Health care providers should better explain the risks of pain pill access — and encourage parents to properly dispose of leftover medication.
Beata Mostafavi covers communications for C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital. She leads media relations and helps coordinate social media content related to children’s and women’s health topics. Prior to joining the U-M Health System in 2012, she spent 10 years as a journalist.
A high-dose antioxidant regimen helps slow one type of genetic hearing loss in mice. Researchers hope to learn whether it could someday be used to treat the most common cause of childhood deafness.
The development of an artificial placenta — used successfully in premature lambs — could revolutionize the treatment of extreme prematurity.
A tumor lodged deep in a teenager’s skull posed diagnostic complications. A 3-D model of the patient’s skull provided a vital road map to help doctors prepare for surgery.