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The Super Abbu Project: Improving the Health of Women and Children by Engaging Fathers

School of Information professor Mustafa Naseem discusses his research and development of a platform designed to improve paternal engagement during pregnancy and childbirth in Pakistan. February 26, 2019. # #Information #web-article #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #MiddleEast #Communication #FamilyMedicine #MustafaNaseem ​​​​​​​​​​


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Teens May be Missing Vaccines Because Parents Aren’t Aware They Need One

Michigan Medicine Professor Sarah Clark discusses common misconceptions parents may have about the frequency that their teenage children need to be vaccinated. July 17, 2017. # #Medicine #webarticle #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Pediatrics #FamilyMedicine #vaccines


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New Insights on Sperm Production Lay Groundwork for Solving Male Infertility

U-M Assistant Professor of Human Genetics Sue Hammoud discusses her research exploring the biology behind sperm development. Her research ultimately aims to help couples who are currently suffering from male infertility. August 24, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Sexuality #FamilyMedicine #Genetics #JunLi #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​​


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Peer Support Tied to Fewer Repeat Mental Health Hospitalizations

U-M professor emerita of psychiatry Marcia Valenstein speaks with Reuters about a study she recently co-authored exploring the positive influence of peer support on mental health patients. September 28, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #Health/Wellness #MentalHealth #healthcare #FamilyMedicine


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Virtual Human Technology Tested as a Cost-Effective Tool in Medical Education

Timothy Guetterman, co-director of the Michigan Mixed Methods Program, has led a validation study of the MPathic-VR tool, testing its ability to grade student learning. The results show promise for its use in medical learning assessment. August 2, 2017. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Technology #healthcare #FamilyMedicine #Education #ChristinaCzuhajewski #TimothyGuetterman ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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New Research: This Low-Cost Computer Program May Reduce Rates of STIs Among Pregnant Women

Golfo Tzilos Wernette, assistant professor of Family Medicine and Psychiatry, is involved in a clinical trial testing the effectiveness of the computer program Health Checkup for Expectant Moms (HCEM). December 5, 2017. #GolfoTzilosWernette #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health and Wellness #FamilyMedicine #Public Health #Psychiatry #DrugUse ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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A New Way to Consume Research--Video Abstracts Come to Family Medicine

Michigan Medicine Department of Family Medicine Professors Michael D. Fetters & Timothy Guetterman contribute to a new media project - Michigan Video Abstracts, engaging audiences with "live" expertise. December 12, 2017. #MichaelDFetters #TimothyGuetterman #5-15mins #Medicine #webarticle #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #FamilyMedicine #Research #VideoAbstracts ​​​​​​​​​​​


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MyVoice Explained Two Ways, in TED Talk and a New Protocol Publication

U-M Family Medicine Postdoctoral Research Fellow & lead author Melissa DeJonckheere et al. publish a new research paper featuring "MyVoice" - a health & wellbeing platform that texts with adolescents that involve them on issues to improve their health. December 19, 2017. #15-30min #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Technology #FamilyMedicine #Research #TammyChang #MelissaDeJonckheere ​​​​​​​​​​


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New Research: ‘Double Up’ Helps Low-income Families Shop at Farmers Markets

Michigan Medicine Department of Family Medicine clinical lecturer Alicia Cohen discusses a study she authored which evaluates the effectiveness of the healthy food incentive program Double Up Food Bucks. Double Up matches SNAP dollars on fresh produce. December 20, 2017. #LaurenLove #AliciaCohen #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Business #FamilyMedicine #Nutrition #Food/Drink #Welfare ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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New Research: Primary Care Providers Cite Benefits of Medicaid Expansion

Michigan Medicine Department of Family Medicine and Professor of Internal Medicine Susan Goold discusses the benefits to expanding Medicaid as low-income Michigan residents take better care of their health-related issues. June 15, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #FamilyMedicine #Medicare/Medicaid #InternalMedicine #SusanGoold ​​​​​​​​​