Are heartburn meds and heart attack risk linked?

Our experts weigh in on this latest study

July 5, 2015 0

Celiac disease and nerve damage

The two are linked, but our experts say glucose poses a larger threat than gluten.

July 2, 2015 0

Travelers beware: Mutant stomach bug could wreak havoc

Get the 411 before your great escape so you don’t bring back this inadvertent souvenir.

June 12, 2015 0

10 reasons to go vegetarian

You don’t need to be vegan to be healthy. But science tells us that eating fewer animal products can help you avoid many diseases.

June 8, 2015 6

Lifts, tucks often follow weight-loss surgery

Weight-loss surgeries in the United States lead to greater demand for cosmetic surgery.

June 6, 2015 0

Can sunshine vitamin shine new light on battle with the bulge?

Study finds vitamin D supplements might help some lose weight.

May 30, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Siblings tackle cystic fibrosis

Buist family finds hope, makes plans for a bright future for their children.

May 20, 2015 0

Esophageal cancer: What you need to know

New procedure can help those with early stage cancer. And in Michigan, you'll only find it at Spectrum Health.

May 20, 2015 0

‘Thrifty’ metabolism might sabotage us

People who are obese have to work harder to win the battle with the bulge.

May 17, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

3 steps to ‘Oh, what a relief it is’

Experts offer ways to get relief from frequent acid reflux.

May 14, 2015 0

Why weight-loss surgery leans toward women

Despite their male counterparts, ladies may possess greater overall awareness of the risks posed by obesity.

May 12, 2015 0

Stool alert: Know the symptoms you shouldn’t ignore

Colorectal cancer is on the rise among young adults. While reasons still not clear, there are ways to protect yourself.

May 11, 2015 0