Sat, 30 Sep 2023 09:08:08 GMT (1696064888078)
hace 5 añosBenefits from vaccines outweigh any worries about side effects
The Centers for Disease Control was monitoring a measles outbreak in 21 states in August, including Missouri.Doctors said unless parents remain vigilant about vaccinating their children, flare-ups of previously forgotten diseases could become the norm.In t
hace 5 añosPsychologist says talking about suicide shouldn't be taboo
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has called suicide a national public health problem; and in Missouri, the suicide rate is about 1.4 times higher than the national average. In the wake of suicide rates rising by 36% in...
hace 5 añosPhysician shares tips for assessing sports injuries
Americans reported more than 8 million sports-related injuries each year on average, according to the Centers for Disease Control. When it comes to these types of injuries, doctors said it isn't always easy to tell which are minor and which...
hace 5 añosCanine visitors bring "paws"-itivity to Senior Care Unit
Twenty-two percent of adults 55 and older suffer from dementia, depression, or other mental health issues, according to the American Psychological Association.In this week's Family First, KRCG 13 visited the Senior Care Unit at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospit
hace 5 añosArea hospital awarded special designation
A mid-Missouri hospital received a special certification the week of Friday, May 18. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services named SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital in Jefferson City a TCD Level II STEMI Center, which means it...