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E-cigarette and tobacco use patterns among U.S. adolescents

School of Nursing assistant professor Rebecca Evans-Polce et. al. have discovered that e-cigarette users have began smoking at a younger age, which may be related to the belief that e-cigarettes are healthier to use compared to tobacco. December 19, 2019. # #Nursing #web-article #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Society #Children #smoking #RebeccaEvans-Polce ​​​​​​​​​


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Rollercoaster Weight Changes Can Repeat with Second Pregnancy, Especially Among Normal-weight Women

U-M School of Nursing and School of Public Health associate professor Olga Yakusheva and colleagues from Marquette University find that women who have fluctuating weights during their first pregnancy tend to experience that in later pregnancies as well. November 14, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Health/Wellness #Nursing #PublicHealth


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Maternity Waiting Homes

School of Nursing faculty and students support maternity waiting homes in Africa as they can improve prenatal care as well as maternal care. September 16, 2019. # #Nursing #video #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #ObstetricsandGynecology #Online ​​​​​​​​​


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2019 Margaret M. Calarco Leadership Lecture

School of Nursing welcomed Dr. Victor J. Stretcher, Professor at the Michigan School of Public Health, to discuss how having a purpose can completely change a person's health and well-being. October 9, 2019. #60+mins #Nursing #video #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Society #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Leadership #Online #VictorJStretcher ​​​​​​​​​​


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Exposure to Chemotherapy Can Create Hazards for Nurses, Pharmacists as They Deliver Lifesaving Care to Patients, But Use of Protective Devices Remains Low

Nursing Elizabeth Professor Christopher R. Friese, Ph.D., R.N. conducted a study that sought to improve the safety practice of nurses when handling chemotherapy. March 20, 2019. ​ #5-15mins #Nursing #web-article #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #Cancer #Safety #Workplace #ChristopherrFriese ​​​​​​​​​


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Faculty Impact: Breaking Stigmas and Improving Care for Mental Health and Addictions

School of Nursing clinical Associate Professor Stephen Strobbe examines the issues surrounding substance use and mental health conditions, and emphasizes the need for better mental health in the society. August 9, 2019. # #Nursing #web-article #SchoolofNursing #HealthandWellness #MentalHealth #Opioids #StephenStrobbe ​​​​​​​​


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Interprofessional Practice for Population Health

Note: Course content is available for free and continuing education credits are offered for a $6 fee. If desired, you will be asked to pay the fee upon completion of the course material. It is increasingly understood that collaboration across disciplines is required to advance population health and health equity. This training module, developed by the Michigan (Region V) Public Health Training Center, defines the core competencies of interprofessional education and illustrates their...


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Catheters: Big Source of Infection, But Often Overlooked

School of Nursing Professor Milisa Manojlovich warns that communication between nurses, physicians, and other medical staff needs to be improved, in order to prevent unnecessary catheter use and resulting infections. July 1, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Science #Medicine #Nursing #InfectiousDiseases #MilisaManojlovich ​​​​​​​​​​


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Falling Short on Fall Prevention

School of Nursing Assistant Professor Geoffrey Hoffman and a team of researchers find that fall prevention is often left out of the discharge planning conversation for older patients, putting them at greater risk of a preventable injury. April 22, 2019. # #Nursing #web-article #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Nursing ​​​​​​​


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How Nurses Influence and Excel in Academic Research

School of Nursing Professor Chris Friese discusses how nursing research helps improve both caring for patients and the outcomes of the improved care. May 9, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #webarticle #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #Nursing #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #healthcare #medicalcare