Obama will visit Flint, Michigan on Wednesday to meet with residents who've lived with contaminated water.
Thanks to genetic testing, young women in their twenties — or even their teens — can now find out whether they have the gene mutation associated with a high risk of breast cancer.
That could be part of why more young women are getting mastectomies, often against doctors’ advice.
From the Here & Now Contributors Network, Kate Wells of Michigan Radio brings us one young woman’s story.
Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.