Find your hidden aneurysm

About 1 in 50 people have an aneurysm lurking in their brain. Take some steps to make sure you're not one of them.

August 13, 2017 1

Medical reality catches up to science fiction

Scientists unveil their Star Trek-like 'tricorder' to track human health.

August 10, 2017 0

Dogs may help children’s immune systems

An outdoor pet tracks in loads of bacteria that may help children avoid allergies later in life.

August 6, 2017 2

Seizure-tracking devices make big strides

The newest wearable technologies are more reliable than seizure diaries — and they can notify caregivers.

August 5, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Fighting cancer, not traffic

MedNow video visits keep Ed Mikulskis closer to home as this farmer battles a rare lymphoma.

August 4, 2017 0

Nearly all autopsied NFL players show brain disease

No position on the football field seemed to confer protection.

August 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘I’m not going to let this beat me’

Diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, Michelle Mucha finds hope in a clinical trial.

July 31, 2017 8

Can dirty diapers offer clues to the infant brain?

Certain fecal bacteria tied to better cognitive function at age 2.

July 31, 2017 0

Hope for the newborn heart

Spectrum Health Innovations, a pediatric cardiologist and Michigan Tech students team up to design a stent for babies with heart malformation.

July 28, 2017 2
PATIENT STORY

Haunted by the heart

Those of Dutch descent may have specific genetic associations to a heart disorder that can cause sudden death.

July 24, 2017 8
PATIENT STORY

Stroke survivor—again

With rapid medical attention, John Hoyt quickly triumphed over his second stroke.

July 19, 2017 3

Taking the stairs may soon get easier

New high-tech steps recycle climbers' energy, making the ascent less tough.

July 19, 2017 0