Throat bacteria linked to bone and joint infection in kids

Study found one particular germ in 70 percent of children with additional infections.

September 14, 2017 0

Moisturizers aren’t what they claim to be

'Fragrance-free' and 'hypoallergenic' labeling is often misleading.

September 13, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘How God’s plan works’

Diagnosed twice with cancer, Madison Pflug has two transplants and prevails with a deeper faith and appreciation for each day.

September 11, 2017 15

Get those kiddos moving!

Keep families active and healthy with these 6 alternatives to sedentary activities.

September 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Wonder’ kid gets a new jaw

A 16-year-old boy has a new look and better function following pioneering facial reconstruction surgery.

September 6, 2017 13

5 telltale cough sounds and what they mean

What is your child’s cough trying to tell you?

September 5, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Don’t wait to get help’

After seeking treatment for addiction during her pregnancy, a mom shares a message of hope and recovery.

September 4, 2017 4

Cookies, apples or yogurt? Not always a simple choice for kids

Snack preferences drive buying decisions, but brands and allowance also play a part.

September 3, 2017 0

Cuddle power

Like hugs and snuggles? Most of us do—including babies.

September 2, 2017 7

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

Picture that!

The ArtPrize Mobile Workshop brings fun and creative activities to the kids at Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.

August 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

It’s back to school for children’s hospital

Young patients experience that back-to-school feeling with an afternoon of fun activities.

August 29, 2017 0