Even your bed may get smarter

New high-tech ways to connect patients and doctors loom in the not-so-distant future.

December 12, 2015 0

Royal baby name makes a comeback

This year's Top 10 Baby Names list includes two newcomers amid lots of longtime favorites.

December 10, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Spectrum saves Santa

A new procedure for atrial fibrillation aims to put this jolly elf back in his sleigh.

December 10, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

Little St. Nicholas gives gifts of the heart

The family of Nicholas Viner—a 3-month-old born with heart defects—delivers gifts for patients spending Christmas in Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

December 8, 2015 4
PATIENT STORY

‘A little fighter’ goes home from the NICU

Exactly 117 days after Baby Alexia's premature delivery, her family and care team celebrates. She made it. They made it.

December 7, 2015 3
PATIENT STORY

‘Something to fight for’

Paralysis forced Gene Halbert to learn how to walk again. He tackled the challenge with grit and determination.

December 7, 2015 1

‘The gift of a heart’

Emergency room volunteer aims to make a difference in someone's life every day of the week.

December 5, 2015 2
PATIENT STORY

A very Jedi Christmas

'Events like this really give us something fun to look forward to in the midst of a struggle.'

December 3, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘You look dynamite, sweet pea’

Jessica, 11, smiles broadly as her facial transformation is revealed.

December 2, 2015 1

Are boomers embracing hearing aids?

Baby boomers appear more likely than their elders to embrace the technology, an audiologist says.

December 1, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘How do you thank someone you have never met?’

Bone marrow transplant brings tears of joy.

December 1, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Make the most of what you have’

Jacob Lesinski isn't about to let type 1 diabetes keep him from accomplishing his dreams.

December 1, 2015 0