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Gov. Rick Snyder signs breastfeeding legislation. (credit: michigan.gov)

Snyder Signs Laws Ensuring Right To Breastfeed

Michigan now has a law ensuring that women have the right to breastfeed their babies in public.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2014

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Officials Want Obesity To Be Recognized As Disease

Officials warn that half of the state’s residents could be obese by 2030.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

Lowry with his daughter following his surgery (photo credit: Bill Lowry)

Metro Detroit Dad Undergoes Life-Changing Surgery

Lowry had gained about a 100 pounds and a serious smoking habit in the five years since taking his desk job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

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61-Year-Old ‘Exercise Bandit’ Attempts To Set World Record [VIDEO]

Albert Harper never broke character as he appeared at Summit Middle School in Romulus with bright lime green pants, knee pads, a t-shirt reading “EB” and goofy sunglasses

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2014

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‘Warriors In Pink’ Examines Conversation Surrounding Breast Cancer

Ford Motor Company is helping drive the conversation about breast cancer with some intriguing new research.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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More And More Americans Regretting Tattoos, Removal On The Rise

Some dermatologists say we may just be seeing the tip of the removal iceberg.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014

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Study: It’s Quality Over Quantity When It Comes To Exercise

Researchers asked all the volunteers to consume the same amount of protein – 60 grams a day – but put them on different exercise programs for 16 weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014

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Study: Learning A 2nd Language At Any Age Has Benefits Beyond Cultural

People who spoke two or more languages had significantly better cognitive abilities compared to what would be expected from their baseline …

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2014

Elderly people take part in an exercise class ... FILE PHOTO. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)

Study: Physical Activity Continues To Benefit Seniors Into Their 70s And 80s

University of Florida researchers focused on more than 1,600 patients, ages 70 to 89, who were at high risk of becoming unable to walk without assistance

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2014

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May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

After the long winter, it’s not a surprise everyone is gearing up to enjoy some fun outdoors this summer. Before heading out to catch some rays, think about protecting your skin.

05/19/2014

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