2012-04-19

HealthPlus helps give life to PT HEART



FLINT — Flint-based HealthPlus of Michigan is the inaugural sponsor of the Physical Therapy Health and Rehabilitation Treatment program, or PT HEART — a free clinic run by University of Michigan- Flint students that has already begun providing services. Details of the program were announced at a press conference at the North End Soup Kitchen today. “HealthPlus is committed to […]

Letters to the editor



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What if life came with warning labels?



When I hear ads on TV for prescription drugs I sometimes can’t help but wonder just why people take them — because sometimes the side-effects sound worse than the illness. You know the ads, the ones where a seemingly happy person is strolling down a beach, enjoying life while someone is doing a voice-over which describes some of the possible […]

Helping Hands

Church spreads free clothing ministry near and far


FLINT TWP. — Spring has sprung at the Little Lambs Closet — a signal to area mothers to come and get free clothing for their little ones from the clothing bank inside the West Flint Church of the Nazarene, 2254 S. Dye Road. An open house held last week is one of two each year when seasonal clothing is changed […]