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

Immune system changes with the seasons

Phenomenon could explain why some diseases are worse in some months than others.

May 20, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Act fast when you see signs of stroke

William "Bill" Boersma shares miraculous story about how he went from being a 'rag doll' after a stroke to a 'poster child.'

May 17, 2015 3
PATIENT STORY

3 steps to ‘Oh, what a relief it is’

Experts offer ways to get relief from frequent acid reflux.

May 14, 2015 0

12 tips to prep you for spring activity

Try these pro moves to spare you from sore muscles, injuries as the weather heats up.

May 10, 2015 0

When cancer gets complicated, there’s no time to lose

Learning your mom has cancer? Awful. Getting a second opinion that saves her life? Priceless.

May 10, 2015 0

Heed these 5 ways to avoid a life-threatening tumble

Fall-related deaths have nearly doubled for U.S. seniors since 2000.

May 9, 2015 0

Reclaim your pelvic health

Don't let pelvic problems and other midlife issues keep you down.

May 6, 2015 0

2-minute walks offset effects of sitting

Short bouts of light activity seem to boost longevity.

May 4, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Conquering menopause—at any age

Blindsided by menopause? Expert offers 7 tips that could work for you.

May 3, 2015 2

Constipation 911

Emergency room visits for constipation have risen significantly. If you’re plugged up, don't just sit there. Speak up!

May 2, 2015 0

Slim down that ‘double chin’

FDA approves an injection that can essentially melt that dewlap away, but beware the dangers.

May 1, 2015 0