PATIENT STORY

‘They make you feel like you’re somebody’

A stroke victim's newfound love of painting helped her reclaim strength and self-confidence.

August 9, 2017 0

Stopping statins after stroke may raise risk

Large study serves as warning for survivors who are prescribed cholesterol-lowering meds.

August 9, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A silver lining

Heart transplant recipient and competitive swimmer Fred Nelis makes a formidable showing on the world stage in Spain.

August 8, 2017 0
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

‘Diet foods’ to skip

Lighten up on these substitutes.

August 7, 2017 0

Dogs may help children’s immune systems

An outdoor pet tracks in loads of bacteria that may help children avoid allergies later in life.

August 6, 2017 2

U.S. kids overdosing on dietary supplements

Children under age 6 are often the most affected.

August 6, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Picnic joy: Kids being kids

Young patients and their families enjoy the annual summertime gathering for the pediatric hematology-oncology program.

August 5, 2017 0

Seizure-tracking devices make big strides

The newest wearable technologies are more reliable than seizure diaries — and they can notify caregivers.

August 5, 2017 0

Sperm counts continue to decline in Western nations

How this might affect long-term male fertility isn't clear.

August 5, 2017 0