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Save Your Skin From the Ravages of Cold Weather

Save Your Skin From the Ravages of Cold Weather

Winter can be hard on your skin, but you can take steps to keep it soft and supple, dermatologists say.

Too Much Screen Time a Damper on Child's Development

Too Much Screen Time a Damper on Child's Development

Young children spend a lot of time fiddling with smartphones, tapping away at tablets and staring at TV screens.

New Resolve for New Year's Resolutions

New Resolve for New Year's Resolutions

What would New Year's be without resolutions? But the way you approach change can make the difference between reaching successful milestones and abandoning your resolutions faster than you can say...

A Unique Birth Condition for a Unique Little Girl

A Unique Birth Condition for a Unique Little Girl

In a conversation with Vive Michigan Magazine, Holly Anderton told us the story of Gwynnie, her three-year-old daughter born with Cornelia de Lange Syndrome, a genetic condition that changed her...

Grand Rapids Startup Teaches Computer Coding Computer Coding to Students

Grand Rapids Startup Teaches Computer Coding Computer Coding to Students

Loop Coding Center, a local startup, is filing the diversity gap in the technology workforce by teaching Latino and other minorities computer coding skills, for them to enter the market...

Keep Halloween Spooky, But Safe

Keep Halloween Spooky, But Safe

Kids may encounter some scary surprises on Halloween, but they shouldn't get injured while they go trick-or-treating.

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Hydrate Right, Your Kidneys Will Thank You

Hydrate Right, Your Kidneys Will Thank You

Downing the wrong type of drink when you exercise could put you at risk of kidney disease, a new study warns.

Unfit Teens Often Grow Into Sickly Middle Age, Study Shows

Unfit Teens Often Grow Into Sickly Middle Age, Study Shows

Teen boys who are unfit and/or obese have higher odds for chronic disease and disability as adults, according to a large Swedish study.

Does Social Media Push Teens to Depression? New Study Says No

Does Social Media Push Teens to Depression? New Study Says No

Time spent on Instagram, Snapchat or Facebook probably isn't driving teenagers to depression, a new study contends.

Flu Season Far From Over, CDC Says

Flu Season Far From Over, CDC Says

Though much of the United States is in the grip of the flu, the season hasn't peaked yet, health officials said Friday.

What You Can Do to Prevent Diabetes

What You Can Do to Prevent Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes has reached alarming numbers in the United States. But you can prevent or delay it through healthy eating and active living, an expert suggests.

AAP: Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule for 2019 is Released

AAP: Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule for 2019 is Released

The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a policy statement that describes the recommended 2019 immunization schedule for children and adolescents.

Sports

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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

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Ene2019
Strike Up the Band for Better Grades

Strike Up the Band for Be...

Not every budding musician will become a rock star, but studying music has brain bonuses for kids, even those who don't take up an instrument until their teen years.

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.

Health

13
Feb2019
Mammograms Helped Save Up to 600,000 U.S. Lives Since 1989: Study

Mammograms Helped Save Up to 6...

Widespread mammography screening and big advances in breast cancer treatment have saved hundreds of thousands of American women's lives since 1989, a new study estimates.

01
Feb2019
Can Strict Blood Pressure Control Lower Dementia Risk?

Can Strict Blood Pressure Cont...

Tight control of your blood pressure won't necessarily spare you from full-blown dementia, a new trial concludes.

15
Ene2019
Make Cancer Prevention a Priority in 2019

Make Cancer Prevention a Prior...

If one of your resolutions for 2019 is to improve your health, reducing your risk of cancer should be part of that goal, a cancer expert says.

11
Ene2019
Sleep Patterns May Offer Clues to Alzheimer's

Sleep Patterns May Offer Clues...

Poor sleep is common among Alzheimer's patients, and researchers say they're beginning to understand why.

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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Save Your Skin From...

Winter can be hard on your skin, but you can take steps to keep it soft and supple, dermatologists s...

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Ene2019

Too Much Screen Time...

Young children spend a lot of time fiddling with smartphones, tapping away at tablets and staring at...

03
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New Resolve for New...

What would New Year's be without resolutions? But the way you approach change can make the differenc...

13
Nov2018

A Unique Birth Condi...

In a conversation with Vive Michigan Magazine, Holly Anderton told us the story of Gwynnie, her thre...