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Beaumont first in U.S. to offer new system to ‘test drive’ bowel and bladder incontinence therapy

Dianne Bachman, 71, of Macomb, has had an overactive bladder and urge incontinence for more than two years. This condition hindered her once-active lifestyle. She was among the first in the nation to benefit from the new Verify Evaluation System at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak on Sept. 17.

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Postal Service Unveils Alzheimer's Stamp at Beaumont, Grosse Pointe

The Fox Creek Station Post Office unveiled a social awareness stamp commemorating Alzheimer's Awareness at Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe today. Fox Creek Station Manager John Plona said that Beaumont, Grosse Pointe was a natural partner to highlight the new stamp and bring local awareness to the concern of Alzheimer's and the availability

Top 10 Practical Tips to Boost Your Immune System

Cold and flu season is just around the corner, but that doesn't mean you have to start stocking up on tissues and over-the-counter remedies. You can take simple steps to help your body fight off the nasty "bugs" that will be flying around. Jeffrey Band, M.D., director of Infectious Diseases for Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak and medical

Beaumont Offers New Liver Transplant Support Group

One hundred and eighty-five liver transplants took place in Michigan in 2007 and currently 305 people are on the waiting list, according to the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network. As more people are becoming involved in the transplant process, there is a need for guidance and nurturing by others who have been though it. A new

How to Talk to Kids about Disabilities

Social worker Therese Scarpace, L.M.S.W., of Beaumont Hospitals' Pediatric Rehabilitation, interacts with hundreds of children who have "disabilities." She offers the following advice for teaching children how to understand and relate to those with disabilities. If parents can teach their children a simple way of understanding

Toy Cart at Beaumont, Troy Brings Smiles

Generous donations from community members are brightening hospital stays for children treated at Beaumont Hospital, Troy. The hospital recently introduced a Pediatric Toy Cart filled with age-specific toys and games for patients in the hospital's Pediatric Unit and in other treatment and public areas at the Troy hospital. As part of a