Parents of tweens and teens often wish they could peer inside their child’s brain, to figure out what makes them tick or what’s troubling them. so do scientists who are trying to understand the human brain, and how it develops. Now, a new national study will try to do just that. U-M researchers are seeking hundreds of young people from Southeast Michigan to help.
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital was ranked in more pediatric specialty areas than any other children’s hospital in the state of Michigan and among just 78 hospitals nationwide ranked in at least one specialty.
The University of Michigan Health System’s plans to construct a new 297,000-square-foot health center in Brighton moved forward with the U-M Board of Regents approval Thursday of schematic design and authorization to issue bids and award contracts.
While many parents are concerned about cyberbullying, they are conflicted when it comes to actually defining it and determining appropriate punishments, according to today’s report from C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health.
A study of nearly 1,000 teens found that sexually active obese adolescents were significantly less likely to use contraception than normal weight peers, putting them at higher risk of unintended pregnancy.