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Health care costs, desire to keep active cited as reasons for working past retirement age

Published Apr. 23 2018

Kermit Klatt settled into a weathered green recliner one Friday and prepared to hibernate.The 81-year-old sat still and stiff on...

US regulators float ideas for boosting medical device safety

Published Apr. 18 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials on Tuesday proposed steps to improve the government's system for overseeing medical devices, which...

Man with 3 faces Frenchman gets 2nd face transplant

Published Apr. 18 2018

LONDON (AP) — In a medical first, a French surgeon said he has performed a second face transplant on the...

When to say when: Study says limit alcohol to 1 drink a day

Published Apr. 17 2018

Here's some sobering news: A large international study says adults should average no more than one alcoholic drink per day,...

Firefighters grapple with elevated cancer risks

Published Apr. 15 2018

The dangers firefighters face are well known, but a new risk is sounding alarms among leaders in the service and...

Father, daughter face rare genetic condition together

Published Apr. 15 2018

A rare genetic condition runs in Mark Roberts' family.

Mental health services identified as critical need

Published Apr. 12 2018

Mid-Missouri community members identified mental health services as a critical need in a meeting Wednesday morning at Hawthorn Bank in...

House panel hears Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan proposal

Published Apr. 11 2018

State employees would get more representation on the Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan's (MCHCP) Board of Trustees, if lawmakers this...