PATIENT STORY

A thief in the night: Restless legs

Hank Post gets relief—finally—from the relentless sleep disruption of this vascular disorder.

July 31, 2015 1

‘Simple idea’ may have profound impact on wound care

The Angel Ortho Basin is named after its inventor—a surgical technician trying to improve patient care.

July 9, 2015 0

Battling the enigma Parkinson’s

As surgery and medicine evolve to deliver precise treatments, doctors are mapping the brain and solving the mysteries of this 'last frontier.'

July 6, 2015 4

‘A huge leap for individualized medicine’

Spectrum Health researchers combine imaging scans to produce first 3-D heart model of its kind.

July 1, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

Hearing aids get smart

Today’s hearing aids are not your grandpa’s hearing aids.

June 22, 2015 0

Blood test could reveal your viral history

Can snapshot from the past be useful in the present?

June 21, 2015 0

No more needle sticks?

Explore the coming revolution in blood sugar monitoring, from skin sensors to contact lenses.

June 16, 2015 0

I have cancer. Let’s connect

Patients turn to social media to cope with illness and share their personal stories.

June 13, 2015 2

Step your way to health

With ‘wearable’ fitness trackers everywhere, a study finds that your phone works just as well.

June 10, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Larry, you stay alive. Technology will catch up.’

Larry Korf had a blocked artery, and bypass surgery wasn't in the cards. So he took his doctor's advice and stuck around.

June 5, 2015 0

For kids who stutter, rhythm perception may be key

Expert says study emphasizes brain differences in those with speech problem.

June 2, 2015 0

Dutch get hands-on glimpse into rehabilitation offerings

Medical industry professionals from the Netherlands see new tech and old-fashioned comfort care during a tour.

June 1, 2015 0