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The Best Stories of 2017

By The CCM Team

As 2017 drew to a close, our Storytellers compiled a list of the year's "Top 10" stories. Woven with the common threads of health and philanthropy, confronting topics that will continue to be of...

Posted December 28, 2017

January-February Health Awareness Events

By The CCM Team

January: Cervical Health Awareness Month National Birth Defects Prevention Month National Glaucoma Awareness Month National Radon Action Month National Stalking Awareness Month Thyroid...

Posted December 11, 2017

November-December Health Awareness Events

By the CCM Team

November: National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month American Diabetes Month Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month Diabetic Eye Disease Month National Epilepsy...

Posted October 25, 2017

A Culture of Collaboration

By David Chesnick

Cancer isn't grounding these snowbirds. Treating them – and sometimes just keeping up with them – requires a coordinated effort. When snowbirds Jean Harnish and Linda Ann Turk flock to...

Posted September 06, 2017

September-October Health Awareness Events

By The CCM Team

September: National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month Childhood Cancer Awareness Month National Food Safety Education Month Healthy Aging Month Blood Cancer Awareness Month National...

Posted August 30, 2017

As Government Retrenches, Philanthropy Booms

Last year, as Kalamazoo, Mich., struggled with a budget deficit and other economic woes, two local philanthropists stepped forward, pledging $70 million to improve the city’s fortunes....

Posted July 08, 2017

Seeking the Cure for Escalating Cancer Costs

By David Chesnick

Value-based care is changing the paradigm from “sick care” to “health care.”Increases in the cost of traditional fee-for-service medical care have become unsustainable....

Posted June 24, 2017

HIV Disparities in the South

By Richard Wolitski, Ph.D., Director, Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease PolicyU.S. Department of Health and Human Services May 23, 2017 Why did it take us so long to focus our...

Posted June 06, 2017

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