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Signs You’re Suffering from Physical Symptoms of Stress

Health 06/15/2018 0 Comments

For most people, stress is just a part of life. In fact, a survey conducted by the American Psychological Association found that 60 percent of respondents feel signs and symptoms of stress three or more days per week. Not only does chronic stress lead to mental anxiety, exhaustion and burnout—it can also cause many other physical health issues. Here’s a checklist of…

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Asian News 06/11/2018 0 Comments

By ROBERT EINHORN | Foreign Policy Program, The Brookings Institution | JUNE 2018   EXECUTIVE SUMMARY If the U.S. intelligence community and most non-governmental experts on North Korea are right that Kim Jong-un has no intention of getting rid of his nuclear and missile capabilities altogether, an agreement committing the North to complete denuclearization, whether rapidly or incrementally, will not be…

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USCIS Expands Online Filing

Did You Know... 05/30/2018 0 Comments

Applicants Can Now Request Replacement Naturalization Certificate and Naturalization Hearing Online WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that Form N-565, Application for Replacement of Naturalization/Citizenship Document, and Form N-336, Request for a Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings (Under Section 336 of the INA), can be filed online. Applicants use Form N-565 to replace a naturalization certificate, certificate…

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How Gum Disease Is At The Root Of 5 Serious Health Issues

Health 05/30/2018 0 Comments

Your dentist keeps warning you about bleeding or inflamed gums for a reason. They can be a gateway to serious health issues. Periodontal disease, the result of infections and inflammations of the gums, affects nearly 50 percent of U.S. adults aged 30 and older, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The problem increases with age; 70 percent…

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Asian Americans and the food justice movement in metro-Detroit—adding complexity, making connections

Asian News 05/30/2018 0 Comments

  “Before it was even called urban gardening, my parents kept a garden in the backyard ever since I was a kid,” said Shane Bernardo, a life-long Detroit resident and a consultant, facilitator and speaker actively involved in food justice. “So I learned at a very early age how strongly my family identified with our cultural roots and our traditional…

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Success Rates for MI University and Community College Students Reported

Did You Know... 05/30/2018 0 Comments

Student Demographics Added for the First Time   Lansing – Students at Michigan’s 15 public universities and 28 community colleges are finding more success, according to data reported today by the state’s Center for Educational Performance and Information. The success rates report now includes a breakdown of rates by student demographics, allowing the metrics to be viewed by race/ethnicity, gender, and race/ethnicity by…

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Michigan Based Tour Company Wins 2018 International Silver Travvy Award for Best Tour Packager for Asia

Asian News 02/01/2018 0 Comments

Grand Rapids, Michigan – January 24, 2018 – A&S Signature Journeys has earned the prestigious Silver statuette in the Travvy Awards for Best Vacation Packager—Asia which was held Wednesday, January 24, 2017 at Gotham Hall in New York City. The annual Travvy Awards, known as the Academy Awards of the travel industry, recognize the highest standards of excellence in the…

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Squeezed Out

Business News 12/02/2017 0 Comments

– Rising rents and gentrification are the dark side of Detroit’s resurgence.   It is the dark side of urban revitalization.  A rundown part of town gets a facelift.  Old buildings with good bones are gutted and restored while others come down to make way for shining new structures. Trendy shops and restaurants open and a once undesirable area is…

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