Women's Health

A woman’s life stages can arrive with profound physical and emotional changes. We’ll take you through every stage, offering advice, expertise and understanding.

Patient Story

‘More of who I am’

In the midst of cancer treatments, debilitating pain and a new diagnosis, Megan Brightbill finds hope through music therapy.

Gut health gets real

People are becoming more comfortable talking about bathroom basics. Turns out, that's good for our health.

Watch your wintry step

Follow these simple precautions to help you avoid costly falls on slippery walkways.

Patient Story

‘Why did I wait?’

After knee replacement surgery, a 59-year-old Michigan woman is finally back to an active life—and free of pain.

Top stories of 2021

Find inspiration in these stories of hope and resilience.

Snowshoeing or cross-country skiing? Safety first

Know what to expect well before you head out into snowy weather.

Keep workouts hot, even in winter

Indoor fitness routines—and some outdoor, too—can help you stay in shape when the snow flies.

On war footing

As Michigan battles a record spike in COVID-19 infections, doctors drive home the importance of vaccines as a leading defense.

The joy of rest

You need regular breaks in your workout routine so your body can heal, rebuild and grow stronger.

Put yourself first in the new year

Wrap all your 2022 preventive exams into a single, time-saving visit.

Love those grainy days

Oats, brown rice, quinoa and other whole grains help with heart health.

Top fitness tips for moms-to-be

Many fitness activities offer tremendous benefits—but it's also important to know which ones to avoid when you're pregnant.