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Study: Even Slightly High Cholesterol Levels Increase Risk Of Heart Disease

Researchers from Duke University say that even slightly high cholesterol levels in otherwise healthy adults between the ages of 35 and 55 can have long-term impacts on their heart.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015

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Michigan Confirms First Child Death From Flu This Season

A child in southeast Michigan has died from the flu, making it the state’s first confirmed adolescent death from the virus this season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2015

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Measles Confirmed In Oakland County Adult; First Michigan Case Of 2015

Officials say the case may be associated with the recent Disneyland outbreak in California.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2015

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Study: Falls Among Seniors On The Rise

According to a recent University of Michigan study, self-reported falls among seniors are up 30 percent in the last 12 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2015

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How To Make Weightloss New Year’s Resolutions That Actually Work

If losing weight tops your list of New Year’s resolutions — you’re not alone. Here are some subtle changes to your diet that you can make today.

01/01/2015

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Flu Strikes Early: Record Number Of Cases Reported In Metro Detroit

Flu season usually peaks in January and February — but it appears to be at full strength right now here in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

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Obamacare Deadline: Just Hours Left To Sign Up For Coverage Beginning Jan. 1

The deadline has been extended a bit until Tuesday, Dec. 16 at 3 a.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2014

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Get Vaccinated, Health Officials Warn: Measles Is Back In Michigan

“In Michigan we have fewer kids than most states who are up to date on their vaccinations…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

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Free Holiday Workshop Offered For Children Who’ve Lost A Loved One

The holidays can be difficult for people who are grieving — and that includes children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014