Blog Archive June 2019

June 26, 2019

Contrary to popular belief, using social media and the internet regularly could improve mental health among adults and help fend off serious psychological distress, such as depression and anxiety, finds a new Michigan State University study.

Communication technologies and social media...

June 20, 2019

Smokers can get free nicotine patches, gum or lozenges this summer from a state department urging Michiganders to ditch the harmful habit.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is offering the free products as part of a Centers for...

June 12, 2019

Millions of Michigan residents need long-term care services because of the disabling conditions of chronic illnesses. Programs like Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) meet the needs of those individuals and families through capitated Medicaid managed care programs. Some critics are...