Health

Calvin Johnson
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February 21, 2019 - 1:44 pm
The former Lion and his wife have registered the Bloomfield Hills business as Michigan Community Collective.
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February 20, 2019 - 11:52 am
Meijer wants to help keep unused medicine out of the wrong hands.
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In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump declares a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo Evan Vucci, File)
February 19, 2019 - 6:38 am
Attorney General Dana Nessel called Trump's declaration "a manufactured crisis."
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In this May 19, 2015 file photo, a nuclear medicine technologist makes a PET scan of a patient at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. Depression has long been linked to certain cognitive problems, and now researchers at Yale University are using PET scans to study key brain connections and try to find out why. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 16, 2019 - 12:17 pm
Scientists peeking inside living brains to study depression are finding some worrisome clues.
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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonies from a Seattle, Washington hospital patient grow in a blood agar plate at a local lab. The white areas around the colonies indicate where MRSA infection is attacking and destroying the red blood cells. (Photo by Mike Siegel/Seattle Times/MCT/Sipa USA)
February 14, 2019 - 7:41 am
A new study finds a way for people to cut their risk of developing a dangerous superbug infection after leaving the hospital.
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unhealthy eating
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Dr. Deanna Lites
February 12, 2019 - 12:23 pm
"It was really the more you ate the worse it was."
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marijuana
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February 12, 2019 - 9:48 am
The proposed changes come a decade after medical marijuana was legalized.
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February 11, 2019 - 4:15 pm
February is American Heart Month
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FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 file photo, Brian Madeux, starts to receive the first human gene editing therapy for Hunter syndrome, as his girlfriend, Marcie Humphrey, left, applauds at the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital in Oakland, Calif. At right is nurse practitioner Jacqueline Madden. On Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, scientists gave an update on the first effort to edit genes, or permanently change the DNA, of about a dozen adults, including Madeux, with metabolic diseases. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
February 07, 2019 - 12:05 pm
Scientists think they have achieved the first gene editing inside the body, altering DNA in adults to try to treat a disease, although it's too soon to know if this will help. Preliminary results suggest that two men with a rare disorder now have a corrective gene at very low levels, which may not...
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Sandra McNeill
February 07, 2019 - 5:00 am
"What children need their parents to do is to notice and respond to their feelings."
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