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Lace Up The Shoes, It’s National Walking Day

You might want to lace up your shoes and start walking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2015

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How To Stay Healthy While Traveling

Whether it’s a business trip, vacation with family or a solo venture, there’s nothing much worse than feeling under the weather or having an upset stomach from unhealthy foods. Here are 10 tips to stay healthy while traveling.



6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.


30-Mile Downriver Greenway Moves Closer To Completion

A 30-mile greenway for bicycle riders, walkers and runners in southeast Michigan is moving closer to completion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2013

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Mega March For Animals

By: Bill McAllister Sunday, October 7th, 2012 the Michigan Humane Society will hold it’s annual Mega March for Animals at Hart Plaza in downtown Detroit and Kensington Metropark. Sara and I will be ‘marching’ at […]

97.1 The Ticket–09/19/2012

Former Detroit firefighter Brendan Milewski, paralyzed in a 2010 arson fire, became the first patient at DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan to walk with Ekso. Ekso is a wearable, robotic exoskeleton that allows people with lower extremity paralysis or weakness to stand and walk. RIM was instrumental in the final development and testing of the device manufacturing by Ekso Bionics, and is one of the first hospitals in the U.S. to receive the exoskeleton. Photo: DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan

Wearable Robot At DMC Allows Wheelchair Users To Stand And Walk

This week, DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan became the eighth rehabilitation hospital in the United States to receive Ekso, a wearable, robotic exoskeleton that powers people with lower extremity paralysis or weakness to get them standing up and walking.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2012

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International Walk To School Day

Participate in the International Walk To School Day on Oct. 5 by allowing your kids to do just that on Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011

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Parents, Drivers Can Ensure Kids’ Walk To School Stays Safe

With the start of the school year quickly approaching, physicians from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital are urging parents and drivers to do their part to keep kids safe as they walk to school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2011


Report: Mich. Highest In Midwest For Pedestrian Deaths

You could be taking your life in your hands when you cross the street in Southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2011

Robert Williams, 11, found safe.

Missing 11-Year-Old Boy Found Safe

Officers found Robert Williams walking on Beechdaly near Tireman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2011