Probiotics: Just what the doctor ordered

Along with diet changes and medications, probiotics can bring relief from inflammatory bowel disease.

May 24, 2015 0

‘Hidden’ brain damage seen in vets

Studies showed broken, swollen nerve fibers in regions related to memory and reasoning.

May 24, 2015 0

One-third of Americans have dangerous mix of heart risk factors

Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pressure and obesity, increases with age.

May 24, 2015 0

Low blood sugar can be a concern, too

People with diabetes have to watch both sides of that all-important number—when it's too high, and when it's too low.

May 23, 2015 0

Preschoolers lack enough activity

At least two hours of exercise in child care is recommended every day.

May 23, 2015 0

An ounce of prevention goes a long way

Make changes now to prevent issues later.

May 22, 2015 0

Binge drinking is after your kids

Take a stand for safety and sobriety with your teens before it's too late. Make underage alcohol and binge drinking a family conversation now, while it can still help.

May 22, 2015 0

Scientists pinpoint speech center of brain

Only one part of the brain "hears" speech.

May 22, 2015 0

The inside dish on barbecue safety

Picnic or BBQ on tap for this summer? Watching out for food spoilage is critical.

May 21, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Is it allergies … or something else?

Seasonal sniffles, itching and watery eyes got you down? Find out what’s going on out there—and what you can do.

May 21, 2015 0

Mediterranean diet lowers stroke risk

New study shows that Mediterranean diet lowers your risk for stroke. Tips to get you started today

May 21, 2015 0

Esophageal cancer: What you need to know

New procedure can help those with early stage cancer. And in Michigan, you'll only find it at Spectrum Health.

May 20, 2015 0