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CMU students partner with Spectrum to tackle medical device issues

A medical group out of Grand Rapids is working to improve a device that has historically been associated with complications.

Courtesy of CMICH News

Courtesy of CMICH News

Instead of searching out medical students, they asked for help from CMU’s schools of Entrepreneurship and Engineering. Continue reading

New policies attempt to address the vaccination issue

vaccinationState health officials are just over a month into enforcing a new policy aimed at informing and providing parents with education on vaccinations.

The state is ramping up efforts to increase vaccination rates after Michigan ranked fourth-highest in the nation last year for vaccination waiver requests. Continue reading

Time for shots, flu season is underway

flu shotsWith the temperatures starting to drop, it’s time to bundle up…and get your flu shot. The flu season is underway.

Flu activity commonly peaks between December and February. But health officials say it can begin as early as October and last until May. Continue reading