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KMBC: Saint Luke's Health System continuing vaccine distribution as it waits for more supply
KMBC talked to Greg Teale about what's next as Kansas and Missouri move into new phases for vaccine eligibility.
KSHB: Kansas City Chiefs giving health care workers sense of hope
KSHB talked to nurse manager Kevin Turner about how the Kansas City Chiefs are making a difficult time a little easier for health care workers.
Health News You Can Use: COVID-19 Vaccines
We discuss the science behind the COVID-19 vaccines, and address some concerns and misinformation about the vaccines.
KCTV: Saint Luke’s doctor describes impacts of concussion on athletes
After Patrick Mahomes was tackled around the head, KCTV talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about the impact concussions can have on athletes.
KMBC: Concussion expert talks about Patrick Mahomes’ injury
KMBC talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about what doctors are looking for when evaluating the star quarterback for a potential concussion.
KSHB: Expert, athletes talk concussion healing process following Mahomes’ injury
KSHB talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about how a concussion is still possible without a hard hit to the head.
FOX4: Local brain injury experts weigh in on Mahomes, concussion symptoms and possible road to recovery
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has entered the NFL's concussion protocol. FOX4 talked to Dr. Sarah Gibbons about the most important part of recovery with potential concussions.
Courier Tribune: Walk-in clinic now at Saint Luke's Smithville location
Saint Luke’s Primary Care–Smithville has expanded services to include a walk-in clinic treating patients with minor illnesses in the evening and on weekends.
Health News You Can Use: Children's Mental Health Through the Pandemic
Amanda Davis, Director of Intake Services at Saint Luke's Crittenton Children's Center, talks about the mental health impact of the pandemic on our youth.