August 19, 2022AutoGlow Fundraiser Returning Along With Detroit Auto Show Charity Preview
The longest-running Detroit auto show Charity Preview afterglow is returning this year after a two-year break.
August 08, 2022Wellness Expo “Health Is Wealth- Detroit” Coming to Eastern Market
The Black Legacy Advancement Coalition (BLAC) is gearing up to launch Health Is Wealth-Detroit, a full day wellness expo event in Eastern Market to celebrate health and community on Tuesday, Aug. 16.
June 24, 202215 Types of Jobs in Health Care
The health care industry offers a variety of career paths and jobs for people with different levels of work experience, education, and interests. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects roles in health care to grow 16% from 2020 to 2030, adding about 2.6 million new jobs.
April 12, 2022A Young Professional’s Guide to Health and Wellness
As a young adult looking to build a career and excel in an industry, the notion of self-care is often underappreciated. Young and healthy individuals often think routine doctor appointments are for their parents and grandparents. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the top causes of death for individuals in their 20s […]
February 02, 2022COVID Tests Delivered by USPS in Freezing Temperatures Could Require Special Precautions Before Use
13 ON YOUR SIDE Jan. 27, 2022 Because of Michigan’s cold winter temperatures, a District Health Department is issuing special guidance on how to properly prepare United States Postal Service delivered COVID-19 tests to ensure proper use. Earlier in January, the Biden administration launched a program that allows Americans to request free at-home COVID-19 tests. […]
January 28, 2022Detroit vs. COVID-19
Since the first detection of the Omicron variant on Dec. 1, 2021, COVID-19 cases in the United States have skyrocketed. Every state has been struggling to safely keep businesses and schools open. Larger areas like Detroit are especially struggling with this. Of the 2,564,577 citizens of Detroit, around 112,432 people are currently infected with COVID-19, […]
January 12, 2022With Omicron Spreading, Here’s Where to Find a COVID-19 Test
Crain’s Detroit Business Jan. 5, 2022 Dustin Walsh The testing regime for COVID-19 is anything but efficient. With the omicron variant of the coronavirus rapidly spreading throughout Southeast Michigan, finding a test has become problematic. Hospitals are overrun with people entering emergency departments looking for testing and it’s slowing down operations as those potential COVID-positive […]
September 30, 2021Professional Associations for People in Healthcare
Healthcare workers have always played an essential role in society. Their importance has only come more into focus over the past year and a half during the pandemic. Healthcare workers continuously evolve with the ever-changing health landscape, and while a lot is learned in the field, a lot is due to continuing education. Professional development […]
August 13, 2021Michigan Colleges and Universities: COVID-19 Precautions
With the continuing spread of the Delta variant and updated Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, many universities and colleges around Michigan have updated their policies regarding vaccinations and mask mandates for students, staff, faculty, and visitors. Here is a list of the current policies at 21 colleges and universities in Michigan. Albion College Vaccination Requirement: Albion College was the first Michigan college to mandate vaccinations for all students, faculty, […]
May 03, 2021Detroit Health System Partners with Tech Companies to Tackle Digital Exclusion and Inequities in Healthcare
Detroit Health System Partners with Tech Companies to Tackle Digital Exclusion and Inequities in Healthcare Henry Ford Health System launches International Competition to Create Solutions and address the digital/healthcare divide for Detroiters with sponsorship from Google Cloud and Miracle Software Systems. DETROIT (April 27, 2021) – Henry Ford Innovations, in partnership with Google Cloud and Miracle Software […]