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Strokes Steal 8 Years' Worth Of Brain Function, New Study Suggests

Effect is similar for older blacks & whites, U-M and VA team finds.

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Having a stroke ages a person’s brain function by almost eight years, new research finds – robbing them of memory and thinking speed as measured on cognitive tests. 694 more words

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Livonia's athletic trainers work hard to keep athletes on field

For the trio of Livonia public high school athletic trainers, many days start with the early-morning buzz of an alarm clock and end several hours later with the buzz of a fourth-quarter or third-period game clock. 860 more words


After overcoming rare diagnosis, health scare returns for Ada athlete

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ADA, Mich. (WZZM) — In July 2015, AnnaLee’s family tells WZZM the debilitating symptoms have returned without warning. 1,261 more words


Michigan Nurses, University Sign Ebola Contract

ANN ARBOR (AP) – The University of Michigan Health System and the state’s largest nurses union have signed a contract that protects nurses who care for Ebola patients. 262 more words