Posts from Alan Neushwander

The scoop on head lice

If your child is itching, don't fret. A pediatric nurse practitioner provides clear-cut tips that won't leave you scratching your head.

January 13, 2018 1
PATIENT STORY

‘I’d rather be fighting fires’

A township fire chief is forced away from the flames to fight a new battle—against cancer.

December 27, 2017 3

Back to school means back to sports

An athletic trainer offers her top tips to ensure student athletes avoid injuries.

August 31, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

It’s about a heartbeat

Life has new meaning for Mark Hansen after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest while on vacation in northern Michigan.

August 2, 2017 2

Stay safe at the beach

Experts provide tips on how to prevent drowning and water-related injuries.

July 1, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

Be someone’s angel

There's no better way to spend a Saturday than setting a world record and raising money for cancer patients.

May 17, 2017 0

No magic pill for weight loss

A dietitian says your best bet is to avoid gimmicks and fad diets—and stick to the basics.

April 18, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A lifesaving visit

One woman set aside her skepticism and followed her doctor's advice to get a mammogram. It saved her life.

March 25, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Parkinson’s program gets ‘Big’ results

Woodworker David Smedley—grandpa to 30, great-grandpa to 24—discovers a unique physical therapy program to help him control his tremors.

March 12, 2017 6
January 1, 2017 0

Making and keeping your New Year’s resolution

Find success by keeping your goals simple and realistic.

December 31, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Susan Sniegowski drops the gavel on breast cancer

The verdict is in: This circuit court judge wouldn't allow her diagnosis to change her life.

October 14, 2016 1