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Not a Drop to Drink? Water Quality in Michigan

The OLLI Summer Lecture Series presents the series titled Not a Drop to Drink? Water Quality in Michigan. The lectures will discuss the quality of water in Michigan, and possible water contamination problems. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #HealthandWellness #EnvironmentandSustainability #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences ​​​​​​​​

 06-11-2020 10:00 AM - 06-25-2020 11:30 AM ET


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The Doctor as a Patient: How it Changed Her Life

The Olli Distinguished Speaker Series hosts Dr. Rana Awdish, MD to discuss her near-death experience that helped her discover what medicine needs to heal, and how to close the gap between patient and physician. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #Lecture #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #healthequity ​​​​​​​​ #In-PersonCourse ​

 02-11-2020 | 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM ET


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Number of Youth Who Start Vaping at 14 or Before Has Tripled

U-M researchers from various health science fields find that the number of e-cigarette users has increased greatly, and the age that users began smoking has decreased. December 19, 2019. #5-15mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Health/Wellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​


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Can Kids with Heart Disease Play Sports?

Children with congenital heart disease have always been advised not to play sports, but CHD specialist Timothy Cotts M.D. discusses how this may no longer be the case. November 20, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Children #TimothyCotts ​​​​​​​​


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Middle-Aged Americans & Dementia Risk: Lots of Worry, Not Enough Proven Prevention

Michigan Medicine conducted a poll amongst middle-aged adults and found that many are nervous that they are at risk of dementia or memory loss, but have not consulted a doctor about prevention. November 18, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #DonovanMaust #EricaSolway #Kara-Gavin ​​​​​​​​​


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New Research Explains How HIV Avoids Getting ZAPped

U-M researchers have discovered how HIV and other viruses are avoiding a protein called ZAP that stops viruses from reproducing. November 11, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Research #HIV/AIDS #JenniferMeagher ​​​​​​​​​


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Thinking About Brain Health

U-M Poll on Healthy Aging reports that while dementia is a widespread concern for adults aged 50-64 very few discuss dementia prevention with their doctor. May 15, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #KenLanga ​​​​​​​


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Let's Talk About Sex

Michigan Medicine polled participants ages 65-80 years old about the importance of sex in relationships of all ages. May 3, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​


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Educate or Placate When Young Child is Afraid of Doctor's Visits?

With many young children scared and unsure of going to the doctor's office, parents answer questions about how they get their children ready for visits to the doctors. October 15, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #CSMottsChildrensHospital #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​


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Do Parents Have Selective Hearing About Flu Vaccine for Children?

A C.S. Mott Children's Hospital poll asks parents about what dissuades them from getting their child vaccinated for the flu. November 19, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #CSMottsChildrensHospital #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Parenting ​​​​​​​