Media Headlines

Diagnostic Imaging: FDA urged to nix black box label for ultrasound contrast agents
A multi-institutional group is asking the FDA to remove the black box warning from ultrasound contrast agents, citing significant clinical evidence of safety.
KSHB: Safety advocates concerned with how children are dying in hot cars this year
Many parents are working from home and juggling other responsibilities, and with children not being in daycare, supervision can be more difficult than ever.
Medpage Today: Diabetes drugs looking for broad role in COVID-19
Antidiabetic drugs may have a role in guarding organs affected by COVID-19, researchers say, with trials now underway to confirm it.
Healio: DARE-19: Dapagliflozin could target key mechanisms activated in COVID-19
As the entire world comes together to attempt to find a vaccine and treatments for this global pandemic, it is exciting that an international trial of this nature was created and is being led by doctors and researchers here in
KCTV: Doctors say it's more important than ever to monitor your blood pressure from home
People with uncontrolled high blood pressure have a great risk for getting COVID-19, as well as other serious health issues. KCTV talked to Dr. Tracy Stevens about why it's more important than ever to monitor your blood pressure from home.
ABC World News Now: Missouri hospital's adorable take on Shark Week
In honor of Shark Week, the maternity department at Saint Luke's North Hospital held a special celebration of its own. Watch the story that aired on ABC's World News Now.
KMBC: KC area COVID-19 hospitalizations improve slightly after record highs
Hospitals in the Kansas City area are seeing slight improvement this week after experiencing record highs of COVID-19 hospitalizations. KMBC talked to Dr. Marc Larsen about why people should remain cautious despite the news.
Northeast News: Art project launched as part of public health outreach
A Kansas City research team is launching an art project to bring health research into the community. Northeast News details the interactive art project to raise awareness about peripheral artery disease (PAD).
Good Morning America: It's 'Baby Shark Week' at a Missouri hospital, and it couldn't be cuter
There's nothing scary about these sharks -- they're as soft and as cuddly as can be.