teenage http://michiganradio.org en Teen Summer job picture improving http://michiganradio.org/post/teen-summer-job-picture-improving <p>The outlook is better for Michigan teenagers looking for Summer jobs.</p><p></p><p>But not that much better.</p><p></p><p>State officials are predicting 242,000 teens will look for summer jobs in Michigan. Most will be successful. But still about 26% are expected to end their Summer vacation without picking up a paycheck.</p><p></p><p>Jeff Aula is an economic analyst with the state of Michigan. He says it’s important for teen job seekers not to get discouraged.</p><p></p> Sat, 24 May 2014 17:18:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 17742 at http://michiganradio.org New study finds young men at greater risk of dying from melanoma http://michiganradio.org/post/new-study-finds-young-men-greater-risk-dying-melanoma <p>A new study finds young men are at a greater risk of dying from melanoma than young women.</p><p></p><p>But a University of Michigan expert worries some people will take the wrong message from the study.</p><p></p><p>Melanoma is one of the most serious forms of skin cancer.</p><p></p><p>Researchers say their study shows young men were 55% more likely to die from melanoma than young women. The study appears in the journal Dermatology.</p><p></p><p>Michael Sabel is in U of M’s surgical oncology division. He was not involved in with the study.</p><p></p> Sat, 06 Jul 2013 19:56:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 13399 at http://michiganradio.org New study finds young men at greater risk of dying from melanoma