Health officials in Leelanau County are urging beach-goers to avoid full-body contact with the water at two beaches in Suttons Bay, because of E. Coli concerns.
Health care officials say a mosquito sampling in Saginaw this week tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Officials are urging residents to cover up and use repellent this holiday weekend. Read more
Health officials say more than half a million dollars in grant money is being used for a program in Pellston and Mancelona. It aims to integrate physical and mental health care for youth. Read more
Governor Rick Snyder says a deal with a private contractor to provide food for state prisons could be terminated if there are future problems with the company. Aramark Food Services was awarded the $145 million, three-year contract last December. But the arrangement has been beset by problems since then.
Bay County Health officials are working this summer to keep mercury out of the environment. Read more
Our nation’s capital this week will host hospital administrators and families from Michigan and around the country for what’s called the Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Day. Read more
Central Michigan University is searching for a new Dean of its College of Medicine. Read more
A report from the Michigan League for Public Policy compares maternal and infant well-being in the state’s former industrial centers to out-county areas.
Earlier this year we told you about Central Michigan University’s plan to provide mobile health care to Michigan. Read more
Since the rollout of the Federal Affordable Care Act, Michigan residents have new health options to explore. Read more