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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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Beaumont researchers: surgery advantageous for spinal stenosis and slipped vertebra

Research done at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, along with twelve other sites nationwide, recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine found back surgery for spinal stenosis and a slipped vertebra proved to have better results than nonsurgical remedies. The paper is the second in a series detailing the findings of the Spine Patient

Beaumont vascular and wound care services offered in Macomb County

Beaumont medical centers in St. Clair Shores and Macomb Township now offer area residents vascular testing and wound care treatment. "Residents of Macomb County now have two convenient locations offering proven Beaumont programs- accredited vascular labs and wound care treatment for all chronic wounds," says Eric Hunt, vice president of

Safety City U.S.A. to host children's summer camp program

Safety City U.S.A., the first nonprofit, injury prevention/safety education center in Michigan, is hosting a summer day camp program for children ages 5 to 12. Four one-week camp sessions are available during July and August. The morning program (8 a.m. - noon) is geared to children ages 5 to 8; and the afternoon program (1 p.m. - 5 p.m.) is for

New Medical Marvels Gallery

It will be the largest permanent medical technology exhibit gallery in North America, and through a partnership among the Detroit Science Center, Beaumont Hospitals and Oakland University, it will be located right here in Detroit. The Beaumont Hospitals and Oakland University Medical Marvels Gallery, a 15,000-square-foot exhibit gallery coming to

Beaumont researchers: mini-stroke diagnostic testing effective

Research done at Beaumont Hospital, published online in the May issue of the Annals of Emergency Medicine, supports the use of rapid diagnostic testing for patients with mini-strokes or TIAs. Beaumont researchers found that the use of an Accelerated Diagnostic Protocol, in an Emergency Department Observational Unit, increased efficiency, lowered