Health in Dearborn, MI

By Gino Blefari This week my travels found me first in Pittsburgh at the PPG Paints Arena, celebrating the acquisition of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty by Northwood Realty Se…

The Children’s Hospital of Michigan is pleased to announce the appointment of John Dentel, MD, as the Staff Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon.

Calories hide in unexpected places. An extra bite while cooking. Treats in the break room. Extra whipped cream on your iced mocha. Reduce your daily calorie intake — and your weight — with these 10 strategies from a registered dietitian and weight-loss expert.

Does digital eyestrain cause lasting damage to children's eyes? Should your child use reading glasses or computer glasses?

The information and misinformation surrounding hormone replacement therapy (HRT) as a treatment for menopause symptoms is vast. A certified nurse midwife and menopause treatment expert takes on the most common myths and why HRT shouldn't scare you.

Drinking water and staying hydrated is key to maintaining health. A new product dubbed alkaline water claims to do more than just that, with proponents saying it can balance your body’s pH, boost energy and stave off disease. Do these claims hold water? A registered dietitian offers the known facts versus the hype.

When facing a life-changing cancer diagnosis, you’re bound to have a lot of questions. Before you start mapping out a treatment plan, however, most doctors encourage patients to slow down and take a crucial, but often overlooked step: get a second opinion. Here's why.

People with Parkinson’s disease (PD) are discovering how dance improves their symptoms, boosts their mood and creates a unique community where they can connect. Learn more about dance classes tailored for those with PD and their caregivers.

By Cheryl L. Dejewski “One of the best ways of improving your health is to plan regular check-ups—with your doctor, dentist and eye care specialis...

Childhood food allergies are commonplace, but that doesn’t mean they’re easy to manage. Identifying what your child is allergic to – and how to steer clear of it – can be difficult. What’s more, once a test uncovers a child could have an anaphylactic reaction to a food allergen, most parents are constantly on guard.

Whether you are hiking, biking, gardening, camping or grilling, you know with warm weather also welcomes one major buzzkill to your fun: mosquitoes. Here are tips for the best products to buy or make at home and tips for minimizing the effect these little pests have on your outdoor fun.

Ann Arbor is seeking the public's input for potential changes to a portion of Seventh Street that would involve removing on-street parking.

In my last post, I showed you how to surround your bottles of rosé (I love the Harry & David rosé shown above!) with...

Fashion Journalist and TV contributor, Zanna Roberts Rassi says that sunglasses are not only a health necessity, but a fashion must!

An upcoming event is all about father-daughter bonding and helping a great cause.

By Gino Blefari This week my travels first found me first in Hawai’i, spending time with my family. Next, I flew home to Northern California for a brief “staycation.” (As you know, I’m a big propon…

After Two Major Surgeries to Treat Arteriovenous Malformation and Extensive Rehabilitation, Claire Inspires Others In Her Recovery

From purifying the air to making your home feel warm and inviting, there are numerous reasons why you should start incorporating greenery into your...