Beaumont partners with Playworks Detroit for playground painting event

30 volunteers to roll up sleeves to paint and beautify elementary school play area Beaumont Health System's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is partnering with Playworks Detroit on Saturday, Oct. 12 to transform the playground at Bennett Elementary School in Detroit into a colorful, safe space for play. This community service project began as a

Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe hosts ‘Girls’ Night Out’

Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe invites women to enjoy an evening out to celebrate healthy living. Beaumont, Grosse Pointe will partner with Spirit of Women to host a health fair themed after Elizabeth Gilbert's book "Eat, Pray, Love." The event will be held on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Assumption Cultural Center, 21800

Beaumont’s Safety City U.S.A. hosts ‘Celebrate My Drive’ Oct. 19 at Northwood Shopping Center

A driver's license brings new joy and freedom, but for teens nationwide the first year behind the wheel can be deadly too. Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among U.S. teenagers. To better educate young drivers about being responsible and safety-conscious, Beaumont Health System's Safety City U.S.A. and State Farm are hosting

Beaumont offers free student heart checks Oct. 26 at Oxford High School

High school students and parents beware: the typical school sports physical may fall short in assessing heart health. Because sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in young athletes, Beaumont Health System cardiologists and partners WXYZ Channel 7 and 97.1 The Ticket continue to offer free Student Heart Check screenings to area high

Beaumont event offers demonstrations, presentations for active and healthy lifestyles

Beaumont occupational, physical and rehabilitation specialists will offer demonstrations and presentations to showcase the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle on from at the Beaumont Health Center, 4949 Coolidge Highway, in Royal Oak. Beaumont specialists will offer blood pressure and fall prevention screenings; provide education and

Beaumont to host Oct. 4 community stroke conference

Beaumont Health System's Stroke Services program invites stroke survivors and their family members, caregivers and friends to attend a community stroke conference, "," from on , at the Best Western Sterling Inn, 34911 Van Dyke Avenue, Sterling Heights. Registration is $10 for community members and $30 for clinicians. It includes

Back to school often means back to bullying

Labor Day has passed. The kids are back in school. And, it's that time of year when signs of bullying emerge among school-age children. On any given day, more than 160,000 children stay home from school for fear of being bullied. Because of the seriousness of this issue, Beaumont Children's Hospital developed the No Bullying Live Empowered, or

Beaumont Health System named a ‘101 Best and Brightest Sustainable Company’

For the second year in a row, Beaumont Health System is recognized as a for leading green initiatives and exhibiting excellence in environmental responsibility. Beaumont is the only health system in metro-Detroit recognized as a sustainable company by 101 Best and Brightest. Beaumont Green Team leaders will receive the 101 Best and Brightest

Beaumont hosts ceremony and drives for domestic violence awareness

Domestic violence is one of our nation's greatest health concerns. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one of every four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Despite its prevalence, domestic violence is one of the most consistently underreported crimes. To help raise awareness, a "Silent Witness

Beaumont Health System donates AED to Troy community theatre

Beaumont Health System and the American Heart Association have donated an Automated External Defibrillator, or AED, to Ridgedale Players, a community theater located in Troy. An AED is an emergency medical device that delivers an electrical charge to a person who is experiencing a life-threatening, abnormal heart rhythm or sudden cardiac arrest.