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Studies reveal effectiveness of cooling caps in fighting chemo-induced hair loss
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Studies reveal effectiveness of cooling caps in fighting chemo-induced hair loss

February 15th, 2017 | by Contributor
One study found that half of the women who got scalp cooling kept at least 50 percent of their...
Heart disease could cost $1 trillion a year by 2035
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Heart disease could cost $1 trillion a year by 2035

February 15th, 2017 | by Contributor
Heart disease is increasing at a troubling pace in the United States, with costs expected to double from $555 billion in 2016 to a whopping $1.1 trillion in 2035, a new American Heart Association report estimates. “Our new...
New HIV infections in U.S. falling rapidly, CDC says
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New HIV infections in U.S. falling rapidly, CDC says

February 15th, 2017 | by Contributor
NEW YORK — New calculations to better track HIV infections confirm that the U.S. is seeing a strong and steady decline. The number of new cases has been falling for years. But health officials wanted a clearer picture of...
Parents of preemies get Valentine’s Day surprise
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Parents of preemies get Valentine’s Day surprise

February 15th, 2017 | by Contributor
Valentine’s Day was full of heartwarming moments for parents visiting their newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit at Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City. Preemies wore red, white and pink hats decked out with...
Strangers reach out to teen in need of kidney
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Strangers reach out to teen in need of kidney

February 15th, 2017 | by Contributor
Cirila Munyon’s daughter thought she was crazy, her family laughed at her, but the mom was willing to do just about anything to find her 15-year-old a kidney donor — even if that meant covering her car in graffiti....
Louisville sees record 52 overdoses in 32 hours
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Louisville sees record 52 overdoses in 32 hours

February 14th, 2017 | by Contributor
In response, dozens of people received free training on how to administer naloxone, a drug used to counter the effects of opioids like...