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Posts Tagged ‘Beaumont Hospital’

Dr. Jeffrey Band in the microbiology lab at Beaumont Hospital

Medical Super-Sleuth

Epidemiologist Dr. Jeffrey Band honored for lifelong work solving infectious disease outbreaks. Above: Dr. Jeffrey Band in the microbiology lab at Beaumont Hospital Our short time on Earth is characterized by the way we treat each other. An individual’s merit might be quantified by the number of lives that person has touched in a positive way.…

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pink ribbon representing the UPBEAT study for breast cancer

Women Sought For Breast Cancer Study

Beaumont researchers at its hospitals in Dearborn, Farmington Hills, Royal Oak and Troy are seeking women with and without breast cancer for a national research study. Investigators hope to learn more about the effects chemotherapy has on breast cancer patients. The research is known as the UPBEAT study (Understanding and Predicting Breast Cancer Events after…

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fireworks safety

Fireworks 101: A Safety Refresher

Some say it wouldn’t be the Fourth of July without fireworks – a tradition that injures more than 10,000 Americans each year, of which almost half are children. Fireworks may be beautiful, but they’re best seen and heard from a distance, according to Beaumont doctors. “Many people recognize the dangers of the bigger fireworks, but…

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Rose Brystowski in front of her likeness on the Beaumont Hospital outdoor mural.

Instinct To Survive

Robert Ortlieb Special to the Jewish News High-risk cancer patient does all she can to ensure her best life. Rose Brystowski, 61, of Oak Park is the daughter of Holocaust survivors. As such, she did not have a large family tree to look to for her family health history. She did, however, inherit her parents’…

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Assaggi Mediterranean Bistro lamb chops

Danny Raskin: Chai Anniversary

Assaggi Mediterranean Bistro marks milestone. Driving around looking for a location to put their dream, Josie Knapp and George Gize knew that money was scarce and a lavish restaurant by them would be out of the question. While driving along the not-yet-fully developed Nine Mile Road, west of Woodward locale, they saw a little site…

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Run Strong Project founders Sara Plumstead and Amy Haenick.

Run Strong

Two women bond over running and beating anorexia and launch a business. Upon meeting at work, 40-something fitness instructors Amy Haenick and Sara Plumstead soon realized they had a lot in common, including supportive husbands, great children, college life at Michigan State, a commitment to physical fitness — and triumph over anorexia nervosa. Each woman…

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djn-2008-10-30-1-009 cropped Herb Tyner Beaumont Hospital. Suzanne and Herbert Tyner Center for Cardiovascular Intervention at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. Herb Tyner

Herb Tyner – From the DJN Davidson Digital Archive

Sometimes a story begins with one idea and ends with another. First, I read about the closing of Hazel Park Raceway after 69 years of operation and thought maybe I’d see what I could find in the Davidson Archives and write about that. Then, JN Publisher and Detroit Jewish News Foundation President Arthur Horwitz tells…

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