Health Archive

Meredith MacKenzie Greenle, Villanova University – Informal Caregivers

Caregivers for hospice patients also need some help. Meredith MacKenzie Greenle, Assistant Professor at the M.

Carlos Mendes de Leon, University of Michigan – Wealth Shock

Losing your wealth can have devastating consequences. Carlos Mendes de Leon, professor of epidemiology at the

Scott Frey, University of Missouri – Hand Transplants

Can the brain re-learn how to use all the functions of a hand transplant? Scott Frey,

James Cook, University of Missouri – ACL Surgeries

A new technique to treat ACL injuries may be on the way. James Cook, Professor in

Melissa Maras, University of Missouri – Mental Health Support for Students

We need a better way to determine which students need mental health screenings. Melissa Maras, research

Steve Ball, University of Missouri – More Activity during Recess

Kids love recess. Steve Ball, professor of nutrition & exercise physiology at the University of Missouri,

Ana Jimenez, Colgate University – Canine Life Spans and Size

Small dogs outlive bigger dogs; why? Ana Jimenez, assistant professor of biology at Colgate University, explores

Taryn Morrissey, American University – Child Care Costs in the U.S.

Child care in the U.S. can cost more than college tuition. Taryn Morrissey, associate professor in

Michael Rosko, Widener University – Making U.S. Hospitals More Affordable

How do we make health care more affordable? Michael Rosko, a professor in the Widener University

Lisa Stegall, Hamline University – Moving to the Music May Reduce Fall Risk in the Elderly

Dancing isn’t just for the young. Lisa Stegall, Assistant Professor of Biology at Hamline University, reports