PATIENT STORY

‘It makes me proud’

Fifteen artists who suffered traumatic brain injuries will showcase their artwork at Spectrum Health's annual art exhibit.

October 18, 2017 0

Migraine? Know your triggers

When one strikes, you should have a log handy to write down possible causes such as food, environment and sleep disruptions.

October 17, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Feeling blessed that I’m here’

As a patient recovers from a life-threatening brain infection, a doctor reminds residents, 'West Nile virus is in our backyard.'

October 11, 2017 1

The benefits of ‘being in the present’

Explore these 5 ways to practice mindfulness.

October 10, 2017 0

The great libation

Generations of tea-drinkers can attest to the natural benefits of the world’s second-favorite drink.

October 8, 2017 2

One hour away: A happier you

Any type of physical activity—even walking—results in similar levels of mental health benefits.

October 6, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘A different set of hopes and dreams’

An unexpected pregnancy and an unforeseen diagnosis became a journey to joy for this family.

September 29, 2017 9

High, low levels of magnesium linked to dementia

Having too many or two few of these nutrients may put you at risk.

September 27, 2017 0

Golf carts’ use is spreading, and so is danger to kids

Study of more than 100 kids treated at trauma centers reveals serious injuries.

September 22, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Take your sweet old time’

One out of four Americans fall every year. Use these 6 tips to help yourself (or others) avoid accidents.

September 19, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

Reaching for recovery

After complex heart problems and several surgeries, little Graylyn Karaus is stretching, reaching and working toward walking.

September 18, 2017 3

Is dementia declining among older Americans?

Rates have fallen among those 70 and older; gains against heart disease might explain trend.

September 18, 2017 0