A sensational seed: Chia

It's been a decades-long journey from pet plant to superfood. Never count out this nutritional powerhouse.

Life is short after dementia diagnosis, no matter your age

The early onset dementia median survival time is six years, but varies depending on the type of dementia.

Patient Story

Big catch, even bigger smiles

A group of children's hospital patients spent the morning charter fishing on Lake Michigan.

Patient Story

‘We had to help you’

When a retiree collapsed at the gym, two bystanders jumped in to help save him.

What foods are really best for your heart?

Evidence supports a predominantly plant-based diet, without added sugars or processed foods.

10 exercise tips from a pro

Here are ways to make your fitness commitment last all year.

Patient Story

‘I never knew when it was going to hit’

An implanted device provides relief from fecal incontinence, giving this 81-year-old a new lease on life.

Yawn! Reset your child’s sleep routine

Explore 8 healthy sleep habits that'll help students rise and shine this year.

Fending off migraines? Keep a diary

While the exact causes of these severe headaches remain unknown, identifying triggers can help.

Patient Story

Bonus!

Children's hospital patients now enjoy the thrill of playing pinball.

Patient Story

‘Living life to the fullest’

Less-invasive lymph node surgery has meant faster recovery for stage 3 melanoma patient Sally Coburn, who lives for the people she’s passionate about.

Lyme-bearing ticks more widespread in U.S. than thought

Keep in mind that ticks are born with the infection that causes Lyme disease.