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41 Action News. Blood donations dropping during pandemic
KSHB: Blood donations needed across the metro
Thousands of blood drives have been canceled due to COVID-19, creating a need for blood donations. KSHB talked to Dr. Gagan Mathur about the current supply and what would happen if there is ever a critical shortage.
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KSHB: Keeping seniors active, avoiding depression during a pandemic
The coronavirus pandemic is taking a mental and emotional toll on senior citizens. KSHB talked to psychologist Kadie Harry, PhD, and Bishop Spencer Place about ways to support older family members.
The Kansas City Star
The Kansas City Star: Experts identify safest sports, recreational activities at this point in the pandemic
Dr. Sarah Boyd and Dr. Chadwick Byle talked with The Kansas City Star about the riskiest and least risky sports to play during the pandemic and how to keep athletes safe.
41 Action News: Monty Miller, manager, Saint Luke's outpatient behavioral health health clinical services
KSHB: 'Social distancing fatigue' contributing to increase in COVID-19 infection
Saint Luke's Behavioral Health experts talk to KSHB about why people should be focused on surviving COVID-19 right now, and not thriving. 
KCTV 5 News. Coronavirus Pandemic: Protecting your mental health. New at 10:00
KCTV: Protecting your mental health in the midst of a pandemic, protests, and politics
The ongoing pandemic, protests, and politics can weigh heavily on everyone. KCTV talked to psychotherapist Monty Miller about how to cope in a stressful time.
41 Actions News - Dr. Sarah Boyd, Saint Luke's Infectious Disease Physician
KSHB: Treating COVID-19 presents challenges, opportunities for medical community
A long-used steroid could possibly be a treatment for COVID-19. Local health experts are 'cautiously optimistic'
Patient Nichole Lipari with her dog. 41 Action News. KSHB
KSHB: Neurologists see increase in stress-induced migraines amid the pandemic
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, neurologists are seeing many patients with worsening or more frequent migraines. KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about what's causing this trend.
KMBC: Kansas City hospitals say they're well equipped for potential second wave of COVID-19
Saint Luke's experts talk about a possible second wave of COVID-19 and how they are prepared.
41 Action News: Amanda Davis, Saint Luke's Hospital of KC Crittenton Children's Center
KSHB: Expert says parents should have 'the talk' with children of all races

Talking to kids about race and ethnicity is important and should be discussed with all kids.