PATIENT STORY

A fixer receives the fix of a lifetime

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

September 18, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

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
PATIENT STORY

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