Diabetes question of the month

What about sugar-free candy?

November 1, 2015 1

U.S. curbs chronic illness deaths

Prevention is key to continued progress in fighting cancer, heart disease and diabetes.

November 1, 2015 0

Task force urges broader screening for type 2 diabetes

Group advises testing overweight, obese people ages 40 to 70 for abnormal blood sugar.

October 31, 2015 0

Caped crusaders captivate kids

Superheroes rappel off the side of Helen DeVos Children's Hospital, coaxing smiles and cheer from the patients within.

October 30, 2015 3

‘I don’t want to cheat the game’

Coach Jerry Kill steps down at the University of Minnesota, bringing epilepsy awareness to the forefront.

October 30, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Drawing from experience

Blood disorder may lead to medical illustration career for Michigan teen.

October 30, 2015 1
PATIENT STORY

Breathing better with every note

Harmonicas tune up patients' lungs and spirits.

October 29, 2015 8
PATIENT STORY

‘We didn’t think he would survive’

4-year-old Jazir Westerfield undergoes dialysis at home every night as he awaits a kidney transplant.

October 26, 2015 9

Candy “yes,” high blood sugar “no”

3 top tips from experts who know about how to enjoy Halloween without the sugar hangover.

October 25, 2015 0

Magnetic brain stimulation offers promise

Stroke survivors may especially benefit from non-invasive treatment.

October 25, 2015 0

Americans consuming fewer calories

Report finds we've definitely scaled back on those sugary soft drinks, but we could still use more fruits and vegetables.

October 24, 2015 0

Researchers move closer to Alzheimer’s blood test

Early diagnosis might lead to lifestyle changes that slow disease progression.

October 23, 2015 0