• Grab the Girls & Go Out: It’s Healthy

    Article

    When’s the last time you went out with just your best girlfriends? If you’ve been putting that GNO on the back burner, you should move it front and center. Not just for the laughter and the wine, but be-cause it’s good for you. In fact, a study revealed that a woman’s overall hea...

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  • Back to School Tips for Parents

    Article

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year—back-to-school season! Between readying backpacks, buying school supplies, and yes, celebratory dancing (no judgment here, moms and dads), these seven tips can help your kids put their best foot forward when that first bell rings: Check in...

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  • Holland Hospital Spine: at the Leading Edge

    Podcast

    Nearly 80 percent of Americans will suffer from back or neck pain during their lives. If you’re one of them, Holland Hospital can help you get your life back. Neurosurgeon Dr. David Lowry discusses the latest advancements in physical therapy and robotic and minimally invasive spi...

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  • Emergency Room or Urgent Care: Which One?

    Article

    The dog days are officially here, and that means spending lots of time outside for cookouts, pool parties, lake fun and more. When taking advantage of all this Pure Michigan season offers, remember that hotter weather also increases the potential for injury and illness. Some comm...

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  • Sun Rays, Beautiful Days: Protect Your Skin

    Article

    When the sun shines in Michigan, it’s natural to want to soak in every moment of those wonderful rays. But when enjoying the great outdoors, don’t forget to protect your skin. Darkened skin color from the sun (or a tanning booth) not only accelerates the effects of aging, but als...

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  • Water Safety Tips - Stay Safe This Summer

    Article

    Our lakes are pretty great. After all, we’re not called The Great Lakes State for nothing. Yet despite their undeniable beauty, the Great Lakes can pose great danger. As of mid-July, there have been 37 drownings reported in the Great Lakes (18 in Lake Michigan alone). To put thin...

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  • Feeling the Heat? Keep Your Cool, Stay Safe

    Article

    When the temperature rises, so does your risk of heat stroke. Heat stroke can happen with prolonged exposure to or strenuous activity in hot temperatures. A less serious (but still concerning) condition called heat exhaustion can lead to heat stroke. The more humid it is, the mor...

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  • Now Hear This: The Latest in Hearing Health

    Podcast

    Listen in as hearing specialists Joseph VanderMeer, MD, and Grace Lee, Audiologist, with Lakeshore Health Partners – Ear, Nose & Throat, provide the latest on hearing health, new technologies and preventing hearing loss. Podcast recorded July 11, 2019. Learn more about Lakesh...

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  • Urgent Care With Kirk Cousins

    Video

    When you’re under the weather or coping with an injury, the last thing you want to do is wait for relief. Holland Hospital offers high-quality care, so you can get in, out and back to feeling better. Learn more about Urgent Care services ....

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  • Don’t Delay Seeking Care for Hearing Loss

    Article

    Having trouble hearing can be physically and emotionally debilitating. After all, this vital sense enables us to communicate, socialize, work and stay connected to the outside world. If you’re struggling to understand or manage hearing loss, Jamie Petroelje, AuD (doctor of audiol...

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