Health http://wuwm.com en If You Had Dementia, What Songs Would Be on Your Playlist? http://wuwm.com/post/if-you-had-dementia-what-songs-would-be-your-playlist <p></p><p><em>A UW-Milwaukee gerontologist looking at the impact of music on patients with dementia finds an unexpected connection: Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:16:36 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Jung Kwak 33602 at http://wuwm.com If You Had Dementia, What Songs Would Be on Your Playlist? Report Finds Surpring Increase in Milwaukee's Infant Mortality Rates After Years of Decrease http://wuwm.com/post/report-finds-surpring-increase-milwaukees-infant-mortality-rates-after-years-decrease <p></p><p></p><p>Milwaukee’s efforts to reduce the rate of infant mortality in the city took a blow yesterday, when the city released new data showing the rate climbed to 10.3 deaths for every thousand births in the city.&nbsp; That came after consistent decreases in the last decade.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:28:03 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 33105 at http://wuwm.com Report Finds Surpring Increase in Milwaukee's Infant Mortality Rates After Years of Decrease Milwaukee Doctor Collaborates on Neuroprotective Drug Research for Back Health http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-doctor-collaborates-neuroprotective-drug-research-back-health <p></p><p>Earlier in the week, we featured an interview about the history of Superman.&nbsp; For many of us of a certain age, the first Superman we remember was actor Christopher Reeve, who portrayed the Man of Steel in movies in the 1970s and ‘80s. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:39:07 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 28461 at http://wuwm.com Milwaukee Doctor Collaborates on Neuroprotective Drug Research for Back Health Former Fashion Photographer Aims to Create 'New Standard of Beauty' Beyond Physical Differences http://wuwm.com/post/former-fashion-photographer-aims-create-new-standard-beauty-beyond-physical-differences <p>Photographer <a href="http://positiveexposure.org/about-the-program-2/rick-guidotti/" target="_blank">Rick Guidotti</a> has spent his career capturing beauty on film. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 21:17:52 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Eleanor Peterson 28457 at http://wuwm.com Former Fashion Photographer Aims to Create 'New Standard of Beauty' Beyond Physical Differences With No Legislative Movement, Fight Over Raw Milk Foments in Wisconsin http://wuwm.com/post/no-legislative-movement-fight-over-raw-milk-foments-wisconsin <p>A bill that would loosen restrictions on sales of raw milk in Wisconsin is still pending. The <a href="http://wuwm.com/post/farmer-unintentionally-becomes-wisconsins-raw-milk-poster-child" target="_blank">bill passed a state senate committee</a> in November, but has not advanced past that stage.&nbsp; Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:54:48 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 26242 at http://wuwm.com With No Legislative Movement, Fight Over Raw Milk Foments in Wisconsin Why Athletes Time Their Diets - and Drink Chocolate Milk http://wuwm.com/post/why-athletes-time-their-diets-and-drink-chocolate-milk <p></p><p></p><p>If you spend any time watching the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, you’re likely to see a barrage of commercials, in which athletes sing the praises of food-related sponsors, from McDonalds and Subway to Kashi breakfast cereal. Wed, 05 Feb 2014 20:33:08 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Mitch Teich 24029 at http://wuwm.com Why Athletes Time Their Diets - and Drink Chocolate Milk Is There a Dark Side to Electronic Medical Records? http://wuwm.com/post/there-dark-side-electronic-medical-records <p></p><p></p><p>Despite a federal mandate requiring most physicians to adopt electronic medical record-keeping, the president of the <a href="http://ama-assn.org/‎" target="_blank">American Medical Association</a> says doctors are increasingly frustrated with the technology. Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:29:18 +0000 Stephanie Lecci & Mitch Teich 23444 at http://wuwm.com Is There a Dark Side to Electronic Medical Records? Open Wide! Better Dental Care Starts with Going to the Dentist http://wuwm.com/post/open-wide-better-dental-care-starts-going-dentist <p>Even for people who have few cavities, a trip to the dentist can seem like, well, pulling teeth. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 19:24:54 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 23132 at http://wuwm.com Open Wide! Better Dental Care Starts with Going to the Dentist Oconomowoc Hospital Leads in Treating Severe OCD with Expanded Center http://wuwm.com/post/oconomowoc-hospital-leads-treating-severe-ocd-expanded-center <p>A Wisconsin hospital has opened a new, expanded residential center to treat some of the world's most severe cases of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Wed, 15 Jan 2014 23:19:24 +0000 Stephanie Lecci 22477 at http://wuwm.com Oconomowoc Hospital Leads in Treating Severe OCD with Expanded Center Are You Obese Because Grandma Starved? Milwaukee Researcher Says It's Possible http://wuwm.com/post/are-you-obese-because-grandma-starved-milwaukee-researcher-says-its-possible <p></p><p>We all know our inherited DNA shapes us, but a Milwaukee researcher says how our parents - and even our grandparents - lived could also affect our genes. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 23:36:58 +0000 Mitch Teich, Stephanie Lecci & Eleanor Peterson 21993 at http://wuwm.com Are You Obese Because Grandma Starved? Milwaukee Researcher Says It's Possible