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4 Ways To Beat Holiday Stress

4 Ways To Beat Holiday Stress

The holidays are supposed to be relaxing, joyous and fun, but for millions of Americans they bring stress, anxiety and even depression.Numerous studies have shown upwards of 70 percent of...

Save Money when Decorating and Giving this Holiday Season

Save Money when Decorating and Giving this Holiday Season

Putting up strings of holiday lights and giving special gifts to family and friends are holiday traditions for many. Before you deck the halls this year, consider how your decorations...

Latinos: Loneliness, poor ethnic identity contribute to suicide risks

Latinos: Loneliness, poor ethnic identity contribute to suicide risks

Suicide is a serious mental health issue among college students, especially Latinos who may struggle with belonging to their ethnic group.

Nature Walks Nurture Family Bonds

Nature Walks Nurture Family Bonds

Taking short walks together in nature can strengthen family ties, new research suggests.

Prep, Patience Help Keep the Family Peace at Thanksgiving

Prep, Patience Help Keep the Family Peace at Thanksgiving

Want to keep things peaceful when your family gathers for Thanksgiving? It's possible. "There are a lot of reasons why your emotions might be a bit more on edge during...

CDC Wants America to Eat Its Fruits & Veggies

CDC Wants America to Eat Its Fruits & Veggies

Fruits and vegetables can be delicious and nutritious -- but too many Americans are still passing them by, a new report finds.

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For Teens, Vaping Today May Lead to Smoking Tomorrow

For Teens, Vaping Today May Lead to Smoking Tomorrow

The e-cigarette may not be just a "healthier alternative" to smoking for teens. New research shows that teens who vape may be more apt to use tobacco cigarettes later on.

60 Percent of U.S. Kids Could Be Obese by Age 35

60 Percent of U.S. Kids Could Be Obese by Age 35

The majority of children growing up in America today will be obese by age 35, a new computer analysis predicts.

Does 'Smartphone Addiction' Show Up in Teens' Brains?

Does 'Smartphone Addiction' Show Up in Teens' Brains?

Teens fixated on their smartphones experience changes to their brain chemistry that mirror those prompted by addiction, a new study suggests.

Who's Most Distracted Behind the Wheel?

Who's Most Distracted Behind the Wheel?

Texting, talking on cellphones, eating, drinking -- distractions such as these are a driving hazard, and are more likely to occur among young men, new research shows.

For Seniors, Any Physical Activity Is Better Than None

For Seniors, Any Physical Activity Is Better Than None

Don't try saying you're too tired or too busy to exercise, especially after that calorie-laden Thanksgiving dinner.

The Booze You Choose Can Sway Your Mood

The Booze You Choose Can Sway Your Mood

The booze you choose can frequently steer your mood, according to a new global survey.

Sports

21
Nov2017
What It Takes to Get Teens Moving

What It Takes to Get...

Teens with friends are active teens, a new study suggests.

02
Oct2017
Overuse Injuries Don't Impact Young Football Players

Overuse Injuries Don...

Overuse injuries do not appear to be a major problem among young football players, according to a new study.

21
Ago2017
Hydration for Athletes

Hydration for Athlet...

Whether you’re a serious athlete or simply exercise for recreation, it’s important to stay hydrated. Good hydration means getting the right amount of water before, during, and after exercise. Water regulates...

12
Jul2017
Common Sports Injuries

Common Sports Injuri...

If you play sports, you already know the benefits of getting exercise while doing something you love. But even though you are doing something good for your body, you could be putting it at risk, too. Sports injuries side...

Education

03
Oct2017
Bilingual Kids Learn New Languages Better

Bilingual Kids Learn New...

Bilingual children have an easier time learning additional languages later in life than those who speak only one language, researchers report.

06
Sep2017
STATEMENT ON DACA FROM PRESIDENT MARK SCHLISSEL

STATEMENT ON DACA FROM PR...

Dear Students: We are deeply disappointed in today’s announcement that the administration will end DACA, the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program. We want to assure everyone in the University of Michigan f...

14
Ago2017
Calming Those Back-to-School Jitters

Calming Those Back-to-Sch...

Many children look forward to heading back to school, but an expert in child psychology notes that the new school year can cause anxiety for some kids.

10
Ago2017
Teaching love of science from the ground up

Teaching love of science...

U-Michigan student brings STEM education to Latin America In a high school classroom in Lima, Peru, a group of students are programming a 3-D printer they will soon use to print out Yoda from Star Wars, Game of Thrones l...

Health

08
Dic2017
Gene Discovery May Help Fight Alzheimer's

Gene Discovery May Help Fight...

Alzheimer's disease has long remained a deadly mystery.

05
Dic2017
Flu Can Have Dangerous Domino Effect on Older Adults

Flu Can Have Dangerous Domino...

Even months after recovering from the flu, older people remain at increased risk for a heart attack, stroke or disability, a doctor who specializes in infectious diseases warns.

01
Dic2017
6 Percent of Cancers Caused by Excess Weight, Diabetes

6 Percent of Cancers Caused by...

Here's a seriously good reason to watch your diet: Excess weight and diabetes cause nearly 6 percent of cancers worldwide, a new study reports.

30
Nov2017
Arthritis No Longer Just a Disease of the Old

Arthritis No Longer Just a Dis...

More younger Americans experience the aches and pains of arthritis than once thought.

About Vive Michigan Bilingual Magazine

Vive Michigan Bilingual Magazine is a free monthly publication that reaches Kent County’s residents in West Michigan,  dedicated to family themes in a variety of topics. Every month and during the year, we publish stories that promote local education, wellness, sports, healthy eating, finances, home ownership,  fitness, local events and more.

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Latest Articles

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Dic2017

4 Ways To Beat Holid...

The holidays are supposed to be relaxing, joyous and fun, but for millions of Americans they bring s...

09
Dic2017

Save Money when Deco...

Putting up strings of holiday lights and giving special gifts to family and friends are holiday trad...

07
Dic2017

Latinos: Loneliness,...

Suicide is a serious mental health issue among college students, especially Latinos who may struggle...

27
Nov2017

Nature Walks Nurture...

Taking short walks together in nature can strengthen family ties, new research suggests.