Patient Story

22 pounds of love

Cricket, a therapy cat, brings happiness and wholeness to hospice patients.

Avoid skiing injuries by training now

Preparing in advance can lead to a safe winter on the slopes.

Patient Story

Choosing joy

After a double lung transplant and battling a host of maladies, a Michigan mom has kept faith alive.

Rejoice in an extra hour of sleep

Sleep medicine docs share how the 'fall back' portion of Daylight Saving Time makes more of a difference than one might think.

Want to lose weight? Get your brain to listen up

Teaching people to trigger their neural self-control centers could be a key factor in shedding the pounds and keeping them off.

Patient Story

Reclaiming her spark

Menopause stripped away Judy Pellerito’s joy, but with hormone therapy, she has a new song to sing.

Take 10 for mindfulness

You can reap the benefits in less time than it takes for a coffee break.

Here’s something to sleep on

The optimum amount of sleep to keep your brain performing its best is seven to eight hours every night.

Patient Story

‘I love you so much’

Jason Blakeslee almost died in a motorcycle crash. With the help of art and occupational therapy, he's regaining mobility and danced with his wife at a recent wedding.

Patient Story

‘It got me pretty good’

Four days after a major stroke, a smokehouse owner returns to work.

CDC warns of polio-like virus striking U.S. kids

Doctor: 'We need to pay attention to this, because the long-term consequences the children and their parents suffer is immense.'

Patient Story

Fighting for her life

A delicate procedure provides new hope for a lung cancer patient.

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