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Does Public Sex Offender List Create Crime? U-M Prof Thinks So

A recent paper co-authored by a University of Michigan law professor shows that publicizing sex offenders’ identities may actually increase the chances they’ll commit another sex crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

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Study: Whooping Cough Vaccination Fades Early

A new preliminary study shows that children may need more frequent vaccines to prevent pertussis, known as whooping cough.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/19/2011

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Survey Finds Midwest Companies Focused on Innovation, Yet Need Formal Processes

While Midwest companies rely on new products and services to drive revenue growth, they still need to establish formal development processes to commercialize their innovations successfully, according to a new survey from Plante Moran PLLC and NewNorth Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2011

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U-M Researchers Find Clue To Why Some Get The Flu

University of Michigan researchers believe they have made a significant breakthrough in determining why some people get the flu and others don’t.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/26/2011

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U-M Study: Optimism Lowers Risk Of Stroke

A positive outlook on life might lower the risk of having a stroke, according to a new University of Michigan study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011

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Wayne State Researcher Gets $1.7 Grant For Liver Disease Study

A Wayne State University medical researcher has been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, part of the National Institutes of health.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2011

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New Research Reexamines Addiction

Researchers are rethinking the roots of addiction — whether it’s to drugs and alcohol, gambling or sex.

07/15/2011

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Report: Fewer Teens, More Singles Give Birth

A new report says fewer teens are having babies in Michigan, but the percentage of babies born to unmarried women has risen sharply in the past decade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011

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Study: Parents Ignore Critical Public Pool Rule

A new University of Michigan study showing infections are more common than drowning each year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2011

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Study: Gay Teens More Prone To Risky Behavior

According to a new government stud, gay, lesbian and bisexual high school students are more likely than their straight classmates to smoke, drink alcohol, or do other risky things such as drug use and attempted suicide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2011

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