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MSU Researcher Studying Hopelessness/ Heart Disease Links

Monday, November 6, 2017

Susan Dunn is a nurse scientist and an associate professor in the MSU College of Nursing. Dunn received her Ph.D. in nursing from MSU and after working as a…

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Three MSU Studies Find Reflexology Helps Cancer Patients

Monday, November 6, 2017
Gwen Wyatt and Alla Sikorskii

Three studies funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) have established the validity and credibility of reflexology as a therapy able to reduce symptoms and enhance physical functioning…

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Given to be Named Fellow by American Psychosocial Oncology Society

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Michigan State University’s Barbara Given, a University Distinguished Professor and associate dean for research in the College of Nursing, will be inducted as a Fellow in the American Psychosocial Oncology…

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MSU’s Dontje Named Fellow, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Kathy Dontje

Kathy Dontje, associate professor of Health Programs in the Michigan State University College of Nursing  and director of its Doctorate in Nursing Program, has been named a Fellow…

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MSU Researchers, Local Police Studying Elder Abuse

Monday, May 16, 2016
Christopher Maxwell and Carolyn Pickering

Michigan State University professors and the Lansing Police Department are working together on a research project that addresses elder abuse and neglect in the area. Led by Carolyn…

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Helping Low-Income Teen Moms Avoid Children’s Obesity

Thursday, January 21, 2016
teenage mom with baby

Kami Silk, the associate dean of research for the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University (MSU), is examining the relationship between obesity in infants…

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MSU Nurse Boosts Awareness of Diabetic Kidney Disease

Monday, November 30, 2015

The following is an interview with Della Hughes-Carter, an instructor in the MSU College of Nursing and an expert in diabetic kidney disease.  Before 1923 if you became…

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MSU Researchers Celebrate National Nurses Week

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

National Nurses Week is Wed., May 6 through Tues., May 12, 2015. MSU’s College of Nursing researchers are known nationally for their work in the management of chronic…

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MSU Leads $4.7Mil. Project to Tackle Childhood Obesity

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015   Michigan State University researchers will lead a $4.7 million effort to tackle childhood obesity, one of the nation’s biggest health challenges,…

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$1.2 Million Nursing Grant Helps Older Adults Stay Home for Care

Monday, November 3, 2014
Bott Building home of College of Nursing

The College of Nursing has been awarded a $600,000, three-year grant from the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation through its Innovations in Care program. In addition, the state…

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