Caregiver challenge: Needs double as end of life nears

Most rely on family members to provide that support.

August 28, 2017 0

Young breakfast skippers lack vital nutrients

Calcium, iron and folate may be shortchanged when morning meal is missed.

August 27, 2017 0

Don’t hate the change

With the arrival of a new football season, health and wellness should be top of mind—even in the most bone-jarring of sports.

August 26, 2017 0

TV binge-watching may leave you like ‘The Walking Dead’

Study suggests multi-episode viewers end up sleepless and fatigued.

August 26, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Knocking cancer out of the park

Seventeen children's hospital patients became celebrities for the night with the West Michigan Whitecaps.

August 25, 2017 0

A little drinking might lengthen your life

But it's a fine balance as too much alcohol can increase risk of early death.

August 25, 2017 0

Calm back-to-school nerves

Follow these easy steps to help your child manage jitters before the first bell rings.

August 24, 2017 0

U.S. antidepressant use jumps 65 percent in 15 years

Women nearly twice as likely to use the drugs as men, CDC report finds.

August 24, 2017 0

Givers really are happier than takers

Even small acts of generosity trigger a brain boost.

August 23, 2017 0

Take a stand on staying mobile after 80

Standing exercises better than sitting ones for preserving walking skills.

August 22, 2017 0

When you’re the only one on a diet

Resist temptation while improving your family's health.

August 21, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A smile is contagious

Cleft and craniofacial patients spend a magical afternoon together at the zoo.

August 20, 2017 0