Patient Story

‘They brought me back’

Following a brain cancer diagnosis, Polly Spence's family moved her from Florida to Michigan for surgery and rehabilitation.

Think you might have a food addiction?

There’s help available to conquer cravings—once and for all.

Little steps, large gains

Even a modest increase in fitness level can improve longevity and quality of life.

Maintain your bone health

Do you know your risk factors for osteoporosis? You might be surprised.

The heal-better diet

On the mend after injury or surgery? The right foods—and sometimes a few supplements—can hasten your recovery.

Reasons why you should throw flip and flop out

Avoid flimsy footwear to keep calluses and injuries at bay this summer.

The richest moment

That magical hour after a baby is born is called the golden hour—and for good reasons.

Patient Story

On the move again

For two years, prolapse brought Coleen Venema to a near standstill—but then she found a doctor who could put things back together.

Make your garden one of delights, not dangers

Spring has finally arrived and you're eager to get outside. Go for it! Just take care to limit your risks.

Menopause—a hair loss culprit?

It's a slow process, but women can turn it around.

Patient Story

The right place at the right time

When she went to a hockey game promoting stroke awareness, Nancy Weeks never imagined she would soon become a living example of early detection and treatment.

The 10-minute battle

For those suffering arthritis, short walks each day can deliver pain relief and pave the way to independence.

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