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Feedback at 5:00 — “Online Maps & PE Class”

More states are requiring students to take physical education classes, but few require they exercise for a specific amount of time. Do you think it's up to schools to make sure kids exercise, or should it be something done outside of the classroom? — A Utah woman is blaming Google after she was hit while walking on a busy road…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Police Punching Dispute”

The president of the Seattle Police Officers Guild says an officer was justified in punching a young woman who shoved him in a dispute over jaywalking. Rich O'Neil says punching her in the face was an appropriate use of force as the officer struggled with two women and a crowd formed. Acting deputy police chief Nick Metz has said the…

Healthy Living: Eye Opening Gene

Nearly 20 years after being diagnosed, a family finally knows why three out of four of their children lost their sight. Not only could that discovery lead to treatment for them, but as Robyn Haines reports, it could change the future of medicine. That’s today’s Healthy Living. Betti Lidsky has had her sights set on finding the cause of her…

Healthy Living: Kicking Repeat Concussions

High school athletes suffer 100,000 concussions every year. Many of those athletes will return to the game before their brains have fully healed-putting them at risk for more concussions and permanent damage. In today's Healthy Living, Robyn Haines tells us what experts are now calling the gold standard for concussion testing and why your child should get one. New research…

Munson Hospice House

The Munson Hospice House is a place for the terminally ill or those with a life-limiting illness. The atmosphere is different than what you would find in a hospital, and so is the care. In today's Medwatch report, see how that attracts a special type of volunteer. Categories: MedWatch

Feedback at 5:00–Taking Children From Parents?

Back in 2008, a Michigan father and his son made headlines around the country after the man unknowingly gave his 7-year-old an alcoholic drink during a Detroit Tigers' game. The father, who is a professor at the University of Michigan, had taken his son to the game, bought a Mike's Hard Lemonade and gave it to him. The man said…

Feedback At 5:00– Men’s and Women’s Wage Difference

Today is “Equal Pay Day” an event to show the gap between men's and women's wages. State lawmakers and advocacy groups met in Lansing today to support a package of bills that will try to end the pay gap. The legislation would give more strength to the Elliot Larson Act, and make it clear that gender-based pay discrimination is illegal…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Mandatory Vaccinations”

The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for mandatory vaccinations for all doctors, nurses and other health care workers. The academy says voluntary programs simply do not work, and evidence shows some have passed the flu along to patients. Do you think vaccines for health care workers should be required? You can post your comments here for tonight's “Feedback at…