Coal ash contains high levels of radioactivity

End product from coal-fired plants may pose hazard to health and environment.

September 17, 2015 0

Red Wings players ‘make all the difference in the world’

Hockey stars Justin Abdelkader, Jakub Kindl, Petr Mrazek and Tomas Tatar score smiles from sick kiddos.

September 16, 2015 0

Teens using e-cigarettes to ‘vape’ pot

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

September 13, 2015 0

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

‘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

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