Saint Luke's News

Health News You Can Use: High-Risk Breast Cancer and Saint Luke's Unique Clinic
This week we’re talking about what puts a patient at higher risk for breast cancer, steps you can take if you are, and a unique program Saint Luke’s has for high-risk patients.
Health News You Can Use: Importance of Breast Cancer Preventive Screenings
This week we’re talking to Dr. Ruby Meierotto, Breast Radiologist at Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute about the importance of early detection, screening guidelines, and what you can be doing at home to aid in early detection.
Kansas City NWSL partners with Saint Luke's Health System
Nationally-recognized healthcare system will serve as Official Medical Provider
Health News You Can Use: Palliative Care & COVID-19
With the COVID pandemic, there has been a big increase in demand for palliative care in Kansas City and across the country.
Health News You Can Use: Importance of Early Detection for Breast Cancer
This week we are talking with Dr. Elizabeth Cathcart-Rake, medical breast oncologist at Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute about preventive screenings, why early detection is key, and risk factors that women should keep in mind for breast cancer.  
Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute
PRESERVED-HF trial demonstrates substantial improvements in symptoms, physical limitations and exercise function with dapagliflozin in individuals with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF)
6.2 million people in the United States are living with heart failure, and the majority are diagnosed with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF).
Health News You Can Use: Upcoming Flu Season and COVID-19 Booster Shots
We’re talking about COVID-19 boosters and flu shots, the upcoming influenza season, and how the community can help health care workers in the months ahead.
KMBC: Kansas City doctor: Getting COVID-19 booster shot, flu shot should be a high priority
Dr. Sarah Boyd warns that the health system can't take two pandemics at once.
Health News You Can Use: Coping with Back-to-School Anxiety in Children
Susan Pinne talks about how to recognize the signs and help children cope with back-to-school anxiety.