MiResearch Podcast: Basic Science and Research New

MiResearch Podcast: Basic Science and Research New

Treat the risk, not the cholesterol: Study challenges current guidelines

A new study by the University of Michigan Medical School and Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System challenges...

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Battling bacteria in the blood: U-M researchers tackle deadly infections

About one in every 100 people each year will experience a serious bloodstream infection, and often times, antibiotics...

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Can vitamins and minerals prevent hearing loss?

University of Michigan researchers have discovered that a particular cocktail of vitamins – when missed with...

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Grapes may aid a bunch of heart risk factors, U-M animal study finds

Eating grapes may be the key to helping fight high blood pressure related to a salty diet, according to new research...

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Stem Cells 102: How is stem cell research regulated?

U-M doctors Sean Morrison and David Gordon address facts and fictions related to stem cell research and regulations.

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Stem Cells 101: Five things you should know about stem cell research

Michigan voters soon will decide whether to change a Michigan law that currently restricts research using embryonic...

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Saving lives more efficiently: Cardiac arrest study may help EMS and ERs

A new study led by a University of Michigan emergency physician may help ambulance crews nationwide figure out the...

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Mom’s mood, baby’s sleep: what’s the connection?

What’s the connection between a new mother’s mood and the way her new baby sleeps? University of Michigan researchers...

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Students with food allergies often not prepared for reaction in schools and on campus

University of Michigan researchers say students with food allergies all-too-often engage in risky behavior related to...

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Epilepsy drug may help alcoholics recover from dependence

A new University of Michigan study hints that people who have both alcohol problems and sleep problems – which often...

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Minorities less likely to know about breast cancer treatment options, U-M researchers find

A new study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center reveals that minority women with breast...

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Keeping an eye on diabetes with FA imaging

Researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center have released a study that examines a new diagnostic...

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Breast asymmetry after cancer treatment affects quality of life, U-M study finds

A new study from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center reveals that women who experience breast...

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Stroke study reveals a key target for better treatment

Research in mice shows why tPA carries risks as well as benefits, and suggests that Gleevec or other drugs could...

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Vitamin D findings point to new treatment for heart failure

Strong bones, a healthy immune system, protection against some types of cancer: Recent studies suggest there’s yet...

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Blacks not receiving chemotherapy for rectal cancer, despite seeing cancer specialists, U-M study finds

Black patients and white patients are seeing rectal cancer specialists at similar rates, but blacks are still less...

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Two stroke-prevention procedures give similar benefit

Like horses running down a race track, two different artery-opening treatments appear to be running neck-and-neck...

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Memory loss becoming less common in older Americans

A new nationally representative study led by the University of Michigan shows a downward trend in the rate of...

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Proper seatbelt use by pregnant women would save 200 fetuses a year

A new study led by researchers at the University of Michigan found that about 200 fetuses each year would not be lost...

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Overactive touch-sensing nerve cells explain ringing in the ears

Acupuncture and similar methods to calm nerves in head and neck could relieve tinnitus, animal study suggests.

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