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Tiny Dancer, future rock star

Lily-Mae Morrison, a girl from Ireland fighting a rare cancer, has inspired many supporters, including Elton John.

January 10, 2017 0

Few like to talk (or think) about it

But recommendations for Pap smears have changed. Find out what you don't know that could save your life with this doctor Q&A.

January 10, 2017 0

Cured meat may exacerbate asthma

Research suggests people saw symptoms worsen after eating meats containing nitrites.

January 2, 2017 1

From lowest lows to highest highs

Real-life experience makes for a much-loved nurse. Maybe that's why Nikki Coy soars in the world of nursing.

December 28, 2016 13
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The heart of a (3-time) survivor

A new solution for his faulty artificial valve has David Walker ready to hunt another season.

December 25, 2016 2

Skin checks? Don’t be shy

Study: With proper training, couples can help each other spot potentially troublesome moles.

December 24, 2016 0
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‘A big holiday kiss to all of you’

Helen DeVos makes a special visit to the annual Christmas party at the children's hospital.

December 23, 2016 0
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Your top stories of 2016

From inspirational to informational, Health Beat delivers you a daily dose of stories you don't want to miss. Here are the best of the best.

December 19, 2016 0

Here a scan, there a scan, everywhere a scan, scan

Is too much radiation exposure dangerous? Our experts weigh in.

December 15, 2016 0
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‘And a child shall lead them’

A cancer survivor helps organize an epic toy drive for the children's hospital.

December 13, 2016 3

Life after breast cancer treatment

By setting goals and developing a well-informed plan, you can find a new normal that works for you.

December 10, 2016 0
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Pilots fly Santa to children’s hospital

Reindeer get a break as airline crew members bring Santa to town and deliver some holiday cheer.

December 4, 2016 1