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Rich get richer: U-M study shows changes in income, spending of America's families

[ 9 May 2017 ]

ANN ARBOR—Families with the highest incomes continue to experience increases in income at a higher rate than the average family, according to the University of Michigan’s Panel Study of Income Dynamics. The study, which tracks employment, income, wealth, health, childbearing…


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Recognizing food brands puts preschoolers at risk for obesity

[ 3 May 2017 ]

ANN ARBOR—Young children who recognize food name brands, such as Lucky Charms, M&M’s and Cheetos, often eat unhealthy items that lead to their high body mass index. The risk of this weight gain, according to a new University of Michigan…