Posts from Sue Thoms

PATIENT STORY

Picnic joy: Kids being kids

Young patients and their families enjoy the annual summertime gathering for the pediatric hematology-oncology program.

August 5, 2017 0
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‘Scars are nothing’

A veteran of multiple joint-replacement surgeries, Chelsee Stark volunteers her insight and skills to help others.

July 26, 2017 3
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A very green, very Spartan day

MSU basketball stars take on slam-dunk event at children's hospital: 'Just the greatest feeling.'

July 18, 2017 0
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‘His whole story has been a miracle’

Adopted from China with heart defects, Isaiah Lunsford receives a life-changing surgical fix.

July 14, 2017 3
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‘The most perfect little guy’

Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.

June 26, 2017 4
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‘It made us feel we had a life again’

Partnership brings clinic to northern Michigan—closer to home for children being treated for cancer and blood disorders.

June 25, 2017 0
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‘Our hearts and hands are truly full’

After years of dealing with infertility, Amanda and Tim Van Horssen welcome their third set of twins.

June 23, 2017 1
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‘Hang in there, Nate’

After a bull stomped on Nate Davis, 17, during a rodeo, a rapid-fire response from emergency crews would prove to make all the difference.

June 19, 2017 0
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From ‘I survived’ to ‘I do’

On her wedding day, Kierstynn Foster Rozema and her groom visit the place where she faced and beat leukemia.

June 18, 2017 4
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A first-ever therapy for spinal muscular atrophy

“Nervous and kind of excited,” 14-year-old Malorie Fox prepares to receive a new treatment.

June 12, 2017 2

Which milk is the cream of the crop?

A dietitian gives tips to consider when choosing what to pour into your glass or on your cereal.

June 4, 2017 4
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‘Mini airlift’ brings 3 Haitian kids to hospital

‘It’s going to be life-changing for them,’ says pediatrician who helped arrange the children’s trip.

June 2, 2017 2