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Mom Escorted out of Hospital Waiting Room for Nursing her Baby

A Texas mom was breastfeeding her four-month-old baby while waiting to see her doctor last week. The staff asked her to stop, cover up, or move to another feeding area and she refused. What happened next?  She was escorted out by Security.

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How Michigan is Preparing for Ebola

Michigan officials, hospitals, organizations, and health care workers are preparing for Ebola.

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Doctor in New York City Tests Positive for Ebola

On Thursday night, officials announced the first case of Ebola to hit New York City.

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Saturday, October 25 is Make a Difference Day in Grand Rapids

Now HEAR this! This Saturday, October 25 is an important day in Grand Rapids.

Throughout West Michigan, The Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services and Quota Club will collect used hearing aids and refurbish them for people in West Michigan who have hearing loss and cannot afford to purchase aids.

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Good News About Ebola, at Last

After weeks of concern, worry and then near panic over the deadly Ebola virus, there is finally some good news that will (hopefully) relieve some of the lingering fear of a broader epidemic.

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It’s National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week

This week is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, with a theme, “Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future.”  There are many ways parents can reduce a child’s exposure to lead and prevent its serious health effects.

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New Research Shows Memory Loss From Alzheimer’s May Be Reversible

Encouraging new research may show that it’s possible to reverse the memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease—if it’s caught early.

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LittleBee80, ThinkStock
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Flu Levels Remain Low In West Michigan

Reports of flu-like symptoms remain low in West Michigan and the entire country.

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German Red Cross Trains Ebola Volunteers
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Ebola! Worried? Here are Things you Should Know

Ebola is all over the headlines lately. Here are some helpful facts about the deadly disease (that you're not going to catch).

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Health Care in Michigan Gets Boost From Blue Cross Blue Shield

For the 10th year in a row, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is helping to fund more than 50 free medical clinics across Michigan to help the uninsured get the care they need.

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Breast Cancer by the Numbers

Only by knowing the statistics of breast cancer will we be able to better arm ourselves against it.

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Second Texas Healthcare Worker Tests Positive For Ebola
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2nd Dallas Hospital Worker Tests Positive for Ebola; Was on Plane Two Days Ago

A second health worker at Dallas Presbyterian Health Hospital was diagnosed with Ebola on Wednesday morning. Apparently the nurse had traveled by air from Cleveland on Monday.

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