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Commuters: Pedal Your Way to Better Heart Health

Commuters: Pedal Your Way to Better Heart Health

Ditching the car and biking or walking to work just might cut your risk of developing heart disease and even dying from it.

Three brilliant business moms are changing the local entrepreneurial scene in Grand Rapids

 Three brilliant business  moms are changing the local entrepreneurial scene in Grand Rapids

In this edition of Vive Michigan Magazine, we feature 3 “Momtrepreneurs” that are successfully running their own start-ups. For them, becoming a mother has actually made them better leaders, better...

Wallace House Awards Press Freedom Fellowship to Emilio Gutiérrez Soto

Wallace House Awards Press Freedom Fellowship to Emilio Gutiérrez Soto

The Knight-Wallace Fellowships for Journalists at The University of Michigan has invited Emilio Gutiérrez Soto to join its 2018-19 Fellowship class as a Senior Press Freedom Fellow. Gutiérrez, a Mexican...

Outdoor Job? Skin Cancer Can Take a Hefty Toll

Outdoor Job? Skin Cancer Can Take a Hefty Toll

Construction workers, farmers and others who work in the sun are at greater risk for skin cancer, according to researchers. And a new study reveals these job-related cancers cost nations...

Telltale Clues That Your Child Is Depressed

Telltale Clues That Your Child Is Depressed

Know what to look for if you suspect your child or teen may be depressed.

Why Does America Spend More on Health Care?

Why Does America Spend More on Health Care?

It's well-known that the United States spends a lot more for its health care than other industrialized nations do.

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New Guidelines Mean 1 in 3 Adults May Need Blood Pressure Meds

New Guidelines Mean 1 in 3 Adults May Need Blood Pressure Meds

One out of every three U.S. adults has high blood pressure that should be treated with medication, under guidelines recently adopted by the two leading heart health associations.

Yoga May Be Right Move Against Urinary Incontinence

Yoga May Be Right Move Against Urinary Incontinence

Yoga can help older women who fight frequent bouts of urinary incontinence, new research suggests.

Start Exercising to Cut Your Heart Failure Risk

Start Exercising to Cut Your Heart Failure Risk

Attention, middle-age couch potatoes: There's still time to lower your risk of heart failure, a condition affecting more than 5 million Americans.

Big Rise Seen in U.S. Kids, Teens Attempting Suicide

Big Rise Seen in U.S. Kids, Teens Attempting Suicide

In a troubling sign that anxiety and depression are taking hold of America's youth, new research shows a doubling since 2008 in the number of kids and teens who've been...

Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease, Experts Say

Eat Fish Twice a Week to Ward Off Heart Disease, Experts Say

There is more reason than ever for people to make fish a bigger part of their diets, according to the American Heart Association.

Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk

Dirty Air in Pregnancy May Raise Kid's Blood Pressure Risk

Breathing polluted air is never wise for anyone, but pregnant women may pay an especially unwanted price.

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

21
May2018
What Causes Cancer? Misconceptions Abound

What Causes Cancer? Misconcept...

Many people are clueless about what can actually cause cancer, a new study finds.

10
May2018
Depression May Dampen Memory

Depression May Dampen Memory

Depression may do more than darken your mood, with new research suggesting it might also sap your memory.

02
May2018
Mid-Life Stresses May Be Tied to Late-Life Dementia Risk

Mid-Life Stresses May Be Tied...

Anxiety during middle age might signal impending dementia, a new analysis suggests.

23
Abr2018
Got Asthma? Avoid Allergens

Got Asthma? Avoid Allergens

If you have asthma, it may help to reduce your exposure to allergens.

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

24
May2018

Commuters: Pedal You...

Ditching the car and biking or walking to work just might cut your risk of developing heart disease...

12
May2018

Three brilliant busi...

In this edition of Vive Michigan Magazine, we feature 3 “Momtrepreneurs” that are succes...

05
May2018

Wallace House Awards...

The Knight-Wallace Fellowships for Journalists at The University of Michigan has invited Emilio Guti...

01
May2018

Outdoor Job? Skin Ca...

Construction workers, farmers and others who work in the sun are at greater risk for skin cancer, ac...