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Siteman Cancer Care Clinic to Open 24/7

Local cancer patients who need urgent care will soon have a new around-the-clock option.

05/01/2015

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Researchers Discover New Way to Treat Cancer

The Polio virus was a killer and crippler for centuries, but now researchers may have a found a game changer for cancer.

04/01/2015

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House Committee Hears Testimony on Bill that Would Legalize Medical Marijuana

“I’m going to say to you right now, I could care less about anybody who wants to get high,” Williams testified. “Your problem, not mine. I’m only concerned about people who need to have relief with medication.”

02/24/2015

Warren County Sheriff

Warren County Deputy on Leave Over Fabricated Ambush Report

The unnamed deputy claimed that he came under fire in the Reifsnider State Forest on Saturday night from an unknown shooter who then fled.

02/02/2015

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Area Law Enforcement Working to Combat Heroin

“We see a lot more heroin use now, a lot more heroin overdoes than we used to,” says ER physician Dr. Cassandra Haddox of St. Anthony’s Medical Center in South County.

01/28/2015

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Process to Produce Hemp Oil in Mo. for Medicinal Purposes has Begun

Today kicks off a 30-day period when the Missouri Department of Agriculture will accept applications to produce hemp extract in the state.

11/03/2014

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Three Cases of Possible Enterovirus at St. Louis Hospital

It was first seen in Denver, and now it has begun showing up here: muscle weakness or possible paralysis in children that may be linked to enterovirus.

10/07/2014

File photo of a person holding Viagra tablets, which are often used to combat impotency. (Photo by ROLAND MAGUNIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Majority Of Men With Erectile Dysfunction Do Not Seek Treatment

The findings of a recent, large-scale study indicate that most men who are diagnosed with erectile dysfunction do not seek treatment for the malady.

05/14/2013

Andrew Oberle

Mother Of Chimp Attack Victim Andrew Oberle Speaks Out

Doctor describes 26-year-old patient as “sweet loving guy who’s dealt with horrific pain”.

08/23/2012

Healthcare

SLU Aims to Curb Painful Chemotherapy Side Effects

An estimated 30 to 40 percent of cancer patients treated with chemotherapy experience symptoms.

03/06/2012

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