PATIENT STORY

‘It’s not the end of the world’

For a guy who doesn’t like needles, Josh Sheldon breezed through surgery on a damaged ACL and torn meniscus.

July 3, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

‘A year later—and here I am’

Nick Paradiso blamed allergies for his breathing troubles. A quick trip to the ER revealed something more concerning.

June 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Putting cystic fibrosis in the crosshairs

Siblings Michael and Emily Plummer use archery to help combat their disease—and Michael may fight his way to the Olympics.

June 28, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘The most perfect little guy’

Sweet and smiley Camden Cardona has a rare genetic disease―tuberous sclerosis―and a team of experts to help him.

June 26, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

‘It made us feel we had a life again’

Partnership brings clinic to northern Michigan—closer to home for children being treated for cancer and blood disorders.

June 25, 2017 0
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‘Our hearts and hands are truly full’

After years of dealing with infertility, Amanda and Tim Van Horssen welcome their third set of twins.

June 23, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

‘Your life changes in an instant’

As an EMT, Tim Hoffman was used to helping people. After a traumatic brain injury in an ambulance crash, he's now the one being helped.

June 21, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

‘Hang in there, Nate’

After a bull stomped on Nate Davis, 17, during a rodeo, a rapid-fire response from emergency crews would prove to make all the difference.

June 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

From ‘I survived’ to ‘I do’

On her wedding day, Kierstynn Foster Rozema and her groom visit the place where she faced and beat leukemia.

June 18, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

A girl, a horse and a horrible disease

Battling kidney disease since toddlerhood, Lyndi Hollinger dreams of a normal life. She finds it when she's on Sammy's back.

June 16, 2017 0

Surgical relief for Parkinson’s

New approach lets patients “sleep” through a deep brain stimulation procedure.

June 14, 2017 3
PATIENT STORY

A first-ever therapy for spinal muscular atrophy

“Nervous and kind of excited,” 14-year-old Malorie Fox prepares to receive a new treatment.

June 12, 2017 2