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Christmas

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Santa visits NICU babies

The littlest patients see jolly old Saint Nicholas before their first Christmas.

Don’t let the weight gain Grinch get you

A dietitian explains how little decisions can make a big difference when you’re surrounded by mounds of sweets and savories.

Babes in toyland? Play it safe

Your tiny tots have their eyes all aglow. Make sure this upcoming holiday season’s hot toys won’t backfire in their hands.

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Incredible superheroes save Santa

Kids roar with excitement as their doctors, nurses and caregivers take to the stage in dance and song.

‘It’s what she would have wanted’

The spirit of Helen DeVos was felt amid the holiday joy at the annual Christmas party.

Holiday dinner fat-busters

Lean toward lean for the big holiday meal and your waistline will thank you.

New baby, new traditions

If you've got a little one on the way, the holidays are the perfect time to think about creating new traditions—and reintroducing old ones.

Don’t sweat the season

This can be a great time of year for fun and festivities, but don't let demanding lists and obligations lord over your schedule.

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Doctors dance, dance, dance!

Children's hospital staff put on a spectacular Holly Troll-y Christmas stage performance for kiddos and their families who have dealt with cancer or blood disorders.

Got youngsters? Watch for holiday hazards

The tiny revelers among us are drawn to all that sparkles and shines—so keep an eye on those Christmas lights and ornaments.

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‘Lots of toys and joy’

The Bottomless Toy Chest delivers more than 350 toys to children in the hospital.

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The gift of giving

Young hematology and oncology patients and siblings shop for presents for their families.