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 13
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
PATIENT STORY

‘Just a lucky guy’

After treatment for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, James Gilleland says he feels better than he has in 20 years.

April 12, 2017 0

‘Lazy bones’ teens have weaker skeletons

During crucial bone-building years of youth, physical activity is all-important.

April 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘So happy I could cry’

For Naomi, progress after her bone marrow transplant means strawberries and bike rides.

April 10, 2017 3

Say goodbye to allergy misery

Expert offers tips for reducing pollen-related discomfort this spring.

April 10, 2017 0

Vaccinated moms protect babies from whooping cough

Benefit is dramatic for newborns who are too young to be vaccinated.

April 9, 2017 0

Ouch! How to tell if you have a sprain, a strain or a tear

They're not the same and some types of injuries take longer than others to heal.

April 3, 2017 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.

April 2, 2017 0

Costly struggle for life-saving drug

The price of insulin has jumped 400 percent over the past decade, leaving some patients choosing between food and medicine.

April 2, 2017 2