The Michigan Medicine blog recap

November 15, 2019  //  FOUND IN: News

A weekly roundup of articles from both the Michigan Health and Michigan Health Lab blogs, which cover stories on breaking news and research, health tips and wellness that you won’t want to miss.

Understanding Breast Implant Safety

What you need to know about new breast implant recommendations from the FDA. READ MORE

Approach to Personalizing Treatment of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Shows Promise in Cell Lines

Looking beyond DNA mutations to a combination of molecular features could help determine the best drug combinations for each patient. READ MORE

Lasting Tumor Regression of Leukemia and Lymphoma in Mouse Models Achieved by U-M Compound

A potent and selective degrader of the transcription factor STAT3 offers a new approach to a previously “undruggable” target. READ MORE

To Smile Again: How Brain Surgery Changed My Life

On air host, Melissa Smith, shares how far she’s come since being diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma and how the condition has since shaped her life. READ MORE

Medical Simulation-Based Training: The Future of Health Care

Michigan Medicine’s Clinical Simulation Center offers students a cutting-edge way to learn the ropes of health care. READ MORE

Telemedicine Delivers Real-Time Stroke Expertise

A nurse learns firsthand the life-saving benefits of telemedicine after suffering a potentially debilitating stroke. READ MORE

Feeling the Burn? Advice on Handling Heartburn During the Holidays

A Michigan Medicine gastroenterologist discusses treatment options and holiday-related tips for individuals impacted by heartburn, including those used to taking Zantac, or ranitidine, for relief. READ MORE

Rare Diagnosis Leads Dad of 3 to Lung Transplant

A missing protein led an otherwise healthy father to the operating room for a life-saving transplant. READ MORE