Health Care

Region’s health ranks high

Ottawa County takes top spot as state’s healthiest county; Kent and Allegan rank in top 20.

April 7, 2017

West Michigan works to lower lung cancer rates

State’s incidence rate of 67.5 per 100,000 tops national average by five points.

April 7, 2017

Child dies after hotel visit

April 4, 2017
| By AP

Kent launches $33K mental health court study

17th Circuit Court to examine other counties’ models for treating, rather than incarcerating, eligible offenders.

March 31, 2017

Partnership brings nursing school option to Grand Rapids

Cornerstone University collaborates with University of Detroit Mercy to offer students nursing degree, clinical experience in Detroit.

March 31, 2017