Virtual Visit To The Doctor: Providers Offering Video Calls, Decreases Exposure For Other PatientsIf you get sick or want to go to the doctor without the hassle of actually going, many providers now offer virtual visits.
Here's Why Medical Groups Differ On When To Start Colon And Rectal Cancer ScreeningConflicting recommendations on when and how average-risk adults should get screened for colon and rectal cancer could leave you confused -- but new guidance aims to make sense of it all.
Fees Reduced, Eliminated For Medical Marijuana UsersThe state of Michigan is lowering or eliminating fees assessed on people who register to use marijuana for medical reasons.
Some Michigan Communities Say No To Marijuana Businesses Despite Proposal 1 VoteSome Michigan communities are already saying no to marijuana businesses after voters approved the use of the drug for people 21 and older.
11 New Conditions Now Qualify for Medical Marijuana in MichiganMichigan regulators have significantly expanded the list of conditions approved for treatment by medical marijuana.
Right-to-Try Bill Passes CongressCongress passed legislation that could give terminally ill patients a way to independently seek drugs that are still experimental and not fully approved.
Ex-EMT Gets Jail Time for Neglect in Baby's DeathAn ex-emergency medical technician has been sentenced to jail after she delayed responding to a Detroit home where an 8-month-old girl was having trouble breathing and later died.
Duggan On Detroit Auto Insurance Rates: 'If You Don't Like My Plan, Tell Me What You're Going To Do?'The key to Duggan's D-Insurance plan is to allow Detroiters the option to have less medical coverage.
'Medical Detectives' Look To Help Frustrated Patients Solve Conditions That May Puzzle DoctorsOver ten-thousand retired doctors, medical students and lay people from around the world are volunteering their time on-line at a website called Crowdmed. Their goal is to share their knowledge and crack tough medical mysteries.
Infertility Awareness Week Puts Emphasis On EducationIt's a medical condition that affects people across the country -- infertility.
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak Gets Top Nod NationallyU.S. News & World Report put out its list of "Best Hospitals" nationally ranked in 10 medical specialties.
7 Arrested At Medical Marijuana DispensariesOakland County Sheriff's Department says a two week drug investigation led to the arrests at Bazonzoes on West Maple Road and A & N Apothecary on Walled Lake Boulevard in Walled Lake.
DMC To Pay $30M Fine To Federal GovernmentFine is to settle allegations that DMC engaged in improper financial relationships with referring physicians.
UM Study: Getting Sick From Being Too Clean?A new University of Michigan study dishes the dirt on whether being too clean can actually make you sick.
Funeral Held For Bank Exec. Found In Lake St. Clair