Ann Arbor officials delay expansion of Michigan Medicine Bridge

Ann Arbor, Mich. — The controversial proposal to widen the main access bridge to Michigan Medicine in Ann Arbor is still up for debate, but city officials may come close to reaching a compromise with the University of Michigan. The city council held on Monday, January 23, to approve a construction contract for nearly $10 … Read more

The study showed that errors in common medical devices led to a 5-hour delay in treating COVID-19 for black patients

Oakland, California (KGO) – As we continue to navigate the triple pandemic of COVID-19, RSV, and influenza, local health leaders are raising concerns about a key medical device that often determines whether or not a patient is hospitalized. Sutter Health and the Roots Community Health Clinic in Oakland argue in research recently published in the … Read more

How 6 minutes of exercise can delay Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease

According to a new study, just six minutes of high-intensity exercise can extend the life of a healthy brain and delay the onset of neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. The research found that a short but intense bout of cycling increases production of a protein essential for brain formation, learning and memory, and … Read more