Healthy Teen Hearts

Healthy Teen Hearts Who do you visual when you think of a heart patient? A senior. Certainly not a high school senior! However, Hurley’s Teen Heart Screening clinics have detected potential heart conditions for 111 teenagers in Genesee County. Some of these detections required serious procedures such as defibrillators and other heart surgeries. Scott Bonzheim, […]

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The Gift of Friendship During Breast Cancer and Beyond

The Gift of Friendship During Breast Cancer and Beyond Eastern Michigan University Girls  By Karin Burnett In the fall of 1982, a group of 17- and 18-year-old girls moved into their dorm rooms on the third floor of Sellers Hall on the campus of Eastern Michigan University. As it should have been, life was simple, our […]

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Knitted Knockers

Knitted Knockers have a light-hearted name, but a very real purpose. The hand knit prostheses provide a soft, comfortable and lighter alternative to women who have undergone a mastectomy. Placed in a bra, they take on the shape and feel of a natural breast. Some women find them more comfortable than a heavy prosthetic or […]

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The World Is A Stage – Flint Youth Theatre

The World Is A Stage – Flint Youth Theatre http://www.thefyt.org The theater’s staff and its young participants are taking their talents into the community, part-nering with area organizations in many differ-ent ways. It is part of FYT’s mission to present community-based, socially engaged work that speaks directly to the needs and issues facing local residents. These collaborations […]

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Community Passion – Letter from United Way of Genesee County CEO

Community Passion – Letter from United Way of Genesee County CEO “My experiences have taught me that it is the passion to give back that helps us accomplish so much throughout our community.” There are a million things that we feel we have to do. We have to cut the lawn. We have to go grocery shopping. We have to […]

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Breast MRI

Breast MRI: An important tool in breast cancer detection For more than 30 years, Regional Medical Imaging has provided imaging services to physicians and patients throughout Mid-Michigan with officesin Flint Township, Grand Blanc, Fenton, Davison and Saginaw. A breast MRI can be a crucial part of your breast health care. An MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) […]

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Get Every Advantage In Your Breast Cancer Battle

Get Every Advantage In Your Breast Cancer Battle A diagnosis of breast cancer is stressful, frightening – and overwhelming. Get the confidence to focus on your health and your recovery by choosing a breast cancer program with the highest standards of breast care, professional expertise and treatment options. You’ll be assured you are receiving every […]

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Focus on Teen Heart Health

Matters of the Heart, from Kudos magazine will release on June 25th!  Keep a look out for the latest copy of Kudos magazine – Matters of The Heart. Focusing on healthy teen hearts and stories of inspiration. Click link http://cupofkudos.com/kudos-magazine/ to find out where to pick up your FREE copy of Kudos Magazine. Matters of […]

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United Way of Genesee County 211 To the Rescue

211 To the Rescue-United Way of Genesee County Flint Water Crisis When local leaders declared a public health emergency in Flint last fall and advised residents to stop drinking their lead-tainted municipal water, the questions immediately starting flowing from panicked residents: How do I get bottled water? Which water filters safely eliminate lead? Is the water […]

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Ways to Donate

You Can Make A Difference Ways to Donate. There are many organizations that are conducting fund-raising efforts for the water crisis in Flint. Not all of them have a track record, and some may take advantage of donors’ generosity. We recommend that you direct your donations to these local, reputable organizations that are raising money […]

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