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Sweet Baby Hears his Mother’s Voice for the First Time [Video]

Get the Kleenex because you're going to need them when you watch this sweet video.

It's the moment an Australian baby named Jordan Blair hears his mother's voice for the first time. Jordan was born with hearing loss and with the help of an audiologist, was fitted with hearing aids and was finally able to hear for the first time.

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Community Health Center Provides Services To Needy As Supreme Court Debates Healthcare Reform Law
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Michigan Dental Program to Provide Care for Patients With HIV/AIDS

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has announced a new program that will provide residents living with HIV/AIDS greater access to dental care.

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Meijer Recalls Their Salads & Sandwiches Due to Salmonella Risk

Meijer, Inc has issued a recall on nine (9) of their salads and sandwiches do to a potential salmonella contamination.

According to Meijer's website, the "Markets of Meijer" branded salads and sandwiches were sold in all their stores between Wednesday, July 20 and Monday, July 25...

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Gilda’s Club Looking for Volunteers

Gilda's Club Grand Rapids, the free cancer support organization, needs your help! They are recruiting volunteers for this year’s West Side Walk for Gilda’s!

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First Human Case of West Nile Virus for 2016 in Michigan

On Friday, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services confirmed the state’s first human case of West Nile virus for 2016.

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Flint Continues To Struggle With Water Contamination Crisis
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Genesee County has First Confirmed Case of Legionnaires’ Disease This Year

Yesterday, an older adult resident in Genesee County was confirmed as the county's first Legionnaires’ disease case this year by the Genesee County Health Department and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS).

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How Tough do you Think you Are? As Tough as a Marine?

So, you think you're pretty tough, do you. You're in pretty good shape, right? Do you think you could measure up to the Marines?

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Best Outdoor Grilling Dinner I’ve Had and it’s so Easy [Video]

How was your 4th of July? Fun? Full of food, family, fireworks, and, more food?

Yep, ours too. Family, food, maybe a little wine or something, and lots of laughs. Earlier last week, we were discussing what to cook, when daughter Molly suggested something she saw on the website Delish.com. We decided to go for it, and WOW, it was out of this world, and, so easy. It's a shrimp boil of sorts, on the grill.

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GVSU Using Horses for Speech Therapy [Photos]

A Grand Valley State University professor is using an emerging speech-language therapy technique to help her patients improve their speech. She's using horses.

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Do You Take Naps? The Shorter the Nap the Better…for Your Health

This is awful news for nap lovers ... New research shows that napping is bad for us. Well, sort of.

All of us in Morning Radio feel sleep deprived, and probably try to take a nap, I know I do, just revive ourselves. Ahhh, that wonderful snooze, that, as it turns out, if too long, is bad for our health.

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Love Michigan and Save a Life With a Blood Donation

A Michigan summer is a beautiful thing. So is saving a life.

That is why Michigan Blood is inviting all of us to celebrate both during Michigan Blood’s ‘Love Michigan’ blood drives throughout the state over the Fourth of July weekend, June 30 – July  4.

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Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Ranked Among Best in Nation

We are so blessed with excellent health care here in Grand Rapids and West Michigan. We have top hospitals, doctors, research centers, medical school, and so much more, like one of the top Children's Hospitals in the country, Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

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