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Awards And Certifications From Dec. 12

The latest tech-related awards and certifications earned by Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions, groups and individuals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

A general view of "The Big House." (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Getty Images)

His Life Was Saved At U-M Game, Now Notre Dame Fan Has A Wolverine Heart

During the second quarter of the 2011 U of M-Notre Dame game, 69 year-old Fighting Irish fan, Leo Staudacher, suffered a cardiac arrest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

Joseph Hardman, Detroit EMT and Dr. Michael Brown, DMC  Harper Interventional Cardiologist. (Courtesy:  DMC Harper University Hospital)

Detroit EMT Suffers Heart Attack On The Job

Despite his own distress, the 40-year-old EMT finished caring for his patient.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/19/2013

Learning CPR Procedures (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Learning CPR Could Help You Save A Life

If someone collapsed in front of you, would you know what to do to keep that person alive?

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2013

Joleen, a 2-year-old pug/beagle-mix, is credited with saving the life of her foster mom, Mary-Louise Klatt of Shelby Township, after she suffered a heart attack. (Credit: Michigan Humane Society)

Foster Dog Credited With Saving Volunteer’s Life

Pug/Beagle-mix Joleen barked for help after her foster mom suffered a heart attack. “She kept licking my face, trying to wake me up,” Klatt said. “She’s my angel!”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2013

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Daylight Saving Time: Dangerous For Your Heart?

This is the weekend when we switch back to Daylight Saving Time. But did you know that losing that hour of sleep can be dangerous to your health?

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/08/2013

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Beaumont Looking For Volunteers For Heart Study

The five-year research study will evaluate the effectiveness of a medication that reduces inflammation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2013

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Henry Ford First In Michigan To Use Stem Cells To Preserve Heart Function

Physicians at Henry Ford Hospital are the first in Michigan in a new national research study to investigate treating a recent heart attack with a patient’s own stem cells to preserve heart muscle function.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

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Study: ADHD Drugs Not Linked To Increased Heart Risks In Adults

A study released this week found that adults who take medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder do not appear to increase their risk of heat attack or stroke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

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U-M Study: Women Smokers Face Tougher Odds After Heart Attack

Fewer women than men smoke in the United States, but the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center study suggests smoking is more dangerous for women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011

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