"Marshall's Oaklawn Hospital and Borgess Health of Kalamazoo have formed a partnership designed to increase access to services in Oaklawn's service area, the two health care providers announced Tuesday." (Battle Creek Enquirer)


Military Veterans can find the process of getting care through the Veterans Administration cumbersome. But they do have options.

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She is alive, despite being shot four times. She’s healing, though she’s still in a wheelchair and she has a bullet in her liver. She says God, her family, the community and her own grit all played a role in her survival.

Tiana Carruthers described what the last few months have been like on Thursday at Borgess Hospital, in her first media appearance since the February 20 mass shooting in which six people died.

Hospital Hospital House of Southwest Michigan

The CEO of Hospital Hospitality House of Southwest Michigan says having a family member close helps a patient recover while hospitalized. Judy Markusse Paget says research shows that people heal better and faster when family, or someone to lookout for them, is nearby. 


One in three adults over the age of 65 fall every year. It’s one of the leading causes of injury for older people. But balance can be improved and the risk of falling can be reduced.