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NBA Alumni Visit Beaumont for 2nd Annual Day of Caring

Traditionally known for their slam dunks, rebounds and passes, a group of former NBA players, including Jalen Rose (former Piston and Wolverine) and Dave Bing (former Piston and Detroit Mayor), were better known for their high fives, hugs and words of encouragement yesterday at Beaumont Children’s Hospital.

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Study: Response to heart attacks at Michigan golf courses isn’t up to par

Despite more than a decade of advocacy about defibrillator use, response to heart attacks at Michigan golf courses is still not up to par, a recent Beaumont Health System study finds. Use of defibrillators in cardiac arrest cases at golf courses was rare, the study says, and preparedness and response wasn’t as good as it could be.

Local teenager battles rare form of cancer

A large lump on the side of 13-year-old Alyssa Kukla’s neck was the first warning something was wrong. “They initially thought it was just her body fighting off a virus,” Teri Kukla, Alyssa’s mother, says. Then, the lump grew larger. Alyssa’s parents brought her to Beaumont Children’s Hospital in Royal Oak for testing.

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.