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Dominican Sisters Offer Home Care For Seniors

So many times old people want to live in their own home but are not not capable of doing it without a little extra helping hand.  Well, Domincan sisters are stepping up to lend that helping hand in the way of care for in home senio

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Cooking With Carson Fast And Easy Chicken Soup![video]

Okay, so Sunday I decide I need to make some good old fashioned chicken soup!  What I do is prepare a big pot, freeze it in proper portion sizes and enjoy:-)  This is a fast easy way to make the soup with a rotisserie type flavor to it

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Susan G. Koman Walk & Sheila Wright Has A Story Worth Listening To…..

The Susan G. Koman Walk in Tomorrow and Sheila will be walking in it with close to 20 people who love her.  I read about Sheila' Wright's story online at www.supportforsheila.org This woman is fighti

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Join WZZM 13′s Val Lego On Her ArtPrize Urban Adventure

It appears to be a feat for the not so fainthearted.  WZZM 13 Reporter Val lego is combining downtown Grand Rapids, with art and adventure.  Are you up to it?  You will be required to move and it will take about 4 hours to do.

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Gaining / Losing Weight Via Television

Isn't it interesting that much of America has a diet issue, yet we have two cooking networks on cable TV and ABC soon begins it's all-cooking daytime TV line-up? And at the same time, we have TV shows like "Biggest Loser."

Reality shows focused on weight loss affect more than just the participants. According to a new Thomson Reuters poll, 57-percent of the people who regularly watch these types of shows say the programs have influenced the way they eat. In addition, 48-percent report they've been inspired to change their exercise habits. The affects are the most pronounced on those medically considered to be overweight or obese, and on viewers 35 and younger.

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Save a Life. You Can Do It.

Couple great stories the past few days about everyday people becoming life-saving heroes. You've seen video of the bystanders pulling that burning car off a motorcycle crash victim. Amazing stuff. Last Saturday, a Notre Dame fan was given CPR at Michigan Stadium by a t

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Bike Lanes In Grand Rapids Making Roads Safer For Bicyclists And Drivers

I'm thrilled to see so many people biking around during rush hour traffic.  Thrilled I tell you.  Not so thrilled though when they are driving around in a car lane as if they are a car.  It's dangerous for the bicyclist and the other drivers in automobiles

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Bullying! Teach Kids To Fight Back Without Throwing A Punch

It's a concept that focuses on building confidence and self esteem.  It's kind of like this, I think; If you know you can destroy someone if you need to, you don't really need to prove that to anyone any longer

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NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell Reveals She Has Breast Cancer on Air [VIDEO]

Andrea Mitchell, chief foreign affairs correspondent for NBC News and host of ‘Andrea Mitchell Reports,’ revealed that she’s recently been diagnosed with breast cancer. Mitchell, 64, made the announcement at the end of her show on Wednesday.

According to Mitchell, the disease has not spread and her prognosis is excellent. It was detected, she said, during a routine screening.

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Are You Suffering for ‘Sitting Disease’?

What are you doing while you're reading this story?  Chances are you're sitting down.

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Celiac Disease Is On The Rise, In Staggering Numbers. Why?

I know more people who have celiac disease. I know of some who are managing the symptoms with food changes, while others are medicating, to treat and relieve the symptoms.  So think about it.  That icky feeling you have, might just be celiac disease; but, the good news is there is relief.

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Mayor Heartwell Chooses Grand Rapids – Not Mackinac Bridge for Labor Day Walk

Labor Day morning (September 5) at 8AM Mayor George Heartwell will lead the way across the Mackinac Bridge - right here in Grand Rapids.

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