Author Archives: Barbara

New therapy can diminish symptoms of heart diseases

When a local philanthropist found relief from the new, noninvasive technology, he made sure Botsford Hospital could offer it to more people. Continue reading

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Junior Optimists Deliver Magic Hugs to Kids at Botsford Hospital

Being in an emergency room can create anxiety in anyone, but what if you’re just a child? Continue reading

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Happy EECP Week! Celebrating a new way to mend a broken heart

There’s a new way to help mend a broken heart – with a treatment called EECP therapy. Continue reading

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How to read food labels

Our registered dietitian explains those sometimes daunting nutrition food labels. Continue reading

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Botsford doctor answers flu questions

As chief clinical officer of Botsford Hospital, Dr. Walters gets a lot of questions about this year’s flu outbreak. So he’s compiled some of the most common questions and answered them for you. Continue reading

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2012 in Review: Our most popular blog posts

A look back on our most popular blog articles of 2012. Continue reading

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Detroit Catholic Central High School student fills cancer center with music

The Botsford Cancer Center is filled with live instrumental music thanks to 14-year-old musician volunteer Jonah Lyon. Continue reading

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What is Balloon Sinuplasty?

It used to be that people suffering from chronic sinusitis symptoms didn’t have many options. Now Dr. Brandes explains a new technology that can provide relief. Continue reading

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Botsford Hospital recognized for social media

Botsford uses social media for some important reasons and now we’ve been recognized for our efforts. Continue reading

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Helping patients navigate the financial burden of a cancer diagnosis

A cancer diagnosis can create a devastating financial toll, but a new member of the Botsford family helps to change that for our patients. Continue reading

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