Weight loss study
March 18, 2014 MARQUETTE — A Northern Michigan University graduate student has designed an experiment that will test whether high-intensity workouts in a chamber that simulates high altitudes will yield better... more »»
No sun? No problem!
February 18, 2014 ISHPEMING — Those of us who live in the Upper Peninsula don’t have to deal with volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, floods or hurricanes. more »»
Doctor gives large dose of wise advice
February 18, 2014 Two weeks ago, I was under the weather. A heavy precipitation event took place in my body — my nose was dripping — I was shivering like a lonely leaf on an autumn night. more »»
Exercise a key to curing winter blues
February 11, 2014 MARQUETTE — There’s the hard-core winter enthusiast, the type who runs at 6 in the morning at 20 below zero, or the one who thinks a snow bike trek of 10 miles is just a quick jaunt in the woods. more »»
Think before sugar is added to one’s food
February 11, 2014 The findings of a major scientific study indicating very serious heart disease problems caused from “added” sugars were just published. These findings were reported on Feb. more »»
Want the flu?
January 28, 2014 BETHESDA, Md. — Forget being sneezed on: Government scientists are deliberately giving dozens of volunteers the flu by squirting the live virus straight up their noses. more »»
Good stories can lead to good advice
January 21, 2014 There will be a time in your life when you will be called upon to give advice to a younger person regarding the professional direction he or she should take in life. more »»