Rosemary (Rosie) Clandos is a contributing health and science writer. She has written for the Los Angeles Times, Kaiser Permanente, U.S. Department of Defense, National Science Foundation, and several universities and medical centers on the West Coast. Rosie has covered topics ranging from medicine to microelectromechanical systems. As the author of “Health Hunt on the Internet: Find and Use Reliable Medical Information,” she specializes in compelling storytelling.
Personalized dosing of omega-3 fatty acids decreases prostaglandin E2 in the colon, but the beneficial effects are smaller in overweight people, research finds.
To increase patient satisfaction and lower costs in emergency departments, researchers interviewed former surgical patients who later visited EDs with nonemergent conditions.
Cancer progression can be spurred by TGF-beta pathway signaling, and Michigan Medicine researchers have found a way to stop the signal from turning green.
Michigan Medicine experts discuss whether active surveillance — close monitoring without immediate treatment — could reduce overtreatment for some thyroid, prostate and breast cancer patients.