Favorable Conditions Help Spawn Oak Leaf Itch Mite BoomPeople in the Kansas City region may soon feel the bite as favorable weather and environmental conditions have led to a boom in the oak leaf itch mite population.
Symptom of Respiratory Illness Infecting Midwest Children is Asthma AttacksThe respiratory illness plaguing the Midwest brought nearly 450 kids in for treatment recently at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo.
Kansas City Hospital Starts Anti-Spanking Initiative How long until a similar move against spanking in hospitals is made here?
Missouri Hospital Bans Surgary Drinks, SodaOfficials at Children's Mercy Hospital said the ban will take effect in January.
KC Teen Dies While In Detention Center CustodyOfficials say the girl reported that she did not feel well just before noon Saturday, and was dead hours later.