Red Cross In Dire Need Of Blood DonationsThe emergency blood shortage is pumping organizers to collect 10,000 additional blood products each week over the next month to supplement the need.
Michigan Matters: Of Organ Donations & Keeping Kidneys HealthierOn this week's Michigan Matter. Over 25-hundred Michiganders are waiting for an organ transplant. What’s being done to help? Plus--keeping our kidneys healthier. Watch 8 am Sunday
Gov. Whitmer Announces 'MI Shot To Win' Sweepstakes With Cash, Scholarship Drawings To Encourage More VaccinationsGovernor Whitmer taking a page from the book of other Governors in the Country and offering incentives for vaccinations. Since announcing the Vax-a-Million campaign in mid-May officials in Ohio says vaccinations in the state increased 94% among 16 and 17 year old’s and 55% for those between 20 and 49 years old. Governor Whitmer hoping a similar campaign here will encourage more Michiganders to get the shot.
Beaumont Health, Spectrum Health Plan To Merge, Operate 22 HospitalsTwo of Michigan's largest hospital systems announced plans to merge on Thursday.
Henry Ford Health Rolls Out Groundbreaking Technology To Enhance Virtual Doctor VisitsHFH the only hospital system in SW Michigan to use the Tyto home exam kit for virtual doctor exams. The device which connects through cell phones can perform several features heart rates, vitals, lung, ear and throat exams to name a few.
Najah Bazzy's Zaman International is Making Detroit a Better PlaceNajah Bazzy, RN, is an internationally recognized healer, humanitarian and interfaith leader who left a six-figure salary as a critical-care nurse to build Zaman International.
State Health Dept. Announces More Cases Of The Coronavirus UK Variant In Washtenaw/Wayne CountyMichigan health department announced Monday new cases of the more contagious UK coronavirus variant.
FDA: Romaine Lettuce Voluntarily Recalled Over Possible E. Coli RiskE. coli can cause stomach cramps, diarrhea and vomiting. Some infections are mild, but others can be life-threatening.
Aging Adults, Residents With Disabilities Can Get Free Assistance Choosing Medicare CoverageMedicare open enrollment runs through Dec. 7. Assistance for residents who are eligible for Medicare.
Hospital Leaders Sound Alarms; Detroit To Keep Students HomeHospital leaders warned Thursday that more than 3,000 people are hospitalized with the coronavirus in Michigan, a rate that is doubling every two weeks and is expected to soon top the spring peak of about 4,000.
Henry Ford Health Systems Issues Temporary Visitor Restrictions Due To Coronavirus SurgeHenry Ford Health Systems says the visitor restriction policy is not the same at each facility. Here's everything you need to know.
Peloton Bike Recalled Over Pedal Issues Causing Them To Break, Cut UsersPeloton is recalling 27,000 bikes to replace pedals that can break during use.
Sound Mind Sound Body Strives To Deliver Academics, Athletics And Life SkillsIn 2004, the Sound Mind Sound Body (SMSB) Football Academy was created to increase the number football student-athletes graduating high school and earning college scholarships in the Metro Detroit community.
Michigan Fitness Foundation Provides Fun Resources To Stay Active During PandemicMFF and the Michigan Department of Transportation are launching "Walk and Wheel Wednesdays" to give Michigan families opportunities for healthy and fun outdoor activity.
Coronavirus Robs The Living From Being With Loved Ones At The EndInstead, the 87-year-old father of four, the blue-collar guy from Buffalo, New York, died in a hospital with only a nurse who stood near him and passed on his sons' final message.