Shorter Antibiotics Courses Plausible, Study SuggestsA local doctor shares his thoughts on an analysis piece that suggests we may not always need to take a full course of antibiotics
Hastert Faces Sex-Offender Treatment With Prison ReleaseHe now must undergo intensive court-ordered sex-offender treatment designed to ensure he never again poses a risk to children.
Doctors Use Immune System to Treat CancerA new type of gene therapy to treat leukemia and lymphoma awaits full FDA approval.
New Pain Treatment Could Slow Cancer DevelopmentLocal researchers find a way to deal with cancer-related bone pain.
Local Hospital Offers New Enlarged Prostate TreatmentA new less invasive way to shrink an enlarged prostate is now being offered at one local hospital.
Diabetes Drug Invokana Makes Promising ProgressA new drug shows promise in treating heart disease in diabetic patients.
New Online System Helps Doctors Treat Cancer PatientsA new study finds an online reporting system helped doctors respond more quickly to their cancer patients treatment issues.
SLU Doctor: Brock's Diagnosis is Treatable Form of CancerDr. Mark Fesler says patients who go through his program typically require two to four months of chemotherapy.
How a Cancer Scare Shaped New Mizzou Coach Cuonzo Martin's LifeA cancer scare for Missouri's new coach 20 years ago largely affects how he coaches and lives today.
Ohio Officer Takes Stun Gun to Help Terminally-Ill Teen Fulfill Bucket-ListAt first it was a joke, then Sgt. Doug Bline stepped up and said he would let her shoot him with a stun gun.
31 Dogs Rescued From 'Filthy' Conditions at Missouri HomeThe Humane Society says nine dead dogs were found in the home, and it appeared the living dogs may have fed on the dead ones.
MoDOT Warns Drivers to Keep Off Roads Thursday MorningThe forecasted snow is expected to fall after midnight, and continue into Thursday morning.