Debuting expansion in downtown Flint
Bad marriage, broken heart?
College of Nursing grant will help older adults stay home for care
Could daylight saving time be a risk to diabetics?
Using yoga to help student recover from PTSD
Identifying source of stem cells
MSUCOM student wins research poster competition
Second-year MSUCOM student Elise Craig was awarded first place in the American Osteopathic Association’s Bureau of International Osteopathic Medicine student research poster competition.
Randy Hillard: 100 Percent Preventable
Stage 4 Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Gastric Antrum—my wife says that I cried when I heard the pathology report after my gastrectomy. I do not remember that but, I am a physician, so I knew what the diagnosis meant. I do remember, though, what I was thinking later when my gallows humor kicked in, “Great. Now I have a fatal cancer. It is not even one of the more popular cancers. And it was 100 percent preventable.”View story photos
Melissa Duimstra: An Eclectic Path
Growing up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Melissa Duimstra had a long list of aspirations. She wanted to be a doctor and a veterinarian and an artist and a horse trainer. Through the years she’s done many of those things—and more —and after taking a circuitous route to medical school, she’s now on the path to becoming a doctor as a member of the MSUCOM Class of 2018.View story photos
Triple play: Three MSU colleges join forces to push limits of research
When it comes to advancing scientific research, two, or in this case, three, heads are much better than one.
Gift creates graduate fellowship in MSU College of Engineering
MSU’s newest academic department has received a $500,000 gift to be used to attract some of the country’s most talented graduate students in biomedical engineering.View story photos
Earning recognition for global food sustainability efforts
MSU senior Christopher Zatzke, who’s majoring in horticulture, has received a $500 award from the U.S. Agency for International Development and $5,000 from VentureWall for PhotosynQ, a global open source database of plant data.
Prepare for battle with Spartan Performance
On Tuesday, Dec. 2, Spartan Performance will be preparing athletes and the general public for a battle in nutrition as it holds its Sports Nutrition 101 seminar from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Eyde Building located at 4660 S. Hagadorn Road, East Lansing.
Bad marriage, broken heart?
Older couples in a bad marriage – particularly female spouses – have a higher risk for heart disease than those in a good marriage, finds research led by an MSU sociologist.View story photos
Alan Beretta: Leading Brain and Language Connectivity
In my time at MSU my research has involved looking at various aspects of neurolinguistics, a very general term that encompasses any effort that seeks to determine the relation between language and brain. For instance, that could be brain damage leading to language deficits; a number of colleagues and I have looked at that in various languages.View story photosView story videos
MSU Museum marks World Aids Day/Day With(out) Art on Dec. 1
On Dec. 1, the MSU Museum will join thousands of individuals and educational, health and cultural organizations around the world to mark World AIDS Day. In observance of the day, the museum will display a NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt block and an “Orphan Tower” made of beaded dolls, representing the number of AIDS orphans in one South African village.