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Roseville child battles, defeats rare shoulder cancer

Noah Gochanour complained about pain that wouldn’t go away. Beaumont Children’s Hospital doctors evaluated Noah and discovered the reason for his pain and discomfort: Ewing’s sarcoma, a cancerous tumor in his shoulder.

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New implant for treating enlarged prostate offered by Beaumont urologist

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak is one of the first hospitals in Michigan to offer a new, less invasive treatment for an enlarged prostate. The permanent implant treats symptoms due to urinary flow obstruction in men ages 50 or older.

Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine receives full accreditation from the Liaison Council for Medical Education

Founding Dean Robert Folberg, M.D., was notified today that the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine has been granted full accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education.

Natural birth workshop prepares families, increases mother’s confidence

Giving birth naturally, with little or no medical intervention, is a choice more and more mothers are considering. However, natural birth requires careful planning and preparation. A new Beaumont class entitled, “Natural Birth Workshop,” teaches expectant families how to turn their natural birth plan into a reality. The

Beaumont celebrates Heart Month with community education programs

In celebration of American Heart Month in February, Beaumont Health System is holding a series of free events to help educate the community about a healthy heart.

Beaumont opens outpatient center for varicose veins in West Bloomfield

Beaumont Medical Center, West Bloomfield has opened a 2,670-square-foot outpatient center to treat adults with varicose veins.

Beaumont celebrates 60 years of caring for our community

This week, Beaumont Health System is celebrating its 60th birthday. On Jan. 24, 1955, 238-bed William Beaumont Hospital opened its doors on 113 acres of donated farmland, and adjacent land from an undeveloped subdivision, at 13 Mile and Woodward Avenue in Royal Oak.

Beaumont, Troy opens Heart Valve Clinic in its Sterling Heights Medical Center

Beaumont Health System has opened a second Heart Valve Clinic dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of the most complex heart valve diseases. The clinic is located in the Beaumont Medical Center at 44250 Dequindre Road, Sterling Heights, across from Beaumont Hospital, Troy.

Beaumont hosts education program encouraging girls to consider careers in medicine

What can a young lady do with a power drill? Plenty, thanks to a free, national education program developed to encourage and inspire young women to pursue a career in orthopedic surgery and engineering. Beaumont, Royal Oak recently hosted 41 high school girls who participated in the Perry Initiative.

Beyond the flu: Pneumonia, measles, mumps, rubella infection risks also exist

If your vaccinations are not up to date, a fight with the flu could turn into a battle with measles, mumps or even pneumonia.

Ferndale woman’s weight loss surgery life-changing

For Courtney Kent, 30, of Ferndale, life wasn’t always as easy as riding a bicycle. She had high blood pressure, arthritis and sleep apnea. She was told most of her health problems were due to being overweight. With a body mass index, or BMI, of 68, she couldn’t walk up stairs without stopping to catch her breath.