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Preventing Cancer: Thwarting a Disease that Affects 1 in 3 Americans

School of Public Health Professors offer their unique expertise to explain cancer research from environmental, nutritional, and epidemiological perspectives in this podcast episode. August 13, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #Medicine #healthcare #Epidemiology ​​​​​​​​​​


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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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Suicide Among Older Adults in Long-term Care Suggests More is Needed to Promote Mental, Social Well-being

School of Public Health Professor of Epidemiology Briana Mezuk conducts research focusing on mental health and suicide rates in older adults, concluding that mental and social well-being should be emphasized more in these areas. June 17, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Epidemiology #MentalHealth #Aging #Suicide #BrianaMezuk ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Stalk Antibodies Provide Flu Protection in Humans

School of Public Health Professor of Epidemiology Aubree Gordon discusses the gap in the attempt to develop antibodies that target a specific area as a novel universal influenza virus vaccine, targeting the stem of hemagglutinin instead of the head. June 3, 2019. #5-15mins #SchoolofPublicHealth #web-article #HealthandWellness #vaccines #Epidemiology #PublicHealth ​​​​​​​​​​


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Does Prior Dengue Exposure Help or Hurt a Zika Infection?

U-M Epidemiologist Aubree Gordon discusses her research finding that dengue antibodies can both neutralize and enhance Zika, yet only effects of neutralization have been found in human studies, a promising sign for further research. March 6, 2019. #AubreeGordon #5-15mins #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Environment/Sustainability #Epidemiology #InfectiousDiseases #vaccines ​​​​​​​​​​


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Should I Get My Flu Shot Now? Michigan Flu Strain in Vaccine Cocktail

School of Public Health assistant professor of epidemiology Emily Martin speaks with the Detroit Free Press about the effectiveness of the 2018 flu vaccine, and why it is encouraged to get vaccinated. September 12, 2018. #EmilyMartin #KristenJordanShamus #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Epidemiology #vaccines #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Why Polluted Air May Be a Threat to Your Kidneys

Michigan Medicine nephrologists and epidemiologists have authored a study highlighting the correlation between air pollution and chronic kidney disease. August 24, 2018. #JessieFidler #RajivSaran #JenniferBragg-Gresham #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #Environment/Sustainability #Nephrology #PublicHealth #Epidemiology #Disease


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Epidemiology for Non-Epidemiologists

A basic understanding of epidemiology is critical for public health emergency preparedness, outbreak investigations, and prompt decision-making in emergency situations. #60mins #PublicHealth #Event #Courses #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness #Society #ContinuingEducation #Self-Paced #Epidemiology #Online ​​​​​​​​​​​​

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