PATIENT STORY

Living, not just staying alive

An implanted heart pump saved Terry Jacobs’ life. Now he’s more active than he’s been in 20 years.

August 14, 2017 4

Medical reality catches up to science fiction

Scientists unveil their Star Trek-like 'tricorder' to track human health.

August 10, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘You guys are mentally strong’

16 American Ninja Warriors flip into children's hospital to cheer kids.

August 8, 2017 0

Dogs may help children’s immune systems

An outdoor pet tracks in loads of bacteria that may help children avoid allergies later in life.

August 6, 2017 2

Seizure-tracking devices make big strides

The newest wearable technologies are more reliable than seizure diaries — and they can notify caregivers.

August 5, 2017 0

Yawn! Reset your child’s sleep routine

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

August 3, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

It’s about a heartbeat

Life has new meaning for Mark Hansen after suffering a sudden cardiac arrest while on vacation in northern Michigan.

August 2, 2017 2

GERD for newbies

Cool that (heart)burn with these 4 tips from a doctor who knows.

July 30, 2017 0

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A very green, very Spartan day

MSU basketball stars take on slam-dunk event at children's hospital: 'Just the greatest feeling.'

July 18, 2017 0

Conquer your sleep issues

Don't count sheep, Ladies. Go to your Zen spot and watch the magic happen.

July 16, 2017 7

More Americans are walking for exercise

It's an easy, inexpensive way to get moving and reap the health benefits, experts say.

July 12, 2017 0