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The Michigan Medicine News Break is your destination for news and stories about the future of healthcare. Our daily briefing gives an insider’s perspective on cutting-edge research news, practical health information, and inspiring stories of survival and overcoming incredible odds with the help of the Leaders & Best at Michigan Medicine, one of the nation’s best hospitals and the academic medical center of the University of Michigan.
All News Break content including health news, best practices and research insights are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional, personalized medical guidance. Always seek the advice of a medical provider for questions about your health and treatment options.
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The Michigan Medicine News Break is your destination for news and stories about the future of healthcare. Our daily briefing gives an insider’s perspective on cutting-edge research news, practical health information, and inspiring stories of survival and overcoming incredible odds with the help of the Leaders & Best at Michigan Medicine, one of the nation’s best hospitals and the academic medical center of the University of Michigan.
All News Break content including health news, best practices and research insights are for informational purposes only and are not a substitute for professional, personalized medical guidance. Always seek the advice of a medical provider for questions about your health and treatment options.
New episodes weekly.
The Michigan Medicine News Break is a part of the Michigan Medicine Podcast Network. You can subscribe to the Michigan Medicine News Break podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher or wherever you listen to podcasts.

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    Re-release: Data supports what surgeons performing gender-affirming mastectomies see in clinic

    Re-release: Data supports what surgeons performing gender-affirming mastectomies see in clinic

    Surgeons who perform gender-affirming mastectomies know that they help patients. A 2021 study by Michigan Medicine researchers provides data to show exactly how. This episode originally aired in November 2021.
    The transcript for this episode can be found here.
    For the full article text, please visit: "Gender-affirming mastectomies improve mental health, sexual functioning and more."
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    COVID Infection Via Transplant

    COVID Infection Via Transplant

    Today, we are talking to Dr. Daniel Kaul, the Director of the Transplant Infectious Disease Service at University of Michigan Health, about a worrisome development that his team had to deal with in the fall of 2020, which was the first documented COVID-19 infection acquired through a transplant. 
    The transcript for this episode can be found here.
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    Reducing delayed dispensing for opioids

    Reducing delayed dispensing for opioids

    Hundreds of thousands of surgical and dental opioid prescriptions are filled a month or more after writing, but one state’s law helped reduce this “delayed dispensing”.
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    The transcript for this episode can be found here.
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    Beyond Dry January

    Beyond Dry January

    A psychiatrist discusses the barriers to seeking help for alcohol use disorder and how to overcome them. 
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    Navigating the Baby Formula Shortage

    Navigating the Baby Formula Shortage

    A pediatrician provides valuable information on homemade formula, milk alternatives and other resources during national shortage.
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    The transcript for this episode can be found here.
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    Expert Advice on Surviving Infertility-Related Relationship Stress

    Expert Advice on Surviving Infertility-Related Relationship Stress

    Infertility can be heartbreaking for both partners in a relationship. The resulting stress that sometimes occurs only adds to a couple’s woes. Here, an expert offers advice on how to reduce the stress infertility can cause in relationships.
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    The transcript for this episode can be found here.
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