parents. February 23, 2018. #5-15-mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Parenting #Food/Drink #medicine #FilmandVideoStudies


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Sawsan As-Sanie: Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center

Michigan Medicine Obstetrics and Gynecologist Sawsan As-Sanie discusses the importance of collaborating with the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center to better treat non-cancerous pelvic pain. March 6, 2019. # #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Science #ObstetricsandGynecology #PainManagement #medicine


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DIPG Disruptors: 6 New Brain Tumor Research Efforts Underway

U-M C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Department Chair and Pediatric Oncologist Valerie Opipari et al. discuss the deadly brain cancer DIPG and the recent 2nd round of internal grants from the ChadTough Foundation to innovatively combat this terrible disease. June 1, 2017. #15-30-mins #medicine #webarticle #MichiganMedicine #Science #Cancer #Neurosurgery #Children #ValerieOpipari #EricFearon #RajenMody #CarlKoschmann #SriramVenneti ​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Advanced Liver Disease Case Discussions

Michigan Medicine gastroenterologist Jessica Mellinger highlights several cases of advanced liver disease at the U-M 20th Annual Liver Disease Wrap Up CME. July 3, 2018. #30-60mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Science #Gastroenterology #Disease #medicine #JessicaMellinger ​​​​​​​​​​


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Progress of Pancreatic Cancer Research

Michigan Medicine oncologists, surgeons, and researchers come together in this short video clip to summarize what has been done in pancreatic cancer research and speculate on the immense amount of research still needed for a cure. November 5, 2018. #5mins #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Science #Cancer #Research #medicine


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Sports Cardiology Q&A

Michigan Medicine sports cardiologists Dr. Chung and Dr. Day provide insightful answers to viewers' questions about treatment, assessment, and management of sports-related injuries. November 20, 2018. #30-60mins #medicine #Medicine #video #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Society #CardiovascularMedicine #MedicalAdvice #DrChung #DrDay


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Do Poor People Eat More Junk Food Than Wealthier Americans

U-M Economics Professor Patricia Smith investigates the belief that those of a lower socio-economic status are more likely to consume fast food, and finds that fast food consumption may not vary between different social strata as society believes. June 13, 2017. ​ #web-article #5mins #Society #Health/Wellness #Economics #FastFood #TheConversation #medicine #JayLZagorsky #PatriciaSmith ​​​​​​​​​​​​