PATIENT STORY

Batman returns

Children's hospital patients' days brightened with a Caped Crusader visit.

February 3, 2017 0

Slim but sedentary? Beware prediabetes

Four out of 10 such people have higher blood sugar by middle age.

February 3, 2017 0

Flu reaches epidemic levels

Flu season is ramping up. Luckily there’s still time to get vaccinated in Michigan. But do it soon.

February 2, 2017 0

If you can’t stay off social media, maybe it’s in your genes

DNA differences substantially influence how individuals interact with the media.

February 2, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘This is the guy that saved my life and my baby’s life’

After surviving an aneurysm while pregnant, miracle patient Anna Weeber introduces her newborn to her neurosurgeon.

February 1, 2017 4

Pediatricians say no to wearable baby monitors

Sensors in infant clothing that track vitals can cause unnecessary alarm.

January 27, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘By the grace of God’

When little Mary Chittle's heart stopped, a team of doctors, nurses and prayer warriors joined forces to get it beating again.

January 25, 2017 23
PATIENT STORY

‘Extraordinarily gratifying’

A new study finds cancer death rates in the U.S. dropped 20 percent.

January 24, 2017 0

Got mercury? FDA offers guidance on fish intake

Agency recommends 2-3 servings of 'best choices' weekly for kids and pregnant women.

January 24, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Diabetes isn’t what it used to be

Doctors expect Emma Scott, 7, to live a 'normal kid' kind of life after Type 1 diagnosis.

January 23, 2017 1

Exercise: an antidote for behavioral issues?

Study found use of 'cybercycles' reduced classroom problems for kids with autism, ADHD, other concerns.

January 23, 2017 0

Game on with exergaming!

Active video games can be a fun way to move and movement has benefits.

January 19, 2017 2