Year-round athletics get a timeout

Playing the same sport throughout the year can lead to ‘overuse’ injuries.

April 24, 2015 0

Gene therapy shows promise for rare immune disorder

Discovery could give hope to patients who rarely live beyond their 30s.

April 24, 2015 0
April 23, 2015 0

HPV vaccine supporters get a boost

Say ahh: Protection may extend far beyond cervical infection.

April 23, 2015 0

FDA weighs tighter control of homeopathic remedies

Critics say these natural substances are ineffective and potentially dangerous, while backers contend current oversight is sufficient.

April 22, 2015 0

Myths and facts about energy drinks

Looking for a remedy for tiredness? Think twice before downing an energy drink.

April 22, 2015 6
PATIENT STORY

A moment in the spotlight for little boy with cerebral palsy

'He put them on and ran all over the place and just forgot he was wearing them.'

April 22, 2015 3

Stronger muscles = Healthier bones in kids

Research shows better bone health in childhood could stave off osteoporosis in later adulthood.

April 21, 2015 0

You wouldn’t let your kids swim with sharks

But do you know the dangers at home? Learn why safety is a state of mind.

April 20, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Survival kit: Reinventing your life after cancer

Cancer Transitions program helps survivors learn to live again.

April 19, 2015 0

Substance abuse reported by 1 in 10 workers

Government report detects uptick among hotel, food service employees.

April 19, 2015 0

10,000 steps of volunteering

Sallie Bender Guild volunteer Cindi Walker helps set the pace at Butterworth and Helen DeVos Children's Hospital gift shops.

April 18, 2015 0