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Study: Aggressive Breast Cancers Store Large Amounts of Energy, Which Enables It to Spread

Michigan Medicine Epidemiology Professor and U-M Rogel Cancer Center Researcher Sofia D. Merajver is researching the presence of glycogen in aggressive cancers that enable the cells to become resistant to precision medicines. October 4, 2019 #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #Research #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​​


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How Researchers Can Help Win the Long Game on Public Health

UM-Dearborn Assistant Professor Natalie Sampson has worked with Detroit's Delray neighborhood to research health issues associated with the population and further protect the community there. September 18, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #U-MDearbornNews #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #PublicPolicy #Detroit #NatalieSimpson ​​​​​​​​​​


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How Little We Know: Experts Document the Lack of Research on Youth Firearm Injury

Michigan Medicine Physician, Rebecca Cunningham et al., highlights the importance of improving research on firearm injury and death on children, young adults and teenagers. August 1, 2019. #15-30-mins #Medicine #web-article #InstituteforHealthcarePolicyandInnovation #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #Children #YouthandAdolescents #RebeccaCunningham ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Surgical Innovation Course Fosters New Approach to Bone Healing

Michigan Medicine Surgery Researcher Alexis Donneys describes the innovative approach researchers are taking to accelerate bone regeneration for those impaired by age, diabetes, or radiation treatment. October 1, 2019. #5-15-mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Technology #ShantellKirkendoll #AlexisDonneys ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedHealth ​​


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How New Fathers Use Social Media to Make Sense of Their Roles

Tawfiq Ammari, a PhD candidate in The School of Information, details the impact of shifting gender roles in parenting though his research on social media use of new fathers to find support and legitimize their role as the definition of fatherhood changes. August 9, 2018. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Society #Technology #SocialMedia #TawfiqAmmari ​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​​​​​


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Religious Involvement May Improve Cognitive Health

U-M psychology doctoral candidate Zarina Krall conducted research that religious activities increase social engagement and promote cognitive health. August 15, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Religion #MentalHealth #ZarinaKrall #JaredWadley ​​​​​​​​​


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Here Are Six Ways You Can Become “Grittier” That We Learned From Reading Grit In Our Book Club

U-M's Sanger Leadership Center (Michigan Ross) shares the lessons learned from Angela Duckworth's book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, about becoming gaining grit. September 17, 2019. # #Business #web-article #SangerLeadershipCenter #Society #ArtsandCulture #Literature #SilkeJanz ​​​​​​​​


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Microsatellite Data Can Help Double Impact of Agricultural Interventions

School of Environment and Sustainability Assistant Professor Meha Jain explains how low cost micro-satellite data can increase global crop yield, which is significant in feeding a growing population. October 7, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Technology #Agriculture #DataScience #MandiraBanerjee #MehaJain ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedEnvironment ​​


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Looking at Cognitive Triggers for Extremist Violence Through Brain Scans

Ford School Professor Scott Atran discusses insights into the psychology of radicalization and terrorist violence, after brain scans were done for men who supported terror organization associated with Al Qaeda. June 14, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Science #Technology #ScottAtran ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedPolitics ​​​


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Virtual Medical Visits Get Wary Welcome From Older Adults, Poll Finds

Michigan Medicine Internal Medicine Professor Preeti Malani, M.D. emphasizes the value of helping older adults, who use healthcare the most, become comfortable with telehealth visits. October 1, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Technology #healthcare #Medicine #MedicalAdvice #Technology #PreetiMalani #JacobKurlander #Kara-Gavin ​​​​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedHealth ​​