4 Beaumont nurses receive Oakland University Nightingale Awards

Beaumont Health System nurses were honored by Oakland University’s School of Nursing at the 26th Annual Nightingale Awards on May 8. The awards recognize the exemplary contributions of registered nurses. Winners are selected from nominations by peers, supervisors, friends or patients.

20-Year-Old Woman Gets Double-Mastectomy After Testing Positive For BRCA Gene Mutation

Kelly Rothe was just nine-years-old when her mother, Nancy, died of breast cancer. Now, at the age of 20, Rothe has made a life-changing and, perhaps, life-saving decision.

Beaumont Children’s Hospital Awarded $20,000 from CureSearch for cancer research

Grant awarded through Clinical Trial Advancement Award Program Dr. Gowans CureSearch for Children’s Cancer has awarded a $20,000 grant to Beaumont Children’s Hospital to help fund therapeutic clinical trials.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak hosts Mental Health Fair May 28

It’s a statistic many people find disturbing: one in four adults will suffer from a mental illness in any given year. And yet, with roughly 25 percent of the population affected, mental health illnesses and issues are still whispered about, or worse, not spoken about at all.

Beaumont Children’s Hospital surgical team removes rare liver tumor in Commerce Township infant

It was supposed to be a routine wellness visit. Baby Kaden, Stacy Rennie’s 9-month-old son, needed a vaccination. So routine, she decided to have her husband, Jason, take him to their pediatrician for his flu shot. Their doctor had questions about Kaden, Jason couldn’t answer. So, they called Stacy at home, not once, but twice.

Doctor Creates New Ear For Girl Attacked By Raccoon, Implants Ear In Her Forearm

Kongkrit Chaiyasate, M.D., pediatric plastic surgeon, Beaumont Children’s Hospital, has completed the first of a series of surgeries to create a new ear for 11-year-old Charlotte Ponce of Spring Lake, Mich. When she was just three-months-old, a pet raccoon attacked Charlotte in her crib. The raccoon destroyed her nose, ear and cheek.

Beaumont participates in breast cancer vaccine research study

Michigan’s only health system taking part in multicenter, multinational study to help prevent recurrence of breast cancer Researchers at Beaumont Health System are seeking volunteers for a clinical research study to test a vaccine to prevent recurrence of early stage breast cancer.

A Generous, Life-Saving Gift: Woman Donates Kidney to Close Friend

Nancy Noble wrestled with kidney disease for two decades. Medication helped keep her healthy, until her doctor told her she needed a kidney transplant. Family members were unable to donate. However, Noble’s brother’s girlfriend, Michelle Rogers, was a match.

Beaumont awarded grants to study sports-related injury treatment, improve patients’ recovery

Two orthopedic organizations have presented Beaumont Health System with prestigious, competitive research grants that could improve patients’ recovery from both athletic and non-athletic injuries.

Thinking Green: Beaumont, Royal Oak celebrates Earth Day with eco-friendly activities

To commemorate Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak invites area residents to bring in unused and expired medications, mercury thermometers and medical sharps. Residents are also invited to attend an Earth Day Fair.