HR Notices From May 10-12The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Sparrow Children's Center AffiliateA new affiliation between Sparrow Children's Center and the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital will provide children and families in the mid-Michigan area with expanded pediatric specialty care close to home.
UM Poll: Two-Thirds Of Adults Say Keep Kids Under 13 Off InternetThe Internet is full of information, but also full of real risks for children, like online predators or the pitfalls of losing privacy when kids share too much information. In a new University of Michigan poll, the majority of the public supports updating federal laws that require Internet safety standards to protect kids.
UM: Tight Blood Sugar Control For Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Patients Doesn't Improve OutcomesTight blood sugar control in the intensive care unit for pediatric cardiac surgery patients does not improve patients' infection rate, mortality, length of stay or organ failure when compared to standard care, new research shows.
UM Partners With MHSAA For Free Concussion EducationRequired online rules meetings for Michigan high school coaches this fall will include a concussion education module from the University of Michigan's NeuroSport and Pediatric Trauma Program at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital.
U-M Study Finds Kids In Low-Income Families Drink Too Much JuiceToo much of a good thing? A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital shows that kids in low-income families drink more juice than recommended.
Do School Obesity Programs Cause Eating Disorders?A new report from C.S. Mott Children's Hospital shows that school obesity programs may promote worrisome eating behaviors in kids.
UM: 2006 Reintroduction Of Rotavirus Vaccine Not Linked To Bowel ObstructionAfter being pulled from the marketplace in 1999 after being associated with painful gastrointestinal complications, the updated rotavirus vaccines do not appear to increase the occurrence of these potentially fatal side effects, according to a new study by child health experts at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital.
UM: Loud Music Costing Teens Their HearingNational data demonstrate that 1 in 6 U.S. adolescents has high-frequency hearing loss. A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health shows that many parents don’t think their teens are at risk.
Most Parents Unaware of Medical Research Opportunities for Their KidsA new University of Michigan poll finds that most adults (68 percent) are aware of medical research opportunities for adults. In contrast, the majority of parents (84 percent) are not aware of medical research opportunities for children.
Girl Hurt By Riding Mower Could Go Home SoonDoctors at Mott Children's Hospital say a 3-year-old girl who was critically hurt when her grandfather accidentally ran her over with a riding lawnmower is expected to head home soon.