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Henry Ford Hospital. Photo by Mikerussell at Wikimedia Commons

Henry Ford Hospital Performs First Minimally Invasive Laser Brain Surgeries in Michigan

Surgeons at Henry Ford Hospital have performed the first two minimally invasive laser brain surgeries in Michigan — one for epilepsy and one to treat a brain tumor. And in both cases the patients went home the day after the procedure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

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Henry Ford Hospital Pioneers New Cardiac Approach

Doctors at Henry Ford Hospital have created a new route to the heart to implant an artificial heart valve by temporarily connecting major blood vessels that do not normally intersect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2013

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University Of Michigan Hospital Ranked Among Best In Nation

The University of Michigan Hospital cracks the top 25 in the annual US News and World Report’s list of Best Hospitals for 2013.

07/16/2013

This new gown provided at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit closes in the back and front, and is made of a thicker cotton and polyester blend to keep patients warmer.

Henry Ford Hospital Debuts Patient Gown With More Coverage

A Detroit hospital has a new patient gown that aims to offer a little more style, comfort and — perhaps most importantly — rear coverage for patients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2013

Henry Ford Hospital. Photo by Mikerussell at Wikimedia Commons

Sepsis Therapy Pioneered By Henry Ford Hospital Endorsed As National Quality Benchmark

An aggressive therapy for severe infection pioneered at Henry Ford Hospital has been endorsed as a national practice benchmark by the National Quality Forum to effectively treat patients with the serious medical condition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

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A World First: Henry Ford Hospital Repairs Ruptured Heart Through Catheter

A team of doctors at Henry Ford Hospital is the first in the world to successfully repair a hole in the heart and open five blocked blood vessels in a complex, two-stage catheterization procedure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

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Too Much Tea Leads Detroit Woman To Fluoride Overdose

Tea-time won’t be the same for one metro Detroit Woman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

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Dystextia: Sloppy Texting Could Be A Sign Of Stroke

It’s being called “Dystextia” and it could be a warning sign of a stroke.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2013

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Henry Ford Hospital Warns: ‘Don’t Ignore The Snore’

“Our study adds to the growing body of evidence suggesting that isolated snoring may not be as benign as first suspected,” the doctor said.

CBS Detroit–01/25/2013

HENRY FORD HOSPITAL STEM CELLS

Henry Ford First In Michigan To Use Stem Cells To Preserve Heart Function

Physicians at Henry Ford Hospital are the first in Michigan in a new national research study to investigate treating a recent heart attack with a patient’s own stem cells to preserve heart muscle function.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

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