PATIENT STORY

Heart treatment in utero saves baby Masen

'When you’re sitting there, you’re hopeless, but those doctors—they want to do everything they can to make sure that your child gets the chance they deserve. We’re very lucky.'

March 29, 2015 0

Got teens? There’s a doc for that

They may look and act like young adults, but teens are far from it.

March 20, 2015 0

Help for kids with ‘plumbing problems’

Pediatric urology services are changing kids’ lives through reconstructive surgery.

March 19, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Pediatric cancer trial goes international

Spectrum Health engages in personalized pediatric cancer treatment research.

March 18, 2015 0

Wheel of Fortune spins the wheel for children

Popular game show donates $10K to Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.

March 18, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Born with a heart defect? Live a fuller life today

Less than 10 percent of adults born with heart defects are getting the right care. We aim to change that.

March 13, 2015 1

Expert advice: Laughter is the best medicine

A nun and a doctor walk into a cafe … and share the healing power of laughter.

March 12, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Bonding with baby gets a boost

Mother of two offers positive review of baby-friendly environment

March 12, 2015 0

Dancing the night away

It was another record-breaking year for the Hope College Dance Marathon to benefit Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.

March 9, 2015 0

Childhood checks could spot celiac 

This gastrointestinal illness typically slows height and weight gains.

March 9, 2015 0

Very obese kids face more heart risks than thought

High cholesterol, diabetes and blood pressure problems plague these children.

March 8, 2015 0

Go away, stomachaches!

Help your kiddo avoid tummy troubles, and find out when you should go to a doctor.

March 6, 2015 0