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Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches

With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!

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Missouri & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it’s a great place to get started.

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Study: Stroke Cases Declining in U.S.

A local cardiologist welcomes a new study that finds the downward trend in stroke cases is continuing across the United States.

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Expert: Deadly Brain-Eating Amoeba Rare, But in Missouri Lakes, Ponds

A brain-eating amoeba infection recently killed a 9-year-old Kansas girl.

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Health Director Issues Report on Horse Carriage Companies

The horse “Moose” may not return to the streets without undergoing another test

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Medical Marijuana Rules OK’d By Illinois Committee

An Illinois legislative committee approved rules Tuesday for the state’s medical cannabis program, which means would-be growers and retailers can soon apply for permits.

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Barnes Jewish Makes List of Top Hospitals

U.S. News and World Report is out with its annual Best Hospital rankings.

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Local Veterans Say They’ve Been Denied Service, Had Problems Minimized by Doctors

The American Legion has sent a team of specialists to St. Louis to help veterans get better care from the VA health care system.

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Study: Time Matters in Treatment of Stroke Victims

Two studies show improvements in the ER and ambulances possibly cutting down critical time for stroke victims.

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.