The number of heart attacks rises the Monday after daylight saving time, a Michigan Medicine study found. Interrupted sleep may be the culprit.
Michigan Medicine, formerly the University of Michigan Health Systems, is home to one of the largest health care complexes in the world. It has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the medical school first opened in 1850.
In rare cases, common drugs such as Z-Paks, prescribed to fight illnesses, can harm the liver. A U-M patient and liver specialist explain.
Just four percent of federal cancer research dollars go to pediatrics. But more research is needed to change the outcome for many childhood cancers.
Every patient is different, but a few basic benchmarks can help you determine if seeking surgical aid for cataracts is appropriate.