A fixer receives the fix of a lifetime

Heart valve replacement gives David Ten Brink a new lease on life.

September 18, 2015 2

Red Wings players ‘make all the difference in the world’

Hockey stars Justin Abdelkader, Jakub Kindl, Petr Mrazek and Tomas Tatar score smiles from sick kiddos.

September 16, 2015 0

Diabetes: Still all about that gut

New research about Type 2 diabetes may be helpful, but it still supports the importance of healthy eating and regular exercise.

September 15, 2015 0

Women: Don’t suffer in silence

Tackle menopause symptoms with safe and simple solutions.

September 14, 2015 3

Five questions to ask your health care provider

On track for a healthy year? Back-to-school season is a great reminder for a checkup.

September 12, 2015 0

Capturing the healing process … in photos

Doctors devise and evolve a painless way to check an injury as it mends.

September 12, 2015 0

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

Go nuts for nuts

These protein-packed snacks have joined the list of foods we should include in our daily diet.

September 9, 2015 0

Fend off age-related disease

Eating smaller portions and cutting calories could lower risk of heart disease and diabetes.

September 8, 2015 0

U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent

Higher tobacco taxes, tough messaging contribute to falloff.

September 6, 2015 0

Diabetes questions of the month

Will insurance pay for my glucose monitor and insulin pump?

September 1, 2015 2

Urine test may detect early-stage pancreatic cancer

Research findings hold promise for development of screening test for this deadly disease.

August 26, 2015 1