• Boven Birth Center, Delivering Exceptional Birth Experiences

    Video

    From comfortable rooms to state-of-the-art technologies to our Special Care Nursery, Holland Hospital’s birthing center is the destination for beautiful birth experiences. Holland native Kirk Cousins shares why more lakeshore moms-to-be choose Boven Birth Center to deliver their ...

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  • 5 Ways to Fight the Flu

    Article

    It may seem like just a bad cold, but the flu's effects can be far more serious. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) , hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. are hospitalized every year due to influenza, and in 2018 alone, about 80,000 Americans...

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  • Breast Care Fund: Funding Healthier Outcomes

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    You may already know that 1 in 8 women will face a diagnosis of breast cancer in her lifetime. But did you know there’s one simple screening that saves lives, and that Holland Hospital offers a special fund to help those in need receive this vital test? Established five years ago...

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  • Bullying: How to Help Your Child Cope

    Article

    Bullying is far more common than any of us want to admit, with many children facing it on a daily basis. In fact, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, 1 in 4 students report being bullied at school. With the advent of social media, bullying is no longer just...

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  • Should You Have Your Baby Boy Circumcised?

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    Having a baby boy? Congratulations! Along with other decisions to make when having a baby, you’ll have one extra to consider: to circumcise or not. To help you with this important decision, Jason VanderLugt, MD, pediatric hospitalist at Holland Hospital Boven Birth Center, offers...

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  • Vaping Risks, Addictions & Treatments

    Podcast

    Once touted as harmless, e-cigarettes and vaping are now being linked to serious lung and neurological illnesses, and even deaths. Hear Holland Hospital’s Stephanie Stoneman, licensed social worker and addiction counselor, present on the dangers of this new health crisis and the ...

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  • Karen's Story: MAKO Knee Replacement

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    Karen Post suffered from pain for years due to osteoarthritis in her knee. Karen shares her experience of having MAKO Robotic-Arm Assisted Total Knee Replacement surgery with Derick M. Johnson DO at Holland Hospital and getting back to living an active lifestyle. Learn more about...

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  • Fighting Pain Without Opioids

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    It’s estimated that 100 million Americans struggle with pain symptoms daily, and chronic pain is the nation’s leading cause of long-term disability. Pain isn’t something that’s “all in people’s heads” or just an easy route to collecting disability. It’s a very real and disruptive...

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  • Gus's Story: Surviving After a Stroke

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    After waking in the early morning feeling paralyzed and disoriented, Motorcycle enthusiast Gus Hendrixson is back to riding and fixing bikes. Thankfully, Gus's wife, Sandy, called 911, putting the wheels in motion for rapid response and treatment by Holland Hospital's stroke team...

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  • The Dangers of Vaping: Six Facts to Know

    Article

    Whether you’re trying to kick the smoking habit or just plain curious, vaping might seem harmless enough. But are electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) better or safer than traditional tobacco products? Dr. Matt Hilton, Lakeshore Health Partners – Family Medicine, offers six facts...

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