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Facing Cancer Risk, 20-Year-Old EMU Student Chooses Double Mastectomy

Kelly Rothe' doctors said she had an 87 percent risk of developing breast cancer.

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Michigan & The Affordable Care Act

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“This Is Fresh Water And We Need To Protect It,” Says Senator About Radioactive Dumping In Michigan Landfills

The bill would strengthen Michigan’s regulations regarding the disposal of radioactive drilling wastes to be in line with other Great Lakes states.

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West Nile Virus Detected In Hawk, Oakland County Residents Cautioned To Take Preventive Measures

Residents in Oakland County are being urged to protect themselves against the West Nile virus after it was found in a dead hawk.

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Metro Detroiter Who Lost Mom To Alzheimer’s Raises More Than $20K To Fight The Disease

The condition is escalating so quickly that it will soon affect many more than 5 million Americans who live with it right now.

Welcome cheer for participants in the 3-Day 60 Mile walk. (Credit/SusanGKomen Facebook)

60 Mile Walk For The Cure Raises Millions For Cancer Research

The 2014 Susan G . Komen Michigan 3-Day walk walk raised $2.4 million to fight breast cancer.

Red Cross assisting Huntington Woods residents after severe rains. (WWJ/Russ McNamara)

Red Cross, Volunteers In Suburban Detroit Helping In Clean-Up Efforts

Monday marks one week since torrential rains flooded streets and freeways, trapping cars and sending rushing water into thousands of basements.

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Machine To Keep Lungs Alive For Transplant Tested

The hope is that lungs could be kept viable for long enough to match them with the best recipient.

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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.

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