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Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
CBS Local Health News
Local hospitals continue to see dozens of children being treated for the severe respiratory illness hitting the Midwest hard. At St. Louis Children’s Hospital, the numbers are falling – but they’re still huge.
A nasty cold-type virus is hitting children hard in several midwestern states, including Missouri, where state health officials have confirmed three local cases.
A 59-year-old man from St. Louis County has been hospitalized with West Nile virus in the area’s first case of 2014.
Children’s kidney and thyroid cancers have increased in recent years, and though the diseases are rare, experts wonder if the rising rates could be related to obesity.
Missouri is doing a better job than Illinois when it comes to tackling obesity in kids, according to a new report.
A new study finds the best diet for weight loss and heart health may be a low-carb diet.
The Missouri Health Department is issuing a warning about a respiratory illness that is hitting kids on both sides of the state.
WebMD Health News
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The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.