The gift of less anxiety

One of the greatest challenges in pediatric anesthesia is providing preoperative relief for children’s anxiety.

Now, some physicians at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills have made it possible for kids, and even some adult patients, to distract their attention away from anxious thoughts by playing games and doing activities on iPads.

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Beaumont develops long-term care clinic for female breast cancer survivors

To better monitor adult cancer survivors, Beaumont Health System’s Cancer Center has opened a new Cancer Survivorship Clinic for female breast cancer survivors in the Wilson Cancer Resource Center at the Beaumont Medical Center, Sterling Heights.

Beaumont staff rallies around woman’s goal to walk again

When the paramedics arrived at her apartment in Chesterfield Township, Britney Dixon was unresponsive. From the moment she entered the ambulance bay doors at Beaumont Hospital’s Emergency Center in Royal Oak on New Year’s Eve 2013, she was never alone. When Britney arrived, her prognosis looked grim.

Top NCAA Basketball Coaches Visit Beaumont Children's Hospital

A group of NCAA basketball coaches visited Beaumont Children’s Hospital patients in June 2015. Oakland University coach Greg Kampe worked with the American Cancer Society and Beaumont Children’s Hospital leadership to create the event.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak farmers market opens June 4

The Beaumont Hospital -- Royal Oak, farmers market, 3601 West 13 Mile Road, opens Thursday, June 4, at the entrance of the South Tower. The public is welcome and parking, in the south parking deck, directly across from the hospital, is free.

Beaumont seeking volunteers for lung cancer study

Physicians at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak and Troy are seeking volunteers with a diagnosis of metastatic squamous cell lung cancer to participate in research aimed at studying biomarkers and matching treatments based on a person’s tumor profile. Depending on the results, participants may be prescribed investigational drugs and immunotherapies.

Beaumont offers concussion awareness program for high school athletes June 13

Area high school athletes, ages 13 and older, are invited to participate in a free concussion awareness program, which includes training sessions and agility drills, Saturday, June 13, at D1 Sports Training, 799 Denison Court, Bloomfield Hills.

Karmanos Center for Natural Birth opens healing garden at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

The Karmanos Center for Natural Birth, a nurturing, home-like environment for laboring mothers who seek a safe and natural childbirth experience, has opened its rooftop garden, accessible and visible from all six natural birthing suites.

Beaumont Health's Royal Oak and Troy hospitals recognized for industry-leading environmental achievements

Beaumont Health’s Royal Oak and Troy hospitals are recognized for industry-leading environmental achievements by Practice Greenhealth in 2015. Practice Greenhealth is a leading national health care membership community focusing on efficiencies and environmental stewardship.

Beaumont offers new device to help patients with right-side heart failure

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak is one of the first centers in the United States to use a new minimally invasive heart pump designed to provide temporary support for patients with severe right-side heart failure.

Beaumont Health “Walk for Miracles” will help local children

Superhero costumes are not required, but they are encouraged at Beaumont Children’s Hospital’s first “Walk for Miracles” event at the Detroit Zoo, Saturday, June 6. Registration begins at 7 a.m. The walk begins at 8:15 a.m.