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Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

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A new study in Clinical Infectious Diseases has found that enhanced flu vaccines might better protect elderly patients against the flu compared to standard-dose vaccines. Dr. Benjamin J. Cowling, the lead author of the study, says that the elderly population is disproportionately affected by the flu. This can be dangerous not only for elderly patients […]

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Millennial Home Buyers Want Green Homes, But Few Can Afford Them

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Dubbed ‘Generation Green,’ it’s no surprise that millennial home buyers are in the market for eco-friendly, energy-efficient housing. But, according to a recent report by the National Association of Home Builders, few Americans under 40 are able to afford green features. Results from NAHB’s 2019 report What Home Buyers Really Want show that 83% of […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

Michigan’s Flu Season Is Already In High Gear, Here’s How To Prevent It

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It’s officially flu season and those who haven’t yet gotten their flu shot might want to consider making an appointment. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, flu activity is at its highest level in five southeastern states and Puerto Rico. In the week ending November 23, up to 10 states had […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

Another Snowstorm Is On The Move, Michigan Police Urge Motorists To Be Safe

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The official start of winter might not be for another two weeks, but a harsh winter storm could be spreading heavy snow over the Upper Midwest again next week. According to AccuWeather, forecasters are currently monitoring a storm that, regardless of its intensity, could lead to significant lake-effect snow. Intense weather is expected to track […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

Despite Decline in Opioid Deaths, Black Michigan Residents Still Feel Negative Effects

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The global pharma industry is going strong, with a market predicted to reach $1.12 trillion in 2022. But one particularly problematic part of Big Pharma — prescription opioids — continues to negatively impact Americans. And while opioid deaths might be showing signs of decline, both nationwide and throughout the state of Michigan, there are demographics […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

Michigan Farmers Celebrate First Legal Hemp Harvest

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Although recreational cannabis isn’t legal quite yet in Michigan, the plant from which it comes is making major headway. This fall, the state’s first-ever legal crop of hemp is being harvested — and the possibilities are promising for local farmers. Last year, a statewide bill legalized hemp farming, which prompted the passage of the Michigan […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly

Michigan Software Company Launches Cost-Saving App For Trucking Companies

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With about 1.2 million trucking companies in the U.S. and 7.8 million people employed in trucking-related jobs (up 100,00 from the previous year), it’s fair to say that the trucking industry is doing well. And thanks to a new app from a Michigan software firm, trucking companies are about to get a lot more efficient. […]

Stronger Flu Vaccines Could Provide More Protection For Elderly