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Weekend Reading: Time is Now, Times’s Up, Time for Something New, Nothing Lasts Forever – or Does It?

Weekend Reading: Time is Now, Times’s Up, Time for Something New, Nothing Lasts Forever – or Does It? 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Time is a concept that is familiar to all of us. Yet it is hard to define and understand. For centuries, people have sought to unravel the mystery of time. What exactly…

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Weekend Reading: Parkinson’s Awareness, ACA plan enrollment, vaccine updates, and catch-up on ketchup

Weekend Reading: Parkinson’s Awareness, ACA plan enrollment, vaccine updates, and catch-up on ketchup 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Michigan continues to lead the country in the number of new COVID-19 cases. The state’s positivity rate has climbed to 18% — about four times higher than mid-February. COVID-19 inpatient hospitalizations are surging, causing…

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Weekend Reading: COVID-19 News of the Week, Got Questions?, 2020 Suicide Deaths, Handstands and more!

Weekend Reading: COVID-19 News of the Week, Got Questions?, 2020 Suicide Deaths, Handstands and more! 2121 1414 AEPC Health

National Minority Health Month (NMHM) is celebrated ever year in April. NMHM began over 100 years ago as National Negro Health Week. In April 1915, Dr. Booker T. Washington dispatched a letter to…

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Weekend Reading: Spermbot, Weight … It Matters, Feuding Cousins and Giorgio & Emil

Weekend Reading: Spermbot, Weight … It Matters, Feuding Cousins and Giorgio & Emil 2121 1414 AEPC Health

March Madness, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball tournaments to determine the men’s and women’s national championships, continues this weekend. For some lucky individuals,  their bracket picks are still in play. For others, their picks…

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Weekend Reading: Path to Resistance, Did You Know, Flashback Friday and Head to Toe

Weekend Reading: Path to Resistance, Did You Know, Flashback Friday and Head to Toe 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Looking to make a COVID-19 vaccine appointment?  Michigan residents can sign-up with their local health departments or with health systems offering appointments. Many local pharmacy chains are providing COVID-19 vaccinations. Just this week, CVS announced…

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Weekend Reading: 525,600 minutes

Weekend Reading: 525,600 minutes 2121 1414 AEPC Health

The song, Seasons of Love, from the Broadway musical Rent poses the question: 525,600 minutes How do you measure, measure a year? In daylights, in sunsets, in midnights, in cups of coffee In…

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Weekend Reading: MI Vaccine Eligibility Expanded, Vaccine Efficacy, Raise a Glass and Four “Cs”

Weekend Reading: MI Vaccine Eligibility Expanded, Vaccine Efficacy, Raise a Glass and Four “Cs” 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Michigan continues to make progress in its fight against COVID-19 according to key data metrics. In light of the progress, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) issued updated COVID-19…

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Weekend Reading: Increases in Rx Cost Share & Mortality,Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, & What will it be like when we go back to the office?

Weekend Reading: Increases in Rx Cost Share & Mortality,Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, & What will it be like when we go back to the office? 2121 1414 AEPC Health

February 2021 is nearly in the books! Nationally, the average weekly number of new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths declined during the month. Public health officials urge continuation of public health measures, noting…

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Weekend Reading: Perseverance, Hospital Penalties & Prices, Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, & On Ice

Weekend Reading: Perseverance, Hospital Penalties & Prices, Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, & On Ice 2121 1414 AEPC Health

The word of the week: perseverance. The appropriately named NASA rover Perseverance, became a new national superhero with its flawless landing on Mars. In Texas, millions of American showed their ingenuity and…

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Weekend Reading: Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, COVID Corner and It’s Just as Sweet as It Can Be

Weekend Reading: Tribute to African American History, Heart Matters, COVID Corner and It’s Just as Sweet as It Can Be 2121 1414 AEPC Health

Strides are being made in the distribution and administration of COVID-19 vaccines. As part of the first phase the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program, one million vaccine doses were directly sent…

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