Henry Ford Hospital. Photo by Mikerussell at Wikimedia Commons

Henry Ford Pioneers Robotically Controlled Ultrasound Probe

Henry Ford Hospital was the first hospital world-wide to use a new, robotically controlled ultrasound probe to remove a cancerous tumor from a kidney.



Priority Health Offers Web-Based Care Analysis

Grand Rapids-based Priority Health is leading the chorus of health care organizations calling for smart health care and better outcomes. A new Web-based tool allows members to evaluate care options prior to choosing surgery.


Treatment May Lessen Parkinson’s Symptoms

An experimental treatment may offer hope to some Parkinson’s Disease sufferers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/17/2011

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Aretha Franklin Says She’s Lost 85 Pounds

The legendary singer said she’s been trying to shed pounds ever since looking at pictures of herself and deciding she was “entirely too fat.”


Detroit Lions team doctor Kyle Anderson checks the right shoulder of Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions after leaving the game during the third quarter of the game at Ford Field on November 7, 2010 in Detroit.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Matt Stafford’s Surgery A Success

Detroit Lions Quarterback Matthew Stafford underwent successful shoulder surgery Friday, the team announced.

97.1 The Ticket–01/21/2011

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Aretha Franklin Home From Hospital

Following surgey for an undisclosed ailment, Detroit songstress Aretha Franklin is back at home in time for the holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2010

Aretha Franklin’s Surgery A Success

Statement from Franklin said the surgery “was highly successful. God is still in control. I had superb doctors and nurses.”


New Aortic Valve Treatment Shows Promise

  A new study featured in this month’s New England Journal of Medicine finds that some people suffering from a life-threatening heart condition known as severe aortic stenosis could benefit from an experimental treatment that avoids […]


McGrady Ready To Revive Career With Pistons

Tracy McGrady doesn’t see himself as an old, broken-down basketball player. He’s hoping that his free-agent deal with the Detroit Pistons will help him prove that to the NBA.


Zsa Zsa Gabor Reportedly Read Last Rites

A spokesman for Zsa Zsa Gabor says she is in serious condition at a Los Angeles hospital and has received the last rites.