Physicians Concerned for Patients in Hospital MergerWe told you yesterday about the merger of Saint Anthony's Medical Center and Mercy Saint Louis. Some physicians are expressing concerns mergers like this are affecting patient care and choice.
Alzheimer's Advocates to Protest Budget Cuts in Jefferson CityMore than two hundred Alzheimer's advocates, including a hundred from St. Louis, will descend on the state capitol Wednesday to say funds to help families care for their loved ones should be restored to the budget.
Medication Schedules Could be Key to Managing Heart DiseaseAccording to Todd Ruppar, poor adherence to a medication schedule is a big reason that cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer of Americans 18 and older.
Wash U Research Could Predict Autism EarlyWashington University researchers have made progress in predicting autism in infants with a family history of the disorder.
St. Louis Comptroller Hosts Blood Drive for Sickle Cell AwarenessComptroller Darlene Green, in partnership with the American Red Cross, hosted a blood drive for Sickle Cell awareness.
Flu Cases Continue to Rise in MissouriThe flu was so bad last week in the Missouri boot-heel town of Clarkton that Superintendent DeLane Beckwith closed the public schools for a few days.
St. Louis Health Ratings Top National ChartsSt. Louis ranks number 38 on a new list of the 150 Healthiest Cities in America.
Children with Asthma Taxing Medicaid SystemMissouri implementing home visits to improve health of high-risk children.
Rallies Held For, Against Planned ParenthoodSt. Louis and other major U.S. cities had demonstrations on Saturday
Can The Wild Temperature Swings Make Us Sick?If the sudden changes in temperature leave you feeling sick, there are a few good reasons why that might be.
Local Doctors Say Flu, Stomach Virus Hits St. Louis HardIf you find yourself under the weather, you're not alone.
Health Centers Sue Rauner Over Abortion-Notification LawThe measure requiring the dispensing of abortion information changed a 1977 law allowing health care professionals to refuse services they consider morally objectionable.