PATIENT STORY

‘There’s nothing more they can do’

Despite a terminal diagnosis, a new airway stent program extends Dwayne Scheidel's life.

January 19, 2017 14

The Tetris test

Researchers study how playing video games can lead to brain evolution.

January 19, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

The art of recovery

Expressive Arts program helps Tonya Babcock regain motion and memories.

January 18, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

Tiny Dancer, future rock star

Lily-Mae Morrison, a girl from Ireland fighting a rare cancer, has inspired many supporters, including Elton John.

January 10, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Peanuts: Start early to prevent allergy

Withholding allergenic foods from babies only increases the likelihood your little one will develop allergies.

January 9, 2017 2

A touch improved

FDA approves first continuous glucose monitoring system for treatment decisions, sparing folks from three daily fingersticks.

December 31, 2016 0

Happier is healthier

Enjoy life—you'll reduce your stress and live longer.

December 28, 2016 0

Germ could link gum disease, arthritis

Researchers now suspect a single bacteria is to blame.

December 27, 2016 0

Tech-addicted teens prone to obesity

Those who use screen devices five or more hours a day are twice as likely to shrug off physical activity and drink more sugary beverages.

December 26, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘A big holiday kiss to all of you’

Helen DeVos makes a special visit to the annual Christmas party at the children's hospital.

December 23, 2016 0

Scientists ID brain’s epilepsy network

After a century of stagnation in treatment, compelling discovery could usher in new medications.

December 23, 2016 0

Smartphone’s next life: Heartphone?

Using readily available tech to track a person's physical activity is cheaper and more reliable that conventional methods.

December 22, 2016 0