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Businesses in Franklin Asked to Close Pending More Air Quality Tests

March 3rd 2018

Businesses in Franklin Asked to Close Pending More Air Quality Tests (Oakland County Healthy Division, March 3, 2018) Franklin, MI – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services notified Oakland County Health Division yesterday afternoon of a vapor intrusion involving the chemicals Trichloroethylene (TCE) and Tetrachloroethylene (PCE) in the Franklin Village Plaza at 32716-32744 […]

World of Wellness Expo in Royal Oak Feb. 3

January 19th 2018

World of Wellness Expo in Royal Oak Feb. 3 Royal Oak, MI – The Alliance of Coalitions for Healthy Communities (ACHC) is partnering up with several health care professionals to bring you the World of Wellness (WoW). Utilizing a TED Talk type model, we are bringing together health care providers to instruct and lead an […]

Sugar Packets and Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia

October 14th 2017

Sugar Packets & Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 14, 2017) Novi, MI – Loretta and Gregory were married at the age of 16, over 40 years ago, and have always been true to each other.  Yet as Gregory began to age, Alzheimer’s started to take its toll and […]

Clarkston For Life – City-wide Health Initiative Kicks Off

June 29th 2017

Clarkston For Life – City-wide Health Initiative Kicks Off (Mark H. Stowers, July 1, 2017) Clarkston, MI – In 2016, Michigan ranked 39th in the State Well Being Rankings (Hawaii was first and West Virginia was last) according to a Gallup and Healthways report. In an effort to help change that ranking and other similar […]

Resources for Free or Low Cost Mental Health Counseling

May 18th 2017

Resources for Adults Seeking Counseling (Nan Kerr-Mueller, orig. Dec 2016) Oakland County, MI – Last month I started a quest to find some counseling help for a young adult in my life. They did not currently have health insurance and were having trouble finding someone that would see them. I started with Easter Seals as […]

Resources for Good Health Shared at Holly Health Fair

March 27th 2017

Resources for Good Health Shared at Holly Health Fair (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 27, 2017) Holly, MI – There are many ways to be healthy, and the second annual Holly Health and Wellness Fair demonstrated over two dozen of them. ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR STACEY STACKLEY Among the tables of that vendors at Saturday’s event was Zumba […]

Ferndale Celebrates Health and Wellness Businesses

March 15th 2017

Ferndale Celebrates Health and Wellness Businesses (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2017) Ferndale, MI – “I love having a space to do what I love to do.  It doesn’t seem like work, ever,” said Heather Cutlip of Little Lotus Salon in Downtown Ferndale.  “I love that it’s a space where people can get the tools […]

Holly Health and Wellness Fair March 25

March 7th 2017

Holly Health and Wellness Fair March 25 (EVENT page) Holly, MI – The Holly Area Chamber of Commerce and The Holly Area Community Area Coalition will be holding our 2nd Annual Holly Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday March 25 from 11am to 4pm at Karl Richter Community Center 300 East Street, Holly, MI 48442.  […]

Healthy Happy Ferndale Expo March 10

March 2nd 2017

Healthy Happy Ferndale Expo March 10 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Healthy Happy Ferndale is an expo presented by the Ferndale DDA , featuring Ferndale’s many diverse businesses dedicated to health, wellness and green economy! Learn more about healthy eating options, yoga, massage, fitness, organic products and more! The event will take place Friday, March […]

Angel Kisses 8th Annual Fundraiser Feb. 11

February 3rd 2017

Angel Kisses 8th Annual Fundraiser Feb. 11 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Angel Kisses 8th Annual Fundraiser Feb. 11, 2017 – 4pm to 11pm  The Loving Touch 22634 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI  48220 To fund Michigan-based programs that improve care available to families who experience perinatal loss, with a focus on babies delivered during the […]