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  • Tips For Driving In Inclement Weather

    Tips For Driving In Inclement Weather

    The holidays are upon us. This means that we will be going over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house. This time of year also means the chance for blustery skies, slick roads, and whiteout conditions. We’ll share with you how you can prepare yourself for driving in this winter season, and how

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  • Surviving Winter Hazards

    Surviving Winter Hazards

    Winters get cold here in Michigan. It is important that you get ready for this winter weather to ensure you and your family’s health and safety. Think about all of the hazards that you can come across and put together an action plan to tackle the cold. What are some of the winter hazards you

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  • October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. According to breastcancer.org, 1 out of every 8 women will develop invasive breast cancer over their lifetime. 1 in 8. A man’s lifetime risk of breast cancer is 1 in 1,000. The first recorded case of breast cancer was found in 1600 BC in ancient Egypt (www.maurerfoundation.org). With the advances in medicine and detection,

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  • Maintaining Good Health As We Age

    Maintaining Good Health As We Age

    In your 20s you felt on top of the world. In your mind you were invincible, able to take whatever came your way. As you began to leave your 30s and enter your 40s, the word invincible became less of a symbol of yourself and more of a wish. Aches and pains might have started

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  • HOW TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

    HOW TECHNOLOGY IS CHANGING WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

    The general evolution of technology has been developing and advancing at a relatively rapid pace, especially in relation to the previous few decades. As technology advances and we have increased access to virtually unlimited information at our fingertips through smart phones and computers, the healthcare industry is taking note and following suit. Specifically, the workers’

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