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Patient Story

‘No day is a given’

A 34-year-old doctor and mom of two is battling colon cancer with a powerful social network, humor and plenty of snuggles.

Pay attention to your colon

Take action now for a better tomorrow.

Study confirms lifesaving value of colonoscopy

If cancerous growths called polyps are found during a colonoscopy, they can be removed during the procedure.

Your new baby’s Valentine’s test

February is a great month to remember—every new baby should undergo a heart check before heading home.

Do you know the top 10 cancer warning signs?

If you want to live a longer, healthier life, catching cancer early is key. Here's how.

Patient Story

Cancer patients living longer than ever

Two out of three cancer patients survive five years or more, and Bill Crooks is here to tell you how to be on the better end of this statistic.

Day of Dance 2015 is Coming!

“Everybody Dance Now” as Spectrum Health Gerber Memorial welcomes families to its 11th Annual National Day of Dance for Your Health on Saturday, February 28, 2015, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Newaygo Middle School, 850 E. 76th Street, Newaygo, Michigan. This year’s event will feature steel drum band, Zion Lion, for extra rhythm and entertainment. A […]

Cancer risk often left to chance

New study suggests two-thirds of cancers might be due to seemingly random factors.

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