Blog Archive April 2018

April 30, 2018

Originally published by Occupational Health & Safety.

The number of opioid prescriptions issued in 2071 was 10.7 percent below the number in...

April 26, 2018

Originally published in the Michigan League for Public Policy's 2018 Kids Count in Michigan Data Book.

In 2016, more than 1 in 5 children in Michigan still lived in poverty. That is an improvement from 23% in 2010 when our state was beginning to recover from the...

April 25, 2018

Originally published by The Detroit News.

Michigan’s health care landscape is being reshaped by the renewed strength of...

April 24, 2018

Originally published by the Detroit Free Press.

To deter opioid abuse, Michigan lawmakers say it's time to rethink...

April 24, 2018

Originally published by WZZM13.

The experts at Pine Rest are helping people understand opioid addiction and how they can...

April 24, 2018

Originally published by Pharmaceutical Processing.

An innovative, genomics-based pilot program to study opioid abuse and addiction was launched in Kalamazoo County recently. The...

April 24, 2018

Originally published by Reuters.

United States health spending is projected to rise 5.3 percent in 2018, reflecting...

April 23, 2018

Originally published by Michigan Radio

Recent reports show that the number of organ transplants is rising. While this may be good news to those on an organ waitlist,...

April 23, 2018

Originally published by The Detroit News. 

Over three years ago, I co-authored an ...

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