PATIENT STORY

‘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
PATIENT STORY

‘By the grace of God’

When little Mary Chittle's heart stopped, a team of doctors, nurses and prayer warriors joined forces to get it beating again.

June 2, 2017 23

Diet, supplements for knee pain

Do fiber or chondroitin ease arthritis?

June 2, 2017 0

Know the signs of thyroid trouble

It's a small gland with a big job.

June 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Flipping the story on cystic fibrosis

As he battles cystic fibrosis, Mason Moerdyk, 16, finds the strength to dive into a new sport.

May 31, 2017 5

Alzheimer’s deaths jump 55 percent

CDC reports more patients are dying at home, with the caregiving burden falling on loved ones.

May 31, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘You just have to do it’

After battling chronic hip pain, Jon VanEizenga's hip replacement surgery gave him back his active life.

May 30, 2017 0

Cut calories, lengthen life span?

Middle-aged adults who reduce their intake show slower biological aging.

May 30, 2017 0

Think you’re allergic to penicillin? Think again

Nearly 95 percent of people who report having an allergy to the antibiotic can actually tolerate it—and that’s to their advantage.

May 28, 2017 1

Let’s get grilling

You don’t have to sacrifice a healthy diet when you fire up the grill this summer.

May 27, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

‘I want to beat the odds’

Missie Charon is building a new home, and looks forward to building a new life after battling pancreatic cancer.

May 26, 2017 4

‘The silent killer’

About 1 in 50 Americans have unruptured brain aneurysms that can be deadly if they pop. How do you know when to get checked?

May 25, 2017 3