ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- They may be in small towns. They may only have a couple of surgeons. But for common operations, they may be safer and less expensive than their larger cousins, a new study finds. "They" are critical access hospitals - a special class of hospital that's the closest option for tens of millions of Americans living in rural areas. Show More Summary
In a study appearing in the May 17 issue of JAMA, Andrew M. Ibrahim, M.D., of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and colleagues compared the surgical outcomes and associated Medicare payments at critical access hospitals vs non-critical access hospitals. read more
In a study appearing in the May 17 issue of JAMA, Reshma Jagsi, M.D., D.Phil., of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and colleagues conducted a survey of clinician-researchers on career and personal experiences, including questions on gender bias and sexual harassment. read more
ANN ARBOR, Mich -- Nearly half of parents whose child had leftover pain medication from a surgery or illness say they kept the prescription opioids at home -- representing a potential problem down the line. Parents whose child's provider...Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Remember the game Operation? You need to carefully remove the body part without nicking the sides or the buzzer will sound. Only imagine pulling out the funny bone when it's surrounded by vessels controlling urinary and sexual function. Show More Summary
(Restaurant | Ann Arbor, MI, USA) Restaurant | Ann Arbor, MI, USA Categories: Food & Drink Tags: Restaurant Restaurant | Ann Arbor, MI, USA(I work at a rather expensive restaurant with an extensive wine list. I often have customers that...Show More Summary
Ann Arbor, MI, May 10, 2016 - Drinking alcohol can increase the risk of illness and death from the hepatitis C virus. A new national household study of U.S. adults published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine shows that many people living with hepatitis C report either former or current excessive alcohol use. Show More Summary
In an article appearing in the May 10 issue of JAMA, Dinesh Khanna, M.D., of the University of Michigan Scleroderma Program, Ann Arbor, and colleagues evaluated the efficacy of the drug macitentan in reducing the number of new digital ulcers in patients with systemic sclerosis.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Researchers from across the globe have joined together to improve understanding about one of the most rare -- and lethal -- types of cancer. Teams from 39 institutions in Europe, North America, South America and Australia collected and analyzed 91 samples of adrenocortical carcinoma. Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR – The Washtenaw County Health Department has been fielding calls from people who shopped at Ann Arbor grocery stores where the FBI says a man has admitted to spraying produce and food bars with mouse poison.The department’s...Show More Summary
Kyle Bessemer is accused of putting a solution with rat and mouse poison on food bars around the Ann Arbor area.
A 29-year-old Ann Arbor, Michigan man admitted to spraying rat poison over food and salad bars at several grocery stores, but added that he thought someone was trying to poison him, WJBK-TV reported. Kyle Andrew Bessemer was charged on Thursday with poisoning causing property damage and poisoning...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Michigan has hired assistant basketball coaches Billy Donlon and Saddi Washington. Wolverines coach John Beilein announced the moves Wednesday. Beilein had to replace two key coaches on his staff because Bacari Alexander was hired to lead the Detroit Titans and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee hired LaVall Jordan. Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Every hospital's intensive care unit has treated them -- the critically ill patients who spend weeks going from crisis to crisis, never quite getting better enough to get out of the ICU, but never quite dying. Now,...Show More Summary
After a food poisoning scare, the FBI has arrested a man they suspect of spraying fresh food in three Ann Arbor grocery stores with a poisonous substance. They have also listed other stores that may have been affected. Health officials say residents shouldn’t be too concerned about the effects of having consumed the food. Show More Summary
Matt Albert, co-founder of the Grammy winning Eighth Blackbird sextet, has been named chair of a new department of chamber music at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Agency says man being held after admitting he sprinkled the poison and other liquids on exposed foods in several Ann Arbor area grocery stores, including Whole Foods
Whole Foods said that an employee at the Ann Arbor location had seen the surreptitious spill and the food was thrown out afterwards.
Just here for a quick mass-poisoning. The FBI's Detroit office says it has a couple of questions for a local idiot caught pouring a weird liquid onto the unpackaged food at an Ann Arbor Whole Foods. The suspect entered the store last...Show More Summary
Something you don't want to hear before digging into a food bar at your local supermarket: that someone was spotted sprinkling an unknown substance on it. That's what Whole Foods is saying happened at one of its stores in Ann Arbor, Mich., just over a week ago, and now the...