Metro East's First Medical Marijuana Dispensary Prepares to OpenCertified patients will receive consultation, learn about strains.
Missouri Bill Would Prevent Abortion for Down SyndromeSen. David Sater led efforts in 2014 to pass a bill that imposed a 72-hour waiting period before an abortion can be performed.
Free FluMist Vaccines Saturday in North, South CountiesSome local doctors' offices are warning parents there is a FluMist shortage in the area.
Illinois Doctors Group Wants Rauner to Veto Hepatitis C BillWith three out of four Americans who are infected unaware they have hepatitis C, Illinois lawmakers last month approved a measure to fight what's been called a silent epidemic.
Calls Questioning Births at Homer G. Phillips Hospital Up To 144Now, many black mothers are wondering if their babies born at this hospital are still alive.
Ferguson Protesters Runner-Up to Time Person of the Year: Ebola FightersDoctors, nurses and others fighting Ebola have won Time's 2014 Person of the Year award, with Ferguson protesters coming in as runner-up, the magazine announced Wednesday.
Doctors Expect Nebraska Ebola Patient To Recover An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.
Study Addresses Depression in Medical SchoolA new Saint Louis University study indicates that medical schools can go a long way in helping future doctors manage their own levels of stress and depression.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Study: Not Enough Cancer Doctors in Rural AmericaStudy shows more cancer cases, but not enough doctors.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
Conventional Wisdom Vs. New Information - What Dictates A Healthy Diet?A look at widely-accepted food rules challenged by new studies, and the search for truth in an age of easy access to information - as well as misinformation.