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St. Louis Facing Needed Upgrades to Aging Water Infrastructure

St. Louis has to start facing up to its aging clean water infrastructure, so says a new report released by the Metro Water Infrastructure Partnership.

08/27/2014

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Postponing Chronic Disease Development Means Less Time Spent Sick

Washington University researchers say changing how medical care is delivered could help prevent multiple chronic diseases and extend the total number of years we remain healthy.

07/24/2014

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STL Village to Unveil Senior Living Project

A group of older residents in St. Louis will unveil a new effort that encourages like-minded seniors to coalesce into a village where they can live, work and shop.

04/10/2014

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Holiday Visits Spark Worries About Older Relatives

“Something happened over that visit that they finally picked up that mom is getting frail and might need some help,” says Ann Bannes, Vice President,St. Andrews Resources for Seniors.

01/02/2013

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Docks Under Scrutiny At Lake Of The Ozarks

Aging electrical wiring installed decades ago on docks at the Lake of the Ozarks is getting a closer look after a trio of deaths this summer.

08/05/2012

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City Dying Earlier than Surrounding Areas

The average life expectancy in St. Louis city is notably lower than other areas.

06/16/2011

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