Healthy Teen Hearts

Healthy Teen Hearts Who do you visual when you think of a heart patient? A senior. Certainly not a high school senior! However, Hurley’s Teen Heart Screening clinics have detected potential heart conditions for 111 teenagers in Genesee County. Some of these detections required serious procedures such as defibrillators and other heart surgeries. Scott Bonzheim, […]

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Isaiah’s Story

Isaiah’s Story It’s been several years since a suddenly out-of-control backyard bonfire severely injured Isaiah Struck. Then just 3 years old, Isaiah was engulfed in flames and suffered second and third degree burns to his arms, legs and one hand.  Doctors told his family the Bay City toddler might never walk again. But thanks to […]

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Summer Fun Learning Activities

Summer Fun Learning Activities – making learning fun for your kids this summer By Marla Morgan Hagan, from Kudos Magazine Summer Fun Learning Activities can be fun!!  Print this playful check list and make sure you check off each box before summer says. “good bye!” It’s time to get in touch with your inner child! Summer is a great […]

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Summer Family Fun Bucket List

Summer Family Fun Bucket List – Insight to  jump starting your summer family fun! By Marla Morgan Hagan, from Kudos Magazine At the beginning, summer seems endless. Long days, warm nights, relaxed schedules, fewer responsibilities. You feel like you have all the time in the world. Then, before you know it, September rolls around. Where did […]

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Clever and Simple Family Safety

Clever and Simple Family Safety Summer fun may lead your family to crowded gatherings. Parks, theme parks, airports the list goes on and on.  Check out this simple and clever tip on keeping your kids safe. By using an almost “temporary tattoo” with our contact information in case you and your child are separated.

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Focus on Teen Heart Health

Matters of the Heart, from Kudos magazine will release on June 25th!  Keep a look out for the latest copy of Kudos magazine – Matters of The Heart. Focusing on healthy teen hearts and stories of inspiration. Click link http://cupofkudos.com/kudos-magazine/ to find out where to pick up your FREE copy of Kudos Magazine. Matters of […]

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Ways to Donate

You Can Make A Difference Ways to Donate. There are many organizations that are conducting fund-raising efforts for the water crisis in Flint. Not all of them have a track record, and some may take advantage of donors’ generosity. We recommend that you direct your donations to these local, reputable organizations that are raising money […]

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Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha: Hero for Flint

In the past five months, Dr. Mona Hanna Attisha has been interviewed by Rolling Stone, Rachel Maddow and media outlets from as far away as England and India. She testified before an Environmental Protection Agency clean water committee in Washington D.C., and participated in on a Huffington Post panel with famed environmental activist Erin ‘Brockovich. […]

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MSU Hurley Pediatric Public Health Initiative

Hurley Children’s Hospital has teamed up with Michigan State University to launch a comprehensive years-long effort to help Flint children after the citywide lead exposure from tainted municipal water. The new Pediatric Public Health Initiative, announced in January, will address the lead exposure and its effects on multiple fronts, including assessments, continued research and monitoring […]

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Summer Camp for Asthma Kids

“Rebekah got RSV when she was 2 years old. She started wheezing, coughing and waking up a lot at night. I ended up putting her in a pop-up playpen at the end of my bed. I was very worried and wasn’t sure what to do to help her. She had breathing treatments with a nebulizer, […]

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