PATIENT STORY

‘You guys are mentally strong’

16 American Ninja Warriors flip into children's hospital to cheer kids.

August 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘We are so excited’

A boatload of toys motored up to Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children's Hospital to brighten patients' days.

July 25, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

No longer looking back

12-year-old Izzabell Frederiksen gets the news she's been waiting for: Her back surgery is a success.

July 12, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A search for solutions

A rheumatologist summarizes one patient's winding road to diagnosing an autoimmune disease: "It is sometimes more art than science."

June 9, 2017 5
PATIENT STORY

‘You just have to do it’

After battling chronic hip pain, Jon VanEizenga's hip replacement surgery gave him back his active life.

May 30, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I took my life back’

Avid fisherman Jim Ehnen despaired over his Parkinson’s diagnosis―until he found hope.

May 22, 2017 8
PATIENT STORY

A legacy of letters

German-born volunteer Hildegard Krusch, 90, delivers cheer and mail to hospital patients.

May 12, 2017 2

Battling bad blood

A new vaccine could be a major breakthrough in treating acute myeloid leukemia.

April 30, 2017 4
PATIENT STORY

A ‘toytacular’ afternoon

The Bottomless Toy Chest makes a special delivery to children in the hospital.

April 26, 2017 0

‘Just keep your feet up’

More than 500 kids twirl and hop through the fifth annual Jump Jam.

April 22, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘The best thing that could have happened to us’

After waiting his whole life, 5-year-old Jazir Westerfield receives a kidney.

April 1, 2017 8
PATIENT STORY

‘Coming here is like assurance’

Moms-to-be with similar due dates enjoy learning and laughing in CenteringPregnancy program.

March 24, 2017 0