PATIENT STORY

A ‘toytacular’ afternoon

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

April 26, 2017 0

‘Productive and successful’

Meet Bradley Spidell: Artist, entrepreneur, volunteer.

April 26, 2017 1

A volunteer’s perspective

Marjean Nickerson doesn't need a dictionary to know a volunteer is all about service—and for her, it's all about helping people.

April 24, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

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

‘Just keep your feet up’

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

April 22, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘It’s so incredible’

Robilynn Anders-Sterk is a poster child for weight-loss surgery—and she's helping others who want longer, healthier lives.

April 21, 2017 5
PATIENT STORY

‘A good pain’

For cardiac patients like Michael Thompson, counterpulsation is one of the toughest treatments they'll endure—but also one of the best.

April 19, 2017 1
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

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
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