The Michigan Medicine blog recap

March 13, 2020  //  FOUND IN: News

A 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.

Women Underrepresented on Cardiology Editorial Boards

Major U.S. and European cardiology journals lack female leadership, study shows. READ MORE

Michigan Medicine Celebrates Women in Medicine for International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Michigan Health Lab asked some of U-M’s women in medicine how they’re empowering the next generation of women. Read their responses. READ MORE

Young Woman’s Brain Aneurysm Leads to Remarkable Outcomes

When one young woman suffered a life threatening brain aneurysm, her family went above and beyond to raise money for research to aid in her recovery. READ MORE

Hail to the Handwashers! A Musical Guide to Handwashing

Fight off disease using our fight song. Here is a quick, musical hand washing guide for fans of U-M – and anyone else! READ MORE

Benign Brain Tumor Sets Extensive Health Challenges in Motion

Despite a brain tumor and serious, ongoing complications, one woman is determined to face challenges head on and live life her way. READ MORE

Study Reveals a Delicate Dance of Dynamic Changes in the Conscious Brain

Using anesthesia, Michigan Medicine researchers uncover how moment-to-moment brain changes may reflect consciousness. READ MORE

Flattening the Curve for COVID-19: What Does It Mean and How Can You Help?

History shows that taking strong steps now to slow the spread of coronavirus will help communities and individuals. READ MORE

Why is Appendicitis Not Always Diagnosed in the Emergency Department?

A new study examines the factors associated with a potentially missed diagnosis of appendicitis in children and adults in the emergency department. READ MORE