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Crittenton Children’s Center’s Trauma Smart program making strides in 26 Missouri counties, gaining national attention
More than 3,200 preschool students who have experienced traumatic incidents are being better prepared for academic success.
Christian Science Monitor features Crittenton Children's Center Trauma Smart Program
Crittenton Children's Center's revolutionary Trauma Smart program continues to gain national exposure.
New York Times: Teaching Children to Calm Themselves - Crittenton Children's Center
Crittenton Children's Center is changing the way we think about and react to children who are victims of childhood trauma.
FOX4 NEWS: Indoor tanning decreases among teens, but tied to risk behavior, report says
By now we all know that indoor tanning increases your risk for skin cancer but a recent report by JAMA Pediatrics reveals it may also be a sign of additional risky behaviors in young people.
Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City Files Suit Against Molina Healthcare
Health system cites violation of Missouri’s "Prompt Pay" statute related to unpaid claims for mental health care services for children and adolescents receiving treatment at behavioral health treatment facility.
Alcohol and Cardiovascular Health: The Dose Makes the Poison or the Remedy
Researchers reviewed studies focused on alcohol, ethanol, cardiovascular disease, coronary artery disease, heart failure, hypertension, stroke, and mortality.
Proper Identification and Treatment of Heart Failure Dramatically Impacts Patient Quality of Life
Heart failure impacts more than five million people in the United States and is the number one reason adults over the age of 65 are admitted to the hospital.
Saint Luke's awarded $3.4 million grant from Boston Scientific for further research into innovative cardiac procedures

Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute has been awarded a $3.4 million, three-year grant from Boston Scientific to investi