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Back-to-School Anxiety: 6 Ways to Fight the Fear

Blake Lancaster, Pediatric Psychologist, discusses steps parents can take to help their children deal with back to school anxiety. August 31, 2017. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #Society #HealthandWellness #Education #Children #MentalHealth ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Fifty Years Ago, Jimi Hendrix’s Woodstock Anthem Expressed the Hopes and Fears of a Nation

U-M Associate Professor of Musicology Mark Clague discusses Jimi Hendrix's Woodstock "Star-Spangled Banner" rendition nearly 50 years ago, fusing horror with hope to reflect the America he experienced during Woodstock despite the division caused by war. August 14, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #ArtsandCulture #Government/Politics #Music #History #Politics #MarkClague ​​​​​​​​​​ #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​


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New Robotic Labs to Track Toxicity of Lake Erie Cyanobacteria Bloom this Summer

U-M's Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research Associate Director Tom Johengen comments on the environmental sample processors placed in Lake Erie to track cyanobacteria blooms, or harmful algal blooms. July 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #Sustainability #Research #nature #TomJohengen ​​​​​​​​​​


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Investing in Energy Storage for Solar, Wind Power Could Greatly Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

School for Environment and Sustainability post-doc Maryam Arbabzadeh researches energy storage systems for excess solar and wind energy, reducing the amount of energy needed from fossil fuels. Economically viable solutions need to be developed. July 30, 2019. # #EnvironmentandSustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Science #Sustainability #Energy #ClimateSciences #MaryamArbabzadeh ​​​​​​​​​


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Injectable ‘Bone Spackling’: A Cell Therapy Approach to Heal Complex Fractures

Biomedical Engineering Professor Jan Stegemann and team minimize the need for invasive surgeries to repair severe bone damage or loss. Instead, they developed injectable stem cells to spur bone regeneration. July 31, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #HealthandWellness #Science #BiomedicalEngineering #healthcare #Medicine #Innovation #JanStegemann ​​​​​​​​​​​


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East Coast Cities Emitting Twice as Much Methane as EPA Estimated

Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering Assistant Professor Eric Kort and team find double the level of methane and ten times the amount of natural gas as estimated by the EPA, in the air of five major East Coast cities. July 23, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #ClimateSciences #ClimateChange #EricKort ​​​​​​​​​


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How a Spray From the Hardware Store Could Improve Nuclear Fusion

Ryan McBride, Associate Professor of Nuclear Engineering helps to author an article about polyurethane and how it can be used to stop rogue plasmas from ruining magnetic compression experiments. August 6, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #web-article #Science #Technology #NuclearEngineeringandRadiologicalSciences #polyurethane


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Tackling Teen Anxiety, Depression: U-M Focuses on Mental Health in Schools

A U-M program, TRAILS, provides effective mental health resources to students impacted by depression and anxiety, empowering students to normalize mental illness and treatment while implementing life-long tools to use in various situations. August 2, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #Children #Depression #MentalHealth ​​​​​​​​


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This Tax Credit Wasn’t Meant to Help With Housing, But That’s Exactly What It’s Doing

U-M Public Policy Assistant Professor Natasha Pilkauskas discusses whether the policy EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) could help improve families’ access to housing through offering parents disposable income, addressing the housing affordability crisis. August 5, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #Business #PublicPolicy #Research #TaxCredit #NatashaPilkauskas ​​​​​​​​​​


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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