As easy as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

This list of "do's and don'ts" can lead to improved health—but you don't need to tackle them all at once. Small steps reap big rewards.

July 23, 2016 0

Gut bacteria may hold clues to chronic fatigue syndrome

Intestinal colonies differ in those with this condition, bolstering the notion that the disorder isn't a psychological problem.

July 23, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Na na na na na … Batman!

The Dark Knight of MI roared up in his Batmobile, delighting kids in the hospital.

July 22, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Life is more precious’

Growing up with a congenital heart defect, Julie Palma has learned to treasure life and focus on the positive.

July 22, 2016 0

Don’t let painful blisters spoil your summer fun

These simple steps will help prevent blisters and speed healing if one develops.

July 22, 2016 0

Sick of the heat? Tips to stay safe and cool

Young athletes and construction workers―new to the job or in their first days of practice―are especially at risk of heat-related illness.

July 21, 2016 0

Something fishy this way comes

That creature from the deep isn’t all bad, nor is it all good. As with most things, moderation is key.

July 21, 2016 0

9 out of 10 strokes could be prevented

High blood pressure is the most important controllable risk factor.

July 21, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Christmas arrives early for children in the hospital

'Seeing their faces is what this is all about.'

July 20, 2016 0

Does living near a fracking site make asthma worse?

Study found association, but not cause-and-effect.

July 20, 2016 0

Miracle berry: A trick of the tongue

The flavor-tripping fruit that turns sour foods sweet is completely safe, doctors say.

July 19, 2016 0

Limit kids’ exposure to media violence

Parents need to tighten the reins, while the media needs to stop glorifying aggression, pediatricians say.

July 19, 2016 0