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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning...

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Michigan & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

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All HIV Not Created Equal; New Research At UM May Lead To Drugs To Target Virus

HIV-infected people carry many different HIV viruses and all have distinct personalities—some much more vengeful and infectious than others.

Barbara Cox is seen before and after her weight loss. (credit: Rena Greenberg)

Could ‘Gastric Bypass Hypnosis’ Help You Lose Weight Without Surgery?

“It was so real to me that I actually smelled the operating room…”

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FDA Warns Parents Of Teething Infants To Avoid Gel Medications

It’s supposed to help make teething easier for babies, but there’s a new warning about for parents about a common remedy.

DMC Heart Hospital President Theodore Schreiber looks out over Brush Mall from the new hospital's corridor. (credit: Sean Lee/WWJ)

DMC Prepares To Open New Specialty Hospital In Heart Of Detroit

It’s a big investment in an area where the risk for heart disease is higher than average.

(Left to right) Valerie M. Parisi, School of Medicine dean; Marian Ilitch; Donald W. Weaver, Department of Surgery chair; Michael Ilitch; M. Roy Wilson, Wayne State University President.  (Credit: Wayne State University)

Mike, Marian Ilitch Give $8.5M To Wayne State

An $8.5 million gift from Mike and Marian Ilitch to Wayne State University will be used to support research and development in surgical technologies.

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Free Skin Cancer Screenings Offered Wednesday

A group of metro Detroit doctors is working to save lives with free skin cancer screenings.

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Scio Residents Fear Oil Drilling In Township Could Contaminate Their Drinking Water

It’s a debate raging in Washtenaw County … to drill or not to drill?

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Creative Expression, Purpose Keys To Healing One Year After Boston Marathon Bombings

Part of healing and part of recovery is healing from that disruption …

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.