Signs of Alzheimer’s spotted in young adults

Another clue that could help unravel the mystery behind this devistating disease.

March 6, 2015 0

Hip replacements skyrocket in U.S.

Patients are younger and hospital stays shorter.

March 5, 2015 0

Parents request delay of kids’ vaccines

Doctors often yield to parent wishes, despite believing it puts children at risk.

March 5, 2015 0

Lunch please, but hold the arsenic

Babies who drink formula may have higher exposure to arsenic than breast-fed infants.

March 4, 2015 0

Migraine relief via the nose?

Treating the nerves in the nasal cavity could reduce pain by a third, study shows.

March 4, 2015 0

For the sake of kids

A record number of students are expected to dance in a 15-year tradition that raises funds for Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

March 3, 2015 0

Multiple sclerosis linked to lower levels of key nutrients in women

But researchers aren't sure whether differences are cause or effect of inflammatory disease.

March 3, 2015 0

Narcotic painkiller use tied to higher risk for depression

The longer the use, the bigger the risk the user would become depressed, study found.

March 2, 2015 0

More Americans surviving cancer today than 20 years ago

Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64.

March 1, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

The quilt of life

Martha Ribbens finds meaning and purpose after a cancer diagnosis changed her life.

February 28, 2015 2

Think hookahs filter out tobacco toxins? Think again

Study finds the popular water pipes do not rid smoke of heavy metals.

February 28, 2015 0

“Munchies” research provides insight into brain chemistry

Marijuana use side effect could hold key in learning how to stimulate or suppress appetites.

February 27, 2015 0