PATIENT STORY

A ‘toytacular’ afternoon

The Bottomless Toy Chest makes a special delivery to children in the hospital.

April 26, 2017 0

Time for baby food?

Don't rush to dole out the baby food—your little one will benefit more from breastfeeding.

April 25, 2017 0
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You’re one in a billion, baby boy

Little Hayden, born with two rare disorders, might be the first of his kind. His parents treasure his uniqueness.

April 24, 2017 3

Epilepsy: Another potential Zika threat

CDC team says up to half of infants exposed to the virus develop seizures.

April 24, 2017 0

‘Just keep your feet up’

More than 500 kids twirl and hop through the fifth annual Jump Jam.

April 22, 2017 0

Flu season all but over in U.S.

In a twist, the middle-aged were among those hardest hit, CDC says.

April 21, 2017 0

Water outperforms sports drinks for young athletes

Kids rarely need the extra sugar and salt, doctor says.

April 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Brave girl

A 9-year-old's collection of more than 500 beads tells a story―of medical challenges met and overcome.

April 17, 2017 2

Study links celiac disease, anorexia

In some cases, doctors suspect a celiac patient's careful attention to dieting could lead to overly severe eating restrictions.

April 17, 2017 0

Where incubation meets imaging

Neonatal intensive care unit's special system allows for safer transport and MRI imaging of infants.

April 16, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Holy-cow-crazy awesome’

A miniature horse named Charlie brings a special brand of pet therapy to children at Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

April 14, 2017 10
PATIENT STORY

When kids go global

A travel medicine clinic helps families reduce risk of typhoid, malaria and traveler’s diarrhea when visiting far-flung spots.

April 14, 2017 0