Health News

June 14, 2018 - 5:23 am
A Kansas City hospital network plans to use $25 million in donations to expand spine care offerings and establish a new rehab center in the area. The Kansas City Star reports that St. Luke's Health System will invest the donation by the Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation over the next five...
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June 12, 2018 - 1:41 pm
The Wichita City Council has approved up to $100 million in bonds for Wesley Medical Center in E. Wichita. The bonds will finance the cost of remodeling and equipping portions of the facility at Central and Hillside. Wesley plans to hire 66 new employees as part of this investment at an average...
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June 06, 2018 - 1:06 pm
The president touts new legislation to expand doctor access to veterans, speed up the claims process and increase health services. Watch the latest video at
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Yuri Gripas/Sipa USA
June 06, 2018 - 12:59 pm
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) – member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies – today attended the S.2372, The John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA...
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May 29, 2018 - 2:24 pm
Chiefs offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif can finally put away the medical books for a while and spend all his free time studying up his playbook. Duvernay-Tardif graduated from McGill University's medical school on Tuesday. The Chiefs picked Duvernay-Tardif in the sixth round of the 2014...
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May 25, 2018 - 9:31 am
The chairman of a Kansas governor's task force on drug addiction has suggested that the state consider requiring medical professionals to participate in a prescription tracking system. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Greg Lakin raised the issue Thursday during a meeting of the task force...
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May 22, 2018 - 10:10 am
New research reveals how robots can grow mini-organs from human stem cells and how the new technology can lead to drug discovery Watch the latest video at
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Wichita State
May 14, 2018 - 9:29 am
As part of the demolition of the former Wichita State University Fairmount Towers Complex at the northwest corner of 21st and Hillside, crews will soon start the process of removing asbestos from inside the structures. The removal will be performed to ensure no one is in danger during the process...
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May 10, 2018 - 7:41 am
Former drug addict turned VA nurse David Hathcock shares his perspective Watch the latest video at
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