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Obese White Women Shy Away From Colon Cancer Screenings
Obese White Women Shy Away From Colon Cancer Screenings
Research conducted recently show that obese, white, women, are less  likely than normal-weight white women or blacks of any weight or gender to  seek potentially life-saving colon cancer screenings.  The reluctance on their part is particularly serious because obesity is associated  with a higher risk for colon cancer and an increased risk of death from the disease...
BANG Blow Dry Bar Opens Up In Grand Rapids’ Heartside District
BANG Blow Dry Bar Opens Up In Grand Rapids’ Heartside District
Maybe you thought the same thing when you read this headline, "What is a blow dry bar?" Well, I was reading an article about this new place on Rapid Growth Media's website and it piqued my interest. It sounds like an interesting concept.  The article talked about reintroducing that time when women used to get their hair washed and styled every week.  When I read that, I thought to mysel
Innovative Real Estate Program Helps Grand Rapids Senior Citizens Sell 75 Homes During Recession
Innovative Real Estate Program Helps Grand Rapids Senior Citizens Sell 75 Homes During Recession
Back in 2008, Holland Home was one of the first retirement communities in the nation to create a guaranteed real estate program for senior citizens who wanted to move into one of its communities but were hampered by an unfavorable housing market.  Earlier this month, Holland Home celebrated the 75th home sold through this initiative.
Two Of My Longtime Listeners Who Met On eHarmony!
Two Of My Longtime Listeners Who Met On eHarmony!
Yes, I see all the television commercial about how eHarmony is different than other dating services but I figured it was just a commercial.  I had never met anyone personally who met anyone special on eHarmony so I had my doubts of whether it really works or not. A couple years ago Brandon & Kelli stopped out to see me at a remote broadcast I was doing at D & W or Meijer.  I remember askin
The 68th Annual Rockford Santa Claus Parade [Gallery]
The 68th Annual Rockford Santa Claus Parade [Gallery]
The River's Kim Carson and Tom Cook braved the rain Saturday morning to take part in the 68th Annual Rockford Santa Claus Parade. Of course, the big man in red was there, as well as tons of other awesome entries, including  The River’s special Christmas 2011 Chrysler 200 convertible, imported from Detroit by Harold Zeigler Chryler Dodge Jeep in Grandville and Rev Business Solutions! Families were
How To Avoid Or Get Rid Of Workplace Stress
How To Avoid Or Get Rid Of Workplace Stress
Three quarters of Americans list work as a significant source of stress.  To read some of these statistics and some of the suggestions to ease your stress at work, well they are nothing short of laughable. Read this and see if you agree. I guess the American Psychological Society must be talking to a small pod of people who really don't represent the real walking, talking Americans I talk to onli

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