PATIENT STORY

‘You guys are mentally strong’

16 American Ninja Warriors flip into children's hospital to cheer kids.

August 8, 2017 0

4 things to know about backpack safety

Make back-to-school shopping a breeze with these expert tips and tricks.

August 8, 2017 0

2 of 3 U.S. patients keep unused painkillers after surgery

Saving leftover pills, and not storing them correctly, could lead to opioid misuse or abuse.

August 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘He’s our little Superman’

Enduring six surgeries amid the most serious form of spina bifida, 16-month-old Jeremiah Nelson continues to defy the odds.

August 7, 2017 4

Walk the dog, gain health

Even in bad weather, seniors get about 30 minutes of daily activity by taking care of their pet.

August 4, 2017 0

Can’t get to the gym? Work out in your office!

Enjoy these simple exercises to boost fitness and lift you out of your chair.

July 28, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Scars are nothing’

A veteran of multiple joint-replacement surgeries, Chelsee Stark volunteers her insight and skills to help others.

July 26, 2017 3

In every game, there’s risk

Parents should know that athlete safety is less about choice of sport and more about a child's training.

July 25, 2017 0

The power of walking

Don't underestimate the power of putting one foot in front of the other. Start out slow to achieve your wellness goals.

July 20, 2017 0

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A very green, very Spartan day

MSU basketball stars take on slam-dunk event at children's hospital: 'Just the greatest feeling.'

July 18, 2017 0

Summertime heat can be a killer

Here's what athletes (and even non-athletes) need to know about heat illness during the most sweltering of days.

July 15, 2017 2