Health & Medicine

  1. January 17, 2024

    Finalists selected for Michigan Health Equity Challenge

    The Michigan Health Equity Challenge recently announced the selection of 10 project finalists that address health equity challenges in southeast Michigan.

  2. January 12, 2024

    Michigan Medicine brings Recharge Rooms to employees

    Michigan Medicine recently became the first health care system in the Midwest to bring Recharge Rooms to its employees.

  3. January 10, 2024

    Active U brings movement, team support and T-shirts

    Active U’s 12-week physical activity challenge is back this winter, offering team support, friendly competition and motivation to get moving during colder months.

  4. December 14, 2023

    U-M startup blends art, stories to help health care workers

    ArtSpective, a new U-M startup that provides implicit bias training for health care workers, uses fine-art photographs and guided storytelling to improve patient-provider interactions.

  5. December 14, 2023

    Teen drug use remains below pre-pandemic levels

    The percentage of teenagers reporting they used any illicit substances in 2023 held steady below the pre-pandemic levels reported in 2020, according to the Monitoring the Future survey.

  6. December 14, 2023

    Genetic depression ‘protection’ no match for pandemic stress

    Living through a historic pandemic while handling the stress of the first year of college sent one-third of students in a new U-M study into clinical depression.

  7. December 12, 2023

    Twelve tips for staying healthy through the holidays

    As the holiday season gears up and cases of flu, COVID-19 and RSV have started to rise, three U-M Health doctors suggest ways to avoid winter illnesses.

  8. December 7, 2023

    U-M Health, Holland Hospital announce strategic alliance

    The Board of Regents have approved a strategic alliance between U-M Health and Holland Hospital that will benefit health care patients across west Michigan.

  9. December 6, 2023

    U-M Health recognized as a 2023 Leapfrog Top Teaching Hospital

    The Leapfrog Group has named U-M Health as a Top Teaching Hospital, highlighting its nationally recognized achievements in patient safety and quality.

  10. December 5, 2023

    Hospital receives U.S. News’ highest award for maternity care

    U-M’s Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital has again been recognized as a top hospital in the country for maternity care by U.S. News & World Report.