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Daring Greatly: How the Courage to be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Health/Wellness #Society #Leadership #Parenting #Literature #OLLI

 10-16-2019 01:00 PM - 11-06-2019 03:00 PM ET


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Gene Therapy: Medicine’s Ultimate Frontier

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Health/Wellness #Genetics #Cancer #Medicine #OLLI

 12-06-2019 | 03:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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How Does a Single Protein Molecule Cause an Array of Diseases? The Story of the Magic Protein NLRP3

#60+mins #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #Science #Health/Wellness #Biology #Disease #Medicine #OLLI

 09-27-2019 03:00 PM - 10-04-2019 05:00 PM ET


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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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Overuse, or One Bad Move? New View on ACL Tears Prompt Questions on How Athletes Train

Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering Professor James Ashton-Miller discovers that ACL tears may be due to continuous strain from repeated motion, rather than the one swift motion that was believed to cause the tear. July 29, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Athletics #Health/Wellness #SportsMedicine #BiomedicalEngineering #Medicine #JamesAshton-Miller


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Searching for Previously Unknown Toxins, Potential Medicines in Lake Erie Cyanobacteria Blooms

U-M Microbiologist and Oceanographer Greg Dick and Professor of Medicinal Chemistry David Sherman work to identify genes and bioactive compounds in Lake Erie cyanobacterial blooms that can used for disease prevention. July 30, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Health/Wellness #Biology #Chemistry #Medicine #nature #GregDick #DavidSherman


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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 folks 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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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


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Donuts on Our Daughters

U-M C.S. Mott Children's Hospital developmental behavioral pediatrician Megan Pesch and team discover that one out of eleven pieces of children's clothing displays food items that not only impact eating behaviors, but also gender expectations. June 6, 2019. #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Health/Wellness #Society #Children #Nutrition #Food/Drink #GenderIssues #Parenting #MeganPesch


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Parents, Perk Up to the Dangers of Caffeine for Teens

U-M C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital adolescent medicine specialist Catherine Miller discusses the dangers of caffeine consumption for teens and proffers recommendations for safe consumption. May 31, 2017. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #Health/Wellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #CardiovascularMedicine #YouthandAdolescents #Parenting #Caffeine #CatherineMiller