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KSHB: Game-changing new procedure uses sound waves to break up blockages in arteries
A new procedure is giving patients a less invasive treatment option for artery disease. KSHB talked to Dr. Anthony Hart about how it works.
Randomized Trials Show Fish Oil Reduces Risk of Cardiovascular Illness
Omega-3 fatty acids, commonly known as fish oil, have been proven to significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease according to a new scientific paper co-authored by cardiologist Dr. James O’Keefe from the Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and published in the Journal of Mayo Clinic Proceedings.
KC Baby: Newborn Care 101
Transitioning your life with a newborn can be overwhelming. Saint Luke's board-certified women’s health nurse practitioner talks about an important tip once you are at home with the new baby.
FOX4: FAME: Immune-Boosting Roasted Brussels Sprouts
Lucas Schubert, Nutritional Coordinator with Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and the Food As Medicine Everyday (FAME) program, shares an easy immune-boosting recipe ahead of flu season with the FOX4 morning show.
Anderson County Hospital announces the addition of new service line
Senior Life Solutions, an intensive outpatient group therapy program, is designed to meet the unique needs of adults 65 and older who are struggling with symptoms of depression and anxiety.
Team Highlight: Cath Lab and EP Lab Nurses at Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute
The Saint Luke's Cath Lab and EP Lab teams play key roles in saving and improving the lives of many in cardiac emergencies. Nurses Kim Filla and Holly Steinshouer explain what their teams do every day.
KMBC: Doctors urge people to get flu shots now for the 2019-2020 flu season
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning that this year's flu season could be severe. Doctors say you should get your flu shot now.
Media Coverage: Baby born early graduates from NICU at Saint Luke's East Hospital
After spending 40 days in the NICU, Saint Luke's East held a special celebration for one baby who was born eight weeks early. KMBC and FOX4 talked to the baby's parents and NICU nurses for the special occasion.
Saint Luke’s News: Trials show medications for ovarian cancer dramatically reduce chance of recurrence in wide range of patients
Two recent trials are giving new hope to more patients with ovarian cancer. Dr. Michelle Rowland talks about the exciting advancement and what women can do to help catch ovarian cancer early.