Detroit Riverfront hosts Beaumont Children’s Hospital Torch Relay

Metro Detroit is one of 19 cities across the country participating in the annual Torch Relay walk that raises funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospital affiliates including Beaumont Children’s Hospital. Torch Relay is a three mile walk that takes place at the Rivard Plaza along the Detroit Riverfront on Sunday, October 5 at 9:30 a.m. Last

Beaumont Health System to stop furniture purchases with toxins

Beaumont Health System has joined Advocate Health Care, Hackensack University Medical Center and University Hospitals in a commitment to stop purchasing furniture treated with toxic flame retardant chemicals.

Beaumont Health CEO names executive team

Beaumont Health President and CEO Gene Michalski has named the top executive team for the new $3.8 billion health care organization that combined Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare.

Beaumont Children’s Hospital doctor: ‘Autism-appearing condition is treatable’

Autism spectrum disorder can include a wide range of symptoms from avoiding eye contact to performing rituals, or sometimes even losing the ability to communicate. A child who exhibits such behaviors may not actually have autism. Meet Spencer Kaleniecki. He was diagnosed with autism at 2-1/2-years-old.

Beaumont research: Biomarkers predict fetal heart defects found in the first trimester

An international study led by Beaumont Health System chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ray Bahado-Singh, M.D., has identified biomarkers for the prediction of fetal heart defects. Findings are published in the Sept. 5 issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Prior to Dr. Bahado-Singh’s research, these markers have never been tested or reported.

Beaumont Health System opens Geriatric Center in St. Clair Shores

Beaumont Health System has opened its second geriatric center dedicated to helping older adults who have limitations due to health-related conditions.

Beaumont, Botsford, Oakwood complete affiliation; New Beaumont Health launched

Beaumont Health System, Botsford Health Care and Oakwood Healthcare have completed their affiliation agreement to combine operations as a new organization called Beaumont Health.

Doctor Builds Charlotte Ponce A New Ear, Pierces It

Charlotte returned to Beaumont Children's Hospital in August for a skin graft procedure. During the surgery, Dr. Chaiyasate pierced Charlotte's new ear. It was a wonderful surprise. For the first time in her life, she can now wear a pair of earrings.

Beaumont hosts Sept. 11 breast and ovarian cancer community awareness program

On Thursday, Sept. 11, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., Beaumont Health System is hosting an evening awareness program for patients and families at the Troy Marriott. The program, which includes dinner and a panel of experts on breast and ovarian cancer, will emphasize the importance of area clinical research trials.

Beaumont Medical Center, Macomb Twp. hosts sharps and mercury drop-off Sept. 12

On Friday, Sept. 12, Beaumont Medical Center, Macomb Township invites area residents to bring in mercury thermometers and medical sharps. These items, found in many households, can be hazardous to people in the community.