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American Heart Association Issues New Guidelines for Strokes

Nearly 800,000 Americans suffer strokes each year, and 130,000 die as a result. This makes the condition the fifth most common cause of death in the United States.

07/29/2015

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New Drug Available to Help Control High Cholesterol

There’s a new option if you can’t control your cholesterol with statins alone.

07/28/2015

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New Drug Shows Promising Results for Alzheimer’s Disease

The drug, solanezumab, can slow cognitive and functional declines in those with mild cognitive impairment.

07/23/2015

World War II Army veteran Fred Schaljo watches as the St. L:ouis Veterans Day Parade passes by in St. Louis on November 8, 2014. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis County Seeks Approval for Veterans’ Court

St. Louis County is looking to join St. Louis City, St. Charles, and Jefferson County in having a veterans’ court in place.

07/15/2015

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Lawsuit Filed Against Missouri for Lethal Injection Protocol

A group of Missouri taxpayers and former lawmakers has sued the state Department of Corrections over lethal injection policies used for executions.

07/09/2015

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New Drug for Obesity to Show Promising Results

A new way to fight obesity is an injectable drug that is showing promising results.

07/02/2015

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Springfield, Mo. Inundated by High-grade Marijuana from Colorado

Narcotics investigators in Springfield say the city is seeing an influx of higher-grade marijuana from states where the drug is legal, particularly Colorado.

06/29/2015

The Salvation Army's Midland Division breaks ground on a $6 million addiction treatment facility in midtown St. Louis on June 25, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Salvation Army Breaks Ground on Addiction Treatment Center

Six million dollar facility is expected to open during the summer of 2016

06/25/2015

Dorian Johnson, 22, leaves the funeral of friend Michael Brown at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis on August 25, 2014. Johnson was with Brown when he was shot by a white Ferguson, Missouri police officer on August 9. The shooting led to several nights of looting, arrests and heavy police presence.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Michael Brown’s Friend Who Filed Lawsuit is Arrested, Charged

Johnson, best known as Michael Brown’s friend who was walking with him moments before Brown was shot and killed, was arrested Wednesday and charged Thursday for resisting arrest.

05/07/2015

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St. Louis Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

A St. Louis police officer accused of working with drug dealers, pleads guilty in federal court.

04/06/2015

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