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[PODCAST] Episode #4: How Body & Soul and the Blues Community Challenge helped one Grand Rapids pastor

Pastor Nathaniel Moody of Brown Hutcherson Ministries in Grand Rapids was a part of the first Body & Soul and the Blues Community Challenge in 2006, and his participation has transformed his personal journey toward good health.  He talks with … Continue reading

Notes from Grand Valley State University’s healthcare summit

Many eyes across West Michigan were fixed on the L.V. Eberhard Center in Grand Rapids last Friday, January 11, as Grand Valley State University released the details of the fourth edition of their Health Check: Analyzing Trends in West Michigan … Continue reading

Blues’ Traverse City sales and service center office to move to city center

In recent years, the Blues have made major investments in Michigan’s core cities by moving employees to downtown Grand Rapids, Lansing and Detroit. Now, we’re about to do it again Up North. In October, the Blue Cross Blue Shield of … Continue reading

Building a Stronger Michigan Starts at the Core

Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in the Mackinac Policy Conference edition of the Michigan Chronicle. Building a stronger body starts with developing the core muscles at the center of the body. The same holds true for building stronger … Continue reading