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
PATIENT STORY

‘His time is not finished on this earth’

Newlywed Mark Hagbom survives 'widow-maker' thanks to seamless transition from CPR to cath lab to open heart surgery.

October 21, 2015 3

Want healthy? Go the whole way

Fruits, vegetables and unprocessed foods are packed with nutrition and deliciousness.

October 20, 2015 0

Calcium supplements tied to kidney stone risk

But don't stop on your own if your doctor recommends them. Ask.

October 19, 2015 0

Good, and bad, news on prescription painkiller abuse

There is less abuse, but 80 percent of addicts don't seek treatment.

October 18, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

The surgery you’ve never heard of

Nedene Bearss shares her story about how chronic kidney disease took her by surprise, and how her 'hero' saved her hand with his expertise.

October 16, 2015 4