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U-M Study: Kids In Lower-Income Households More Likely To Be Obese

Childhood obesity and the unhealthy behaviors that contribute to weight gain are more likely among children from lower-income households, according to a study by the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2011

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Research Shows Link Between BMI, Sleep Patterns

The benefits of a good night’s sleep to overall health have long been reported. Now, new research has emerged relating to the role gender and weight management play in overall sleep patterns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2011

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Research: Link Between BMI And Sleep Patterns

The benefits of a good night’s sleep to overall health have long been reported. Now, new research has emerged relating to the role gender and weight management play in overall sleep patterns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2011

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Gov. Snyder Defends Plan For Healthier Michigan

Governor Rick Snyder is defending his proposal to help Michigan shape up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011