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This week, "Art and Soul" is about the art of well being.  Lisa Barry talks with Dr. Frank Anderson, a Michigan Medicine physician and professor bringing mindfulness techniques to the Ann Arbor area and medical community.

  

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The rate of doctors and residents suffering from stress-related burnout has become a major problem in the medical world.  89.1 WEMU's Lisa Barry talks with the dean of the University of Michigan Medical School, Dr. Marschall Runge, about making fundamental changes in the practice of medicine providing doctors and residents with a better work/life balance.  Dr. Runge says that starts with making a culture change in the training and practice of becoming and being a physician.


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University of Michigan Health System

Medical science may be one step closer to preventing the formation of malignant brain tumors. A University of Michigan study has found suppressing the production of certain proteins can help the body's immune system eradicate cancerous cells.