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Snyder: Michigan hospitals ready for Ebola threat

Snyder: Michigan hospitals ready for Ebola threatSnyder: Michigan hospitals ready for Ebola threat
  • Health
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Health

Stress and Obesity top health concerns in Kent County

Stress and Obesity top health concerns in Kent CountyIf you got a call from the Kent County Health Department in the last few months then you were one of the 2700 who took part in the Community Health Needs Assessment survey meant to improve the health of the county.
  • Health
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Local

County releases results of health survey

County releases results of health surveyCounty releases results of health survey
  • Local
  • 3 days, 16 hours ago
Health

Michigan's 1st heroin summit addresses the surge in use

Michigan's 1st heroin summit addresses the surge in useMore than 40 percent of heroin addicts first abused prescription drugs.
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  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Healthy You

Thousands participate in Grand Rapids Marathon

Thousands participate in Grand Rapids MarathonThousands participate in Grand Rapids Marathon
  • Healthy You
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Wellness

Down Syndrome Association of West Mich. holds 5k, 10k races

Down Syndrome Association of West Mich. holds 5k, 10k racesDown Syndrome Association of West Mich. holds 5k, 10k races
  • Wellness
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Health

Michigan nurses: We're not prepared for Ebola

Michigan nurses: We're not prepared for EbolaThere is no Ebola threat in Michigan, but a Michigan nurses union says they are concerned that they are not prepared to deal with the deadly disease if it comes to the state.
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  • 1 week ago
Health

Ebola: #FactsNotFear

Ebola: #FactsNotFearDispelling Myths About Ebola
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Health

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percent

Silent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percentSilent heart condition increases stroke chances by 50 percent
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Wellness

Understanding depression as a treatable illness

Understanding depression as a treatable illnessUnderstanding depression as a treatable illness
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Food

Chefs on the loose: Chef Jeremy cooks with McLaughlin Grows

Chefs on the loose: Chef Jeremy cooks with McLaughlin GrowsChefs on the loose: Chef Jeremy cooks with McLaughlin Grows
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Homepage

Michigan toddler dies from enterovirus D68

Michigan toddler dies from enterovirus D68A toddler from Detroit has died from entovirus D68
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Health

Worker at Dallas Hospital test positive for Ebola

Worker at Dallas Hospital test positive for EbolaA health care worker at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital is the second person to test positive for Ebola
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Recipes

Two Chix and a Mix release E-book

Two Chix and a Mix release E-bookTwo Chix and a Mix release E-book
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Rockford

First annual Rockford Ninja Warrior competition underway

First annual Rockford Ninja Warrior competition underwayFirst annual Rockford Ninja Warrior competition underway
  • Rockford
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Grand Rapids Metro

Spectrum gets "baby" honor

Spectrum gets "baby" honorSpectrum gets "baby" honor
  • Grand Rapids Metro
  • 2 weeks ago
Healthy You

Benefits of volunteering as an older adult

Benefits of volunteering as an older adultBenefits of volunteering as an older adult
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Healthy You

The 12-minute morning workout

The 12-minute morning workout12 minute morning workout
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

The 12-Minute Morning Workout

The 12-Minute Morning WorkoutThe 12-Minute Morning Workout
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

West Michigan health departments on alert for Ebola

West Michigan health departments on alert for EbolaWest Michigan health departments on alert for Ebola
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Healthy You

Exercise and osteoporosis

Exercise and osteoporosisExercise and osteoporosis
  • Healthy You
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Healthy You

Senior Wellness Exercise

Senior Wellness ExerciseSenior Wellness Exercise
  • Healthy You
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Rockford

YMCA to host Fall Festival and GameDay 5K in Rockford

YMCA to host Fall Festival and GameDay 5K in RockfordYMCA to host Fall Festival and GameDay 5K in Rockford
  • Rockford
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Local

Flu fighters in the fast lane

Flu fighters in the fast laneIn a parking lot at Kellogg Community College, the Calhoun County Public Health Department opened a four-hour, drive-through influenza vaccine clinic, offering shots and nasal spray vaccines to the public.
  • Local
  • 4 weeks ago
Food

Getting your picky eaters to eat veggies

Getting your picky eaters to eat veggiesGetting your picky eaters to eat veggies
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Health

New federal regulation on prescription pain meds limits refills

New federal regulation on prescription pain meds limits refillsThe new regulation takes effect October 6 and allows for only one 30 day prescription. Patients needing a refill must return for a doctor visit for any additional refills.
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  • 1 month ago
Healthy You

Exercise for older adults

Exercise for older adultsExercise for older adults
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  • 1 month ago
Health

Three cases of enterovirus D68 confirmed in Mich.

Three cases of enterovirus D68 confirmed in Mich.The Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH) today received testing results by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) laboratory that three specimens submitted by the MDCH have tested positive for enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) to date.
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  • 1 month ago
Wellness

Caring for the caregiver

Caring for the caregiverCaring for the caregiver
  • Wellness
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Health

Enterovirus confirmed in Muskegon Co; strain unknown

Enterovirus confirmed in Muskegon Co; strain unknownThe enterovirus D-68 strain starts out like the common cold but it can quickly turn serious-- especially in children with asthma.
  • Health
  • 1 month, 1 week ago