University of Michigan
(Medical Xpress) -- A new University of Michigan study finds that the most convincing exercise message emphasizes immediate benefits that enhance daily quality of life.
Health Sep 28, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Prenatal lead exposure is linked to a greater risk of high blood pressure in teen girls, but not in boys, a new study from the University of Michigan shows.
Health Sep 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Preventing a stroke by placing a stent in the carotid artery, a major artery of the head and neck, is a procedure that's skyrocketing in the United States, but the outcomes can be deadly if older patients ...
Cardiology Sep 27, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
For more than 100,000 area women, chronic vulvar pain (pain at the opening to the vagina) is so severe it makes intercourse, and sometimes sitting for long periods of time, painful, if not impossible.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 14, 2011 | 5 / 5 (2) | 4
The White House Task Force on Childhood Obesity, created by the president as part of the first lady's "Let's Move" campaign, aims to solve the epidemic of childhood obesity within a generation, returning the country to a ...
Health Sep 08, 2011 | not rated yet | 1
Obesity is a known risk factor for developing type 2 diabetes. But it hasn't been clear whether the "dose" of obesityhow much excess weight a person has, and for how longaffects the risk of diabetes.
Health Sep 06, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Young Indian children exposed to lead poisoning scored low on tests that measured hand-eye coordination, a new study finds.
Health Aug 31, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Why do some folks who take every precaution still get the flu, while others never even get the sniffles?
Genetics Aug 25, 2011 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Low vitamin D linked to earlier first menstruation, a risk factor for health problems throughout life
(Medical Xpress) -- A study links low vitamin D in young girls with early menstruation, which is a risk factor for a host of health problems for teen girls as well as women later in life.
Health Aug 11, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Women with post-traumatic stress disorder are likely to have smaller babies and deliver prematurely, a new University of Michigan study suggests.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 28, 2011 | not rated yet | 0
Menopause has little to no impact on whether women become more susceptible to diabetes, according to a one-of-a-kind study.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 26, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
(PhysOrg.com) -- While studying concussions in a high school football team, researchers captured the impact of an 18-year-old player who broke his neck during a head-down tackle in real-time.
Medical research Jul 20, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
Helicobacter pylori, the bacterium known to cause peptic ulcers, is also the primary cause of gastric cancer, which is a leading cancer killer globally.
Medications Jul 20, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
A link between chemicals called phthalates and thyroid hormone levels was confirmed by the University of Michigan in the first large-scale and nationally representative study of phthalates and BPA in relation to thyroid function ...
Health Jul 11, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- Black men place a higher priority on fulfilling social roles such as family provider, father, husband and community member than they do on physical activityand their health suffers because they don't ...
Health Jul 11, 2011 | not rated yet | 3