New Vaccine Could Dramatically Lower CholesterolA new vaccine that's being tested could turn out to be an alternative to statin drugs.
SLU Making Progress on Zika VaccineWith the start of the mosquito season, St. Louis University researchers say they are making progress on their study of a Zika vaccine.
Illinois Rates Above Missouri for Senior HealthA new study finds seniors living in Illinois are slightly better off health-wise than seniors in Missouri.
New Arthritis Drug Could Become a VaccineWhile this research isn't ready for clinical testing yet, Guilak says his long term hope is this technique could act as a vaccine for arthritis and other conditions.
Study Finds Majority of Pediatric Flu Deaths Were Not VaccinatedA new study finds getting young children vaccinated against the flu could save their lives.
Volunteers Needed for Medical Study in Bird Flu VaccineSaint Louis University researchers study a possible avian flu vaccine.
Mumps Case Reported at Lincoln County SchoolThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports there've been nearly 3,000 cases nationwide this year — more than three times the number in all of last year.
University of Missouri Confirms 4 Students Have MumpsSusan Even, executive director of the Student Health Center, says all of the students had received required doses of the vaccine to prevent mumps.
Wash U Researchers Find Antibodies That Could Possibly Prevent ZikaThey say the findings are a significant step toward developing a vaccine.
SLU Vaccine Center to Test Zika Vaccine on HumansOnce SLU researchers have initial safety data from the St. Louis trial, they will start up a second parallel study in Puerto Rico.
Flu Numbers Down Across St. LouisThe peak flu activity here usually begins in mid January.
Free FluMist Vaccines Saturday in North, South CountiesSome local doctors' offices are warning parents there is a FluMist shortage in the area.