Teens using e-cigarettes to ‘vape’ pot

Researchers are uncertain how teens are modifying the devices to get high.

September 13, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Living in the magical moments

From splattering syringes to animals galloping on walls, this team of child life experts paints pediatric hospital rooms with laughter and fun.

September 10, 2015 2

Go nuts for nuts

These protein-packed snacks have joined the list of foods we should include in our daily diet.

September 9, 2015 0

Obese smokers gain pounds after quitting

Doctors say kicking the habit is still the best way to improve health, even if it comes with weight gain.

September 9, 2015 0

U.S. smoking rate falls to 15 percent

Higher tobacco taxes, tough messaging contribute to falloff.

September 6, 2015 0

Naps do a heart good

An afternoon siesta lowers blood pressure and is linked to better heart and vessel health.

September 2, 2015 0

E-cigs amp up teen smoking rates

'It's certainly a cause of concern, because it's the first time we've seen that.'

August 23, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘You think differently about your future’

Targeted chemo helps keep lung cancer from taking a toll on Pete Harkema.

August 10, 2015 3

Avoid this summer’s enterovirus

Young people are most at risk for infection. Find out what to look for and what to do if it strikes you.

August 8, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

A thief in the night: Restless legs

Hank Post gets relief—finally—from the relentless sleep disruption of this vascular disorder.

July 31, 2015 1
PATIENT STORY

When counting sheep isn’t enough

One teen’s story and some practical tips for improving the quality of your Zzzs.

July 27, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

The jubilant pulmonologist

A bright future is no longer just a fairy tale for patients with cystic fibrosis.

July 22, 2015 1