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Young Athletes Can Safely Take the Heat

Parents, here’s a cool breeze of relief as summer starts scorching. Experts say heat illness in young athletes is largely preventable. With a few common sense safeguards, practices, meets, and games can go on even when the mercury rises. The … Read More >

Real Men Do take Care of Their Health

Men tend to lead less healthy lifestyles than women. They’re more apt to smoke and drink alcohol and more likely to be overweight. Yet compared with women, men go to the doctor less frequently. According to a large national survey … Read More >

Crittenton and Oakland University School of Nursing Partner in $2 Million Endowed Professorship

Thursday, August 16, 2012 - There is a belief that the relationship between health care professionals and their patients is critical to the healing process and care satisfaction of patients as well as to the satisfaction of nurses. Crittenton Hospital Medical … Read More >

Crittenton – Certified Primary Stroke Center

Each year about 795,000 people experience a new or recurrent stroke, which is the nation’s third leading cause of death. On average, someone suffers a stroke every 40 seconds and someone dies of a stroke every 3.1 minutes. Stroke is … Read More >

CHMC Launches Story Telling Initiative

For Immediate Release Thursday, July 27, 2012 – Crittenton Hospital Medical Center, a community-based organization dedicated to enhancing the health of the individuals and communities it serves announces a storytelling initiative called “Your Defining Moment”. Starting Monday, July 30, 2012, … Read More >