‘It’s heartbreaking’

COVID-19 takes a heavy toll on Black and Latino communities in West Michigan, reflecting longstanding systemic health and social inequities.

Sweet or tart, cherries are the bomb

A dietitian shares 6 surprising health reasons why you should eat this magical fruit.

What’s making you snore?

A sleep doctor identifies possible causes and remedies to help you get the Zzz's you need.

Patient Story

‘A brand-new life’

When a spot showed up on David Kidder’s lung X-ray, he turned to a minimally invasive approach for his biopsy and surgery.

Patient Story

‘God was watching over me’

Greg Ikiebe hoped for a new start in the U.S. after fleeing the violence of Nigeria. After landing a job, his next step became clear—he'd need a revamped heart.

‘First line of protection’

A new portable intubation chamber may protect frontline health care workers during the pandemic.

Plasma donors needed

So far 73 people have donated in hopes of helping people who are severely ill with COVID-19.

‘These COVID-19 wins’

The ICU team celebrates as patients graduate from the unit—and draws strength and knowledge to help care for others.

Patient Story

‘Tears of joy’

Holsey James battled his way back from cancer and cardiac arrest to earn a spot on the lung transplant waiting list and a renewed life.

10 summer activities ranked by riskiness

Here's what infectious disease doctors want you to know about having fun and staying healthy during the pandemic.

Experiencing COVID-19 symptoms?

Here are the steps to take if you feel unwell and think you may have an infection from the novel coronavirus.

COVID-19: How to protect yourself

Primary prevention methods include social distancing and avoiding respiratory droplets.

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