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Feedback At 5:00–Tanning Bed Ban For Minors?

The American Academy of Pediatrics wants minors banned from using tanning beds to reduce their risk of skin cancer. More than 500 cases of pediatric melanoma are reported each year. Do you think tanning for teens should be legally banned, or should parents be the ones making the decision? Post your comments below for tonight's “Feedback at 5:00.”

Feedback at 5:00– Medical Marijuana & Driving Case

Last night on 9&10 News we told you about Michigan's Medical Marijuana Law taking center stage in a Grand Traverse County case. Last year, the prosecutor charged a Medical Marijuana user with driving with the drug in his system. The man was pulled over for speeding and admitted to smoking marijuana that day. The courts later decided the prosecutor needed…

Sports Overtime Lineup for 9/16

Sports Overtime has a really Big Show for you this Friday with 16 high school football games. Here's where we're headed: Jeff Johnson HFB Mancelona at Johannesburg-Lewiston, 7:00 PM* HFB Cadillac at Gaylord, 7:00 PM * Overtime on the Road game John McGowan HFB Alma at Shepherd, 7:00 PM HFB Midland Dow at Mt. Pleasant, 7:00 PM Eric Lloyd HFB…

Healthy Living: Vocal Chord Massage

If you use it too much you could lose it… your voice. Teachers, lawyers and others who talk a lot each day are at risk for a condition that causes pain and hoarseness. Now, there is a new way to help those folks get their voices back and it doesn't involve any drugs at all. In this “Healthy Living” take…

MidMichigan Healthy Living: Telehealth

Ask any patient, and it's almost guaranteed that they'd rather be at home than in the hospital. A special program is allowing some of them to do just that, while nurses still keep track of their health. Learn more about telehealth at MidMichigan Medical Center in Healthy Living.

Healthy Living: Fighting Breast Cancer on Your Lunch Break

Each year, 230-thousand people are diagnosed with breast cancer. One in six of those will die, but if detected early, a new treatment from Sweden could have patients in and out of the hospital and cancer-free on their lunch break. Robyn Haines has tonight's Healthy Living. For 17 years, Gunilla Pilo enjoyed a challenging career planning dinners for the Nobel…

Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening

Free Screening Helps Identify Peripheral Arterial Disease This serious condition affects blood circulation to legs and feet If grandpa complains of recurring leg or foot pain, he may have peripheral arterial disease. This is a serious condition that affects millions of Americans age 50 and older. It occurs when leg arteries become clogged with fatty deposits and plaque. Arteries in…

Feedback at 5:00 — “Back-to-School Shopping”

The Wall Street Journal reports that the average American family with school aged children will spend a little extra cash for back-to-school shopping this year: about $606.00. It's based on clothing, electronics, and other supplies. What does your back-to-school budget look like? How do you save money on this kind of shopping? You can post your comments here for tonight's…