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Decade-Long Friends Get Organs From Same Donor At Same Time

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Two longtime acquaintances who received organ transplants from Spectrum Health found their organs were from the same donor.

Gordon Veldman, 67, and Fred Nelis, 60, met through family friends about 10 years ago but hadn’t had much contact in recent years. 611 more words


WMSBF Members Highlighted in Grand Rapids State of City Address

Mayor George Heartwell highlighted three WMSBF members in his State of the City Address this morning as he introduced his new climate change initiative.  Excerpt shown below. 210 more words

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Presentations from January Meeting

West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum’s January meeting was a luncheon on energy efficiency and internal green revolving funds featuring case studies from Calvin College and Spectrum Health.   60 more words

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WMSBF January: Energy Efficiency Funds at Calvin and Spectrum Health

West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum will present a luncheon on energy efficiency and internal green revolving funds at its next monthly on Monday, January 12 at the Prince Conference Center at Calvin College. 171 more words

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West Michigan hospitals responding to flu epidemic

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — West Michigan health officials are saying that the number of flu patients being treated at area hospitals is increasing at a rapid rate. 269 more words


New Spectrum Health Sustainability Video

Check out this new video from Spectrum Health on its latest sustainability initiatives, also featuring WMSBF members Rapid Group, West Michigan Environmental Action Council, and Comprenew.

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Looking at hip health

WEST MICHIGAN — FOX 17 talks with Dr. Olusanjo Adeoye with Spectrum Health Medical Group about hip health in this Medical Moment. 15 more words

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