Health in Grand Rapids, MI

Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic's telemedicine offerings have significantly expanded since their inception in 2013, SC Times reports.

There are multiple ways you can share your gifts, time and talents with Family Outreach Center. Every gift is appreciated and helps us to continue to strengthen family life! Here are a few ways, YOU can help! Amazon Smile- AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization …

You can improve your hearing while you're buying groceries, shopping for gifts, or spending time with family. Here's how.

Thursday, August 31, 2017 | 10:00-11:00 am CT (11:00am-12:00pm ET)
Strategically executed preventive care initiatives and timely medical interventions can have a significant effect on care outcomes, which can be particularly valuable under outcome-based reimbursement models. Adult immunization initiatives have the potential to be a cost-effective preventative care strategy for hospitals. As the healthcare landscape becomes more focused on population health management, health systems can optimize…

ASCs are at a tipping point in the evolution of health care delivery, and hospitals without a comprehensive ambulatory surgery strategy are putting their institutions at great risk. Therefore, forward-looking health systems are investing heavily in the shift to outpatient surgical care – and for good reason. This white paper outlines the key issues driving change in the surgery landscape and movement toward the ASC model…

Stings, bites, outdoor cooking and even fireworks keep poison control centers hopping.

Learn about the mobile mammography unit at Spectrum Health Betty Ford Breast Care Service.

Summer means that it’s the best time of year to be outside taking in nature. Tick bites can lead long-term health problems. Learn how to avoid tick bites here!

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Charles Schwab Corporation announced today that its net income for the second quarter of 2017 was a record $575 million, up 2% from $564 million for the prior quarter, and up 27% from $452 million for the second quarter of 2016.

Technology has changed how we communicate. Learn how your grandchildren are communicating with you in shortened words and emojis in the blog!

If your cat's breath consistently makes you wrinkle your nose, it could be a sign that something’s wrong. Here are some common causes of bad breath in cats, and ways to prevent and treat this condition.

While our entertainment factor is on the rise, how does continued immersion in the digital world affect our vision? Does it real

Can Your Retirement Portfolio Survive a Stock Market Crash? Here's How to Tell: Between firing up the backyard grill and lazing on the beach, there's another activity you should be squeezing into your schedule this summer: giving your retirement portfolio a stress test. Money, July 13
Should You Buy an Immediate Annuity? Few of us have pensions these days, but with an immediate annuity, you can…

According to the American Optometric Association, the longer your eyes are exposed to solar radiation, the greater the risk of d

Certain types of debt can be used as financial tools to provide opportunities, such as a mortgage or a student loan. But even though a particular type of debt seems to work in your favor, it may not be the right choice
To make smart decisions about if, when and how much to borrow, you need to understand how to manage debt and make it work for you.
Debt that can work for you
To work for you, debt should ideally be low-cost…

Take a look at what you own—and what you owe
You may own a car or a home—or have money in the bank. Add it all up, and it can seem substantial. But to truly know what you own, you have to factor in what you owe.
The combination of what you own (your assets) and what you owe (your liabilities) makes up your personal net worth. Knowing your net worth is important for two reasons:
It lets you understand your current financial…

The topical products we use on ourselves and even our pets could cause big problems if accidentally ingested or administered incorrectly. Here’s how to keep your pets safe.

Magazines, household supplies, cardboard boxes and old mail scattered around the house may not seem unusual, but it may be a sign of a hoarding disorder.

Heart and Soul is a benefit concert for Family Outreach Center. Family Outreach Center is a non-profit organization that provides outpatient mental health and substance use disorder services, prevention and education services and more. Our mission is, Leading the way in promoting healthy family living by reaching out to underserved populations and those who are low-income in our community. This concert will give attendees the opportunity…