Latest Michigan State Medical Society Stories

2010-04-20 08:30:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., April 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medicare, the foundation of America's health system, is crumbling and needs permanent repair.

2009-12-11 14:16:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) today applauded the wisdom of the Michigan legislature to enact legislation to make workplaces in our state smoke-free.

2009-10-19 11:57:00

Opposing New Tax on Michigan's Health Care System Tuesday, October 20, 2009 LANSING, Mich., Oct.

2009-08-11 05:05:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) and the Wayne County Medical Society of Southeast Michigan (WCMS) congratulate their candidate in the J.H. Kanter Prize competition, Herbert C.

2009-08-06 09:03:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Detroit physician Herbert C. Smitherman, Jr., M.D., has been announced as one of the 10 finalists in the inaugural J.H.

2009-07-22 22:27:00

Need for continuing, open dialogue remainsEAST LANSING, Mich., July 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While health care reform legislation currently in Congress addresses many of the principles of the Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS), serious concerns remain about a number of issues including the public health insurance option and the need for medical liability reform."It is our objective to be a constructive partner with Congress and our patients to arrive at health care reforms that are...

2009-07-13 12:58:00

EAST LANSING, Mich., July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Text messaging and driving is a deadly mix, according to the Michigan State Medical Society.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.