Pediatric cancer trial goes international

Spectrum Health engages in personalized pediatric cancer treatment research.

March 18, 2015 0

Young and healthy—with Type 1 diabetes

Coming to grips with her diagnosis, Nicole Etrheim got busy, learning about diabetes, adjusting her lifestyle and networking with others.

March 15, 2015 0

Born with a heart defect? Live a fuller life today

Less than 10 percent of adults born with heart defects are getting the right care. We aim to change that.

March 13, 2015 1

Bonding with baby gets a boost

Mother of two offers positive review of baby-friendly environment

March 12, 2015 0

Saying you don’t have diabetes doesn’t make it so

At first, Mary Jo Bump refused to accept her diagnoses. Then she put her stubbornness to work.

March 7, 2015 0

The quilt of life

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

February 28, 2015 2

Worried about your newborn’s noisy, high-pitched breathing?

It could be stridor, a treatable problem with the larynx.

February 27, 2015 0

Risky business: Teens and allergies

Help your teens live a full life—and stay safe—despite food allergies.

February 22, 2015 0

Heart surgery at just 6 days old

Norah Mae Boss now has beautiful pink fingers and toes. Find out what this has meant for her and her parents.

February 18, 2015 2

Inactivity a major danger with blood clots

Traveling to a sunny location? Sitting at your desk all day long? Do some leg pumps and listen up because deep vein thrombosis could affect you.

February 17, 2015 0

For the love of Peets

'We just want to help each other through this. ...A lot of people can't get that long of a life with each other.'

February 14, 2015 0

A lifetime of acceptance

Patient with diabetes shares her story and a few suggestions for living life without limits.

February 12, 2015 0