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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.

Grand Rapids Community College: Carlos Sanchez Wants to Be the First Latino to Be Elected Member of the Board of Trustees

Grand Rapids Community College: Carlos Sanchez Wants to Be the First Latino to Be Elected Member of the Board of Trustees

On November 6, general elections will be held to elect two Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) board members. Carlos Sanchez wants to fill one of the vacancies.

Local First, 15 Years Supporting Local Businesses in West Michigan

Local First, 15 Years Supporting Local Businesses in West Michigan

Local First is a buy-local group based in Grand Rapids that represents some 800 independent locally owned businesses in the region.

West Michigan Business Leader Helps Owners and Executives Build Their Firm’s Legacy

West Michigan Business Leader Helps Owners and Executives Build Their Firm’s Legacy

Steve Johandes wants to pass on his learning and insights to a new generation of leaders, business executives and entrepreneurs.

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U.S. Flu Activity Low Right Now, but Rising: CDC

U.S. Flu Activity Low Right Now, but Rising: CDC

Flu season is getting off to a slow but steady start, a U.S. health official said Friday.

Healthy Sleep Habits for Kids Pay Off

Healthy Sleep Habits for Kids Pay Off

Good sleep routines can help children get the rest they need, researchers say.

Break a Sweat Over the Holidays, but Do It Safely

Break a Sweat Over the Holidays, but Do It Safely

It's great to get exercise during the holidays, as long as you take steps to avoid injuries, a sports medicine expert says.

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Odds of Breast Cancer's Return

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Odds of Breast Cancer's Return

There's more evidence that when a survivor of early stage breast cancer takes up healthy eating and regular exercise, the odds of the disease returning go down.

Vapers May Prompt Smokers to Quit: Study

Vapers May Prompt Smokers to Quit: Study

Could vapers be a good influence on smokers?

Only Endurance Exercise May Slow Aging

Only Endurance Exercise May Slow Aging

Running, swimming, cycling and other types of endurance exercise can slow cellular aging, but strength training may not, a new study suggests.

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

14
Dic2018
Obesity to Blame for Almost 1 in 25 Cancers Worldwide

Obesity to Blame for Almost 1...

Overweight and obesity accounted for nearly 4 percent of all cancers globally in 2012, and that rate is likely to rise in coming decades, a new study suggests.

12
Dic2018
30 Million Americans Now Have Diabetes

30 Million Americans Now Have...

1 in 7 Americans has diabetes, and many don't even know they have the blood sugar disease, a new report shows.

10
Dic2018
Obesity Boosts Childhood Asthma Risk by 30 Percent

Obesity Boosts Childhood Asthm...

The wheezy lung disease asthma is yet one more problem linked to excess weight in childhood, a new study suggests.

06
Dic2018
U.S. Autism Rate Rises to 1 in 40 Children: Report

U.S. Autism Rate Rises to 1 in...

A new government study finds that roughly 1 in 40 American children has autism, a huge jump from the previous estimate of 1 in every 59 children.

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

13
Nov2018

A Unique Birth Condi...

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

05
Nov2018

Grand Rapids Startup...

Loop Coding Center, a local startup, is filing the diversity gap in the technology workforce by teac...

30
Oct2018

Keep Halloween Spook...

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

13
Sep2018

Grand Rapids Communi...

On November 6, general elections will be held to elect two Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) boa...