Haley Otman covers neurosciences and heart care for the University of Michigan Health System. A TV news producer turned health care communicator, Haley specializes in storytelling, media relations and social media surrounding clinical advances, new research and compelling patient stories.
Although many patients with insomnia may leave the doctor’s office with a prescription, new guidelines recommend psychotherapy as the first-line treatment.
Much of what’s known about CTE stems from postmortem diagnoses. Now, physicians have outlined a framework to identify clinical consequences of head trauma in the living.
Aging skin is less able to bounce back from wear and tear and wounds than younger skin. A new study identifies why.
When ketamine is used for general anesthesia, two connected parts of the cortex turn to “isolated cognitive islands.”