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Patient Story

In this together—a year of COVID-19

Amid a season of challenges, seven highlights emerge of community spirit, heroism and hope.

‘Masks are helping’

As we learn more about COVID-19, it becomes even more important to keep our distance and wear face coverings.

COVID in the cold

Explore these 10 tips to help safeguard your health and wellness as the snowy season approaches.

A port in the storm

Folks around you getting amped up? A few helpful tactics might ease those tense exchanges. 

‘We’re still in this’

Almost six months into the COVID-19 battle, Blodgett ICU team members continue the fight. Together.

Feeling angsty about masks or social distancing?

A psychologist delves into our human reactions to COVID-19 health guidelines—and our (often faulty) assessment of risk levels.

The safer summer social

Planning a visit with family and friends? A few precautions can lower your exposure to viruses.

Bridle your back-to-the-office angst

Experts share psych tips for feeling in control and calm as you prepare to return to the office.

Set social distance boundaries

A psychologist offers tips for how to handle interactions with family members and friends as society reopens during the pandemic.

‘An important thing to do’

Area manufacturers help bridge the gap in face masks with industrial sewing machines, operating room materials and an innovative spirit.

‘A positive thing to do’

Spectrum Health is seeking volunteers to make masks for non-clinical employees as well as other community partners.

‘It’s extraordinary’

West Michigan companies work together to innovate and create protective gear for health care heroes during the COVID-19 pandemic.