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'This Is How I Save My Life' Excerpt From Amy B. Scher
Are We Growing Numb To The Opioid Epidemic?"Addiction Solution" author Lloyd I. Sederer, MD, asks if we're growing desensitized to the opioid epidemic.
Are We Growing Numb To The Opioid Epidemic?"Addiction Solution" author Lloyd I. Sederer, MD, asks if we're growing desensitized to the opioid epidemic.
The Gene Editing Tool That Could Treat Hereditary Illnesses60 Minutes reports on CRISPR, the gene editing tool that's revolutionizing biomedical research.
$20M Gift Seeks to Speed Detection of Pancreatic CancerThe Detroit-based health system announced Monday that the gift for the Henry Ford Pancreatic Cancer Center is from an individual donor who requested anonymity.
Michigan Easing Access To Medicaid Hepatitis C TreatmentNearly 12,000 Michigan residents had chronic hepatitis C in 2016.
Health Alert: Officials Confirm 1st Measles Case In Michigan This YearThe person was considered contagious upon arrival at Detroit Metro Airport, officials say.
E-Cigarettes Exposing Teens To Cancer-Causing Toxins, Report SaysAccording to scientists in California, vaping is exposing teens to "potentially cancer-causing chemicals also found in tobacco cigarettes."
Grants Awarded To Expand Lead Hazard Control Services The state Health and Human Services department says Battle Creek and Grand Rapids each are getting $1.5 million.
Doctors Criticize U-M's Michigan Medicine Concierge Medical PlanFor a large annual fee, patients get perks such as reduced wait times and preferential access to physicians.
Honeywell Retirees At Michigan Factory Lose Insurance AppealThe court didn't find a commitment to keep retiree benefits going after the contract expired in 2016.
America's Drunkest States: Michigan Ranks No. 10Folks in the Midwest are getting a reputation -- for excessive drinking.