Researchers at Kellogg Eye Center welcome a donor family to the labs where donated eye tissue is used to find ways to restore sight and prevent blindness. Organized by Eversight Michigan, the meetings provide a source of hope and healing, pride and enpowerment.
As more Americans turn to bariatric surgery for weight loss, a new study in 27,000 Michigan patients suggests they may not want to wait until their BMI is well past 40 to reap the biggest health benefits.
The majority of Americans over age 50 take two or more prescription medicines to prevent or treat health problems, and many of them say the cost weighs on their budget, a new U-M/AARP poll finds. But many older adults aren’t getting – or asking for – as much help as they could from their doctors and pharmacists to find lower-cost options, the new data reveal.