Pfizer takes 3 lots of Effexor XR off the market
Pfizer is recalling some lots of its antidepressant Effexor XR because a single capsule of a different medication was found in one bottle of…
Ages 19 to 45 hardest hit this flu season
The Mid America Immunization Coalition reports those ages 19 to 45 were hit hardest this year in Kansas City.
KU Med to create multiple sclerosis center
The University of Kansas Medical Center plans to open a center designed to treat people with multiple sclerosis.
MO bill would ease access to unapproved drugs
One local lawmaker's efforts to help cancer patients could be one step closer to becoming a reality.
Cell phone over-use could cause heart trouble
Cell phones are great at keeping people connected; but they could be damaging to some people’s health.
New painkiller raises addiction concerns
A new prescription painkiller could help many people suffering from long-term severe pain, but it has addiction specialists worried.
Electronics to blame for sleepy kids
New survey finds American children aren't getting enough sleep, and electronic devices are to blame. Erika Edwards reports.
Healthcare deadline coming March 31
The big deadline for the healthcare law is coming March 31. By that day, for the first time, nearly everyone in the United States is…
Dozens take advantage of free health screenings
More than 150 people took advantage of free health screenings Saturday in Olathe.
Missouri bill to license radiologist
Lawmakers in Missouri are working to license the people who take your x-rays.
Americans still fooled by common heart myths
Many of us are still fooled by common heart myths.
USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program
Pregnant women and mothers who get federal assistance with their grocery bills will now be able to buy more whole-grain foods, yogurt, fish,…