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Dr. Diana Bitner: Her Passion for Women’s Health, Heart Disease and Prevention

Dr. Diana Bitner: Her Passion for Women’s Health, Heart Disease and Prevention

WLMagazine February 10, 2016 0

“A healthy lifestyle is the basis of everything,” Bitner said. “There is no magic pill.” by Richelle Kimble Dr. Diana Bitner’s desire to help others was always present; in her youth, she loved babysitting,

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Gabriella De La Vega: High Blood Pressure Survivor

Gabriella De La Vega: High Blood Pressure Survivor

WLMagazine February 8, 2016 0

by Bri Kilroy • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Two years ago, community volunteer and WYCE radio personality Gabriella De La Vega was working a shift as a part-time Spanish interpreter at Saint Mary’s

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Jordan Carson: Supraventricular Tachycardia Survivor

Jordan Carson: Supraventricular Tachycardia Survivor

WLMagazine February 6, 2016 0

by Hannah Brinks • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Upon meeting Jordan Carson, you would never think, “heart disease.” You might think “exuberant” or “energetic,” but not “sick,” and certainly not “weak.” It’s apropos

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Holly Hollstein: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection Survivor

Holly Hollstein: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection Survivor

WLMagazine February 5, 2016 0

by Richelle Kimble • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Holly Hollstein’s family history is clear of heart disease, and her radiating energy proves her wellness. With non-existent risk factors, her heart disease diagnosis bewildered

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GReat Dates

GReat Dates

WLMagazine January 28, 2016 0

by Bri Kilroy • inspiration from WLM staff and writers Love is in the crisp, winter air, and whether you’re crushing on your soul mate, friends, city, off-path adventures or mouthwatering cuisine, there’s plenty

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Shawn Colvin: Four-Time Grammy Award Winner Performing at St. Cecilia

Shawn Colvin: Four-Time Grammy Award Winner Performing at St. Cecilia

WLMagazine January 28, 2016 0

by Richelle Kimble Shawn Colvin won her first Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Album with her debut Steady On in 1989. Her humor- and sensuality- infused folk sound earned her two more Grammy awards

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Rockford Construction Names New Leaders

Rockford Construction Names New Leaders

WLM January 21, 2016 0

Grand Rapids, MI — Rockford Construction announced today that Tom McGovern has been named chief operating officer (COO) and Shane Napper, former executive vice president, will succeed McGovern as president of construction. “As we

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The Impressionist: Film Stories

The Impressionist: Film Stories

WLMagazine January 15, 2016 0

“If I’ve learned anything over the years, it’s the fact that persistence is the key to any success.” –Deb Havens by Kerri VanderHoff • photography by Two Eagles Marcus Life is long. This is one

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Finding Strength and Support in Running

Finding Strength and Support in Running

WLMagazine January 15, 2016 0

“I think it’s so important to let women of all ages, shapes and sizes know that if they’re interested in joining a running group, or running in general, that there’s nothing to be scared

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Creative Collaboration with Adrienne Stevens

Creative Collaboration with Adrienne Stevens

Richelle Kimble January 6, 2016 0

by Richelle Kimble • photography courtesy Wise Photography “Being a leader is the most important job that I have, that anybody can have. It’s how you influence others, and it’s walking the talk and breathing it

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