Top 10 dangers for kids

Find out how to keep your children safe in an ever-changing world.

January 29, 2015 4

Autism genes vary, even in affected siblings

Study paves way toward earlier diagnosis, treatment.

January 29, 2015 0

Pediatricians’ group opposes legal marijuana

‘Marijuana can be very harmful to adolescent health and development,’ noted an author of the policy.

January 28, 2015 0

Don’t let your kids get SAD

Parents should watch out for these symptoms of the winter blues because Seasonal Affective Disorder can affect us all.

January 26, 2015 0

Vacations, viruses and vaccines, oh my!

As the Disneyland measles outbreak continues to spread, should Michiganders be concerned?

January 23, 2015 1
PATIENT STORY

Anthony Vitale, heart reconstruction

A heart unlike any other.

January 22, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Iraqi boy heals after heart surgery

Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital cardiology team helps 1-year-old with life-changing surgery.

January 16, 2015 0

Recess promotes healthy eating by school kids

Study says having recess before lunch improves kids’ consumption of the good stuff.

January 15, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Meet the Crudens: Writing their own story

Three of the five members of the Cruden family have heart defects, but they choose to not let it define their lives.

January 11, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Off the bench and back on the ice

Teen gets answers, and treatment, for long-standing pain.

January 10, 2015 0

Do you know what frostbite looks like?

It’s cold outside. Make sure your kids are protected from winter’s extreme temperatures.

January 7, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I’m all right, I’m all right’

Athletic trainer helps get athlete the surgery and rehab he needed to safely get back on the field and in the game again.

January 1, 2015 0