Donors eye new world record: Longest line of backpacks

Spectrum Health and Priority Health partner with the United Way to gather thousands of backpacks for children in need—and they've set an apparent new world record in the process.

September 11, 2015 1
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Sports injuries spike

Football hogs the injury headlines this time of year, but plenty of other sports are to blame. Proper knowledge and good habits can help young athletes avoid common injuries.

September 11, 2015 0
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Living in the magical moments

From splattering syringes to animals galloping on walls, this team of child life experts paints pediatric hospital rooms with laughter and fun.

September 10, 2015 2

Hand-washing 101

With school back in session, kids need a refresher course on hand-washing.

September 10, 2015 0
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Jessica, 11, undergoes transformation

Intricate surgery is the start of a fairy-tale ending for Illinois girl.

September 8, 2015 13
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Have a concussion? Sleep will do you good

Forget the myths associated with concussions and know the facts from experts who talk in terms we can all understand.

September 7, 2015 3
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Sojourning for surgeries

'We feel very blessed and directed to find somebody who could do the surgery and make her appearance better for the rest of her life.'

September 6, 2015 6
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Pregnant? Let’s work out!

A doctor and a mom share what's safe—and not so safe—when it comes to exercise while pregnant.

August 31, 2015 0
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No room to grow

Baby Quinn expands her boundaries thanks to a revolutionary plastic surgery technique that corrected her fused skull.

August 30, 2015 1

Open ears, open minds

Policymakers won’t know until next year if a new immunization waiver rule wins over anti-vaccination parents.

August 27, 2015 0

Excessive sports training hurts kids

Parents should set limits to help prevent injuries.

August 25, 2015 2

Infected by a good mood?

Happy adolescents appear to help other peers avoid or recover from depression.

August 24, 2015 0