Health

6:15 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Food Sustainability Expert Discusses Changes in Diet at KVCC Fundraiser

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An interview with Arlin Wasserman will be broadcast on WMUK next week
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Food was the focus Thursday as sustainability and food expert Arlin Wasserman spoke at the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Foundation's annual Opportunities for Education Dinner.
8:22 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Report Shows More Than 272,000 in Michigan Selected Plans on Exchange During Open Enrollment

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Congressman Fred Upton questions numbers, want to hear from insuruers
LANSING - More than 272,500 Michiganders selected plans on the health insurance marketplace during its first open enrollment period. That's about 70 percent higher than earlier projections, but doesn't reflect how many people actually completed the process by paying their premiums.
7:25 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Construction Causes Changes to This Year's Kalamazoo Marathon Course

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More than 6,000 people have registered for this year's events
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- The fourth running of the Kalamazoo Marathon will have some new scenery this year as the course will be a little different than the first three years. Runners will not have to endure the rather large hill on South Drake Road to get to Western Michigan University's Parkview Campus.
8:03 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

"Green" Health Care Facilities in Battle Creek

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Borgess Health Care Park is scheduled to open in June
The lawns, ponds and forest around one of Battle Creek’s newest health care facilities are an example of modern design merging with its environment to create a pleasing landscape, but there’s another purpose at work.
1:44 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

Bill Would Lift Restrictions on Donating Bodies to Medical Schools

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Change would allow donations to future medical schools, such as one to open at Western Michigan University in the fall
LANSING -- Medical schools abound with fresh-faced young doctors in lab coats, learning the basics of caring for patients in hospitals. But learning to practice medicine also involves working with people who won't recover: the dead.

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