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Doctor Builds Charlotte Ponce A New Ear, Pierces It

Charlotte's ear is healing well. Charlotte returned to Beaumont Children's Hospital in August for a skin graft procedure. During the surgery, Dr. Chaiyasate pierced Charlotte's new ear. It was a wonderful surprise.

For the first time in her life, she can now wear a pair of earrings.

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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.

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak hosts Mental Health Fair May 28

It’s a statistic many people find disturbing: one in four adults will suffer from a mental illness in any given year. And yet, with roughly 25 percent of the population affected, mental health illnesses and issues are still whispered about, or worse, not spoken about at all.