Health & Fitness

Published September 20, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Huron-Clinton Metroparks and the Macomb County Health Department have a similar goal: to encourage local families to get fit and healthy outdoors.

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Published September 20, 2019

SOUTHFIELD — Local health officials have announced a confirmed case of rabies in a skunk in Southfield. 

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Published September 17, 2019

METRO DETROIT — October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and organizations that aid those who are suffering or have suffered unsafe and unhealthy home environments are reaching out to educate more people about the realities of abuse.

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Published September 17, 2019

BIRMINGHAM — Dr. Michael Lutz is a urologist. He has, unfortunately, seen lots of cases of prostate cancer in his day.

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Published September 16, 2019

MACOMB COUNTY —The dozens of pairs of shoes on display at Macomb Community College’s South Campus in Warren the week of Sept. 8 came with a somber story.

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Published September 10, 2019

FARMINGTON — After spending the last three years at Madonna University, VegMichigan’s free vegan festival has found a new, “hopefully permanent,” home at downtown Farmington’s Riley Park Sundquist Pavilion, said group President Tom Progar.

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Published September 10, 2019

METRO DETROIT — A new study conducted by Michigan State University media and information professor Keith Hampton found that social media can improve a person’s mental health over time. 

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Published September 4, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Aug. 26, in partnership with HAVEN, a private patient examination room came online exclusively for victims of sexual assault in the Emergency & Trauma Center at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak.

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Published September 4, 2019

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Suicide is a topic that affects millions of families and can be one that people do not want to talk about. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is working to change that.

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Published August 29, 2019

We’ve all done it: thrown out that cucumber or head of lettuce that sat, forgotten, at the back of the refrigerator until it was past its prime. 

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Published August 29, 2019

STERLING HEIGHTS — An annual tradition that brings senior health front and center is adding another year to its history in Sterling Heights.

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Published August 29, 2019

WARREN — The relationship between what you eat and how you feel will be the subject of a new series of events at Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital in Warren beginning Sept. 21.

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Published August 27, 2019

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Megan Ritz remembers when her hair fell out. She told herself it wasn’t permanent.

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Published August 27, 2019

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MACOMB COUNTY — The seventh annual Ride 4 Recovery bike trek will take place Sunday, Sept. 29, on the Macomb Orchard Trail in Richmond.

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Published August 26, 2019

MADISON HEIGHTS — An upcoming event by the Madison Heights/Hazel Park Chamber of Commerce will equip businesses with the tools and knowledge they need to save people suffering from the effects of an opioid overdose.

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Published August 21, 2019

METRO DETROIT — It’s the fastest growing sport in the world, but you don’t need to be a superstar athlete to play roller derby.

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Published August 20, 2019

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP — On Aug. 7, doctors at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township performed the first two catheter-based replacements of aortic heart valves.

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Published August 20, 2019

ROCHESTER HILLS — Oakland University students, staff and visitors can now head outside to get a full body workout on campus in just seven minutes.

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Published August 20, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Thursday, Aug. 15, Beaumont Health and WellStreet opened their 13th and largest urgent care facility at Woodward Corners, a development that includes retail, restaurants and a Meijer at 13 Mile Road and Woodward Avenue.

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Published August 13, 2019

ROYAL OAK — On Aug. 24, thousands of walkers will join together at the Detroit Zoo in conjunction with more than 600 communities across the country to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

 

 

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