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More Flavorful Chocolate That’s Actually Healthy? Researchers Decode Cocoa Conundrum

It could be a breakthrough for people who love chocolate — but hate the accompanying guilt.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015


Study: Light Vs. Dark Could Play Role In Breast Cancer Teatments

Researchers found high melatonin levels at night put breast cancer cells to sleep, by stopping their growth and making them vulnerable to tamoxifen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2014

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All HIV Not Created Equal; New Research At UM May Lead To Drugs To Target Virus

HIV-infected people carry many different HIV viruses and all have distinct personalities—some much more vengeful and infectious than others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2014


U-M Study: 30 Percent Of Babies Are Spanked

The study found 30 percent of 1-year-old children were spanked at least once in the past month by their mother, father or both parents.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014


$8 Million U-M Study To Probe Health-Religion Ties

Researchers will interview 3,000 American adults as part of an $8 million study of how religion and health are related.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2013


CIMdata Expands of Simulation, Analysis, Systems Engineering Consulting Practices

CIMdata Inc., the leading global product lifecycle management consulting and research firm, announced the expansion of its simulation and analysis and systems engineering consulting practices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

Thousands gather for the 2013 Walk to Cure Diabetes. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Thousands Walk To Raise Money For Diabetes Research, Cure

Thousands of people walked to raise money for the Juvenial Diabetes Research Fund Sunday in Warren.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2013

Michigan Tech sports

Michigan Tech Board: Athletes Earn High Marks

From their athletic achievements to their academic excellence, Michigan Technological University’s student athletes embody the University’s vision and promote its strategic plan, Athletics Director Suzanne Sanregret told the Michigan Tech Board of Control at its regular meeting today.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2013

Construction  has begun on the future site of MSU's Facility for Rare Isotope Beams -- FRIB. (credit:

US Senate Panel OKs Next Step In $550M MSU ‘FRIB’ Project

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee has approved $55 million for the next step in the development of a $550 million physics research project at Michigan State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2013

Teenagers Cell Phones Texting

Study: Mobile Phone Dangers Double

You see it all the time: people walking and talking or texting on their phones. Now new research shows just how dangerous that can be.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013