Local Patient to Receive World's Smallest PacemakerSmaller than a triple A battery, the Medtronic Micra device is implanted through a catheter directly into the heart.
Cancer Fundraiser For Affton Man Scammed Out of $8,000Organizer Melissa Carlton says police are investigating after the women she hired to handle the money, never turned it in.
Forms Reflect Updates to Illinois Medical Marijuana ProgramDoctors no longer need to recommend marijuana, just certify that a patient has a qualifying health condition.
Mental Health Department Investigates State Hospital SuicideMental health department spokeswoman Debra Walker says the agency is looking into whether staff members were negligent.
Nation's First Virtual Health Center in St. LouisPatients don't have to leave home and doctors don't leave the office.
Hospital Officials: Patient Does Not Have Ebola University of Kansas Hospital officials say preliminary tests show a patient who arrived Monday with Ebola-like symptoms does not have the deadly disease.
Risk of Ebola Cases in St. Louis is 'Very Low,' Expert SaysThe Ebola outbreak in Africa is worsening, causing the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to issue a special warning. But how likely is this deadly disease to show up in the U.S. or in St. Louis?
Report: Too Many Surgical Implements Are Left Behind In PatientsThe Joint Commission is urging surgeons and hospitals to cut down on the number of medical objects accidentally left in patients.
Hospital Worker Charged With Stealing Patients' IdentitiesAshley Drummond accused of stealing info from patient charts, applying for credit cards.
Patient Walks Away From Embattled Belleville Care HomeJoseph Childs was found safe at a local truck stop.