Michigan is home to a large population of farmers (roughly 80,000 farmers and 52,000 farms, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture), and farming is second only to construction in noise-related hearing loss.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recommends that women having hospital births get the opportunity to receive long-acting birth control like IUDs before they leave the hospital.
“Do you pay the hospital bill or do you pay the utility bill?” Don’t count on your health insurance for serious illnesses, a new survey warns.
Patel's research focuses on how to optimize health care for patients, and she has led multiple studies looking at financial burdens as barriers to chronic disease management.
University of Michigan experts in anesthesiology and radiation oncology are among the new members of the National Academy of Medicine of the National Academies.