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Skill Shortage: Demand For Nurses In Detroit On The Rise

Within the Detroit health care field, the demand for skilled nurses is increasing.

02/04/2013

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Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

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Northern Michigan Camp Leads To Lifestyle Changes

As we begin to see the yearly migration “up north” for summer recreation, some people will be heading in that direction for a different kind of summer camp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2012

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Online Tech’s Managed Servers Help McCreadie Get HIPAA Compliant

The McCreadie Group, a software company that specializes in healthcare pharmacy and education applications, has selected Online Tech’s independently audited, HIPAA compliant data centers, to host their Software-as-a-Service offerings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2011

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Detroit, Grand Rapids: Most Challenging Places To Live With Seasonal Allergies

A list released by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America rank Detroit and Grand Rapids among the 100 most challenging places to live with seasonal allergies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2011

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Consumer Reports: Americans On Meds Making Risky Health Care Tradeoffs

As a result of the flagging economy, Americans are making risky tradeoffs that could be dangerous to their health, according to Consumer Reports’ annual prescription drug poll.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2011

State Worker Same-Sex Benefits In Jeopardy

The Michigan Senate voted to kill a healthcare benefit for state workers who have live-in friends and their kids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2011

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Commission Extends Benefits to Same-Sex Domestic Partners

LANSING (WWJ/AP) – Action in Lansing clears the way for healthcare benefits to be extended to domestic partners of most state employees. The Michigan Civil Service Commission voted Wednesday to extend state-paid health insurance coverage […]

01/27/2011

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Local Clinics Offer Services To Uninsured

WWJ’s Pat Sweeting reports that dozens of clinics, spread out over Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair Counties, now offer medical services to the uninsured.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2011

Premature Birth Study

Some startling figures released in a study of premature births and African American babies.

11/17/2010

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