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Church Member Receives Kidney Transplant from His Pastor
Jeremy noticed he was unexplainably gaining weight and his skin was changing color. One morning, he woke up blind.
Courier Tribune: Saint Luke's North Hospital-Smithville donates Care Van to Ruff family
Saint Luke’s North Hospital–Smithville presented a Spirit of Spelman Care Van to the Ruff family after a crash left their 16-year-old son severely injured.
Mother Diagnosed with Pregnancy Disorder with Life-Long Risks
Laura Misner had no previous history of high blood pressure and was surprised when it started to elevate towards the end of her first pregnancy.
KMBC: Some COVID-19 long-haulers face chronic condition affecting circulation
KMBC spoke with Dr. John Lee to find out about the condition called POTS and why it can be difficult to diagnose.
FOX4: FAME: Avocado Deviled Eggs
Lucas Schubert, Nutritional Coordinator with Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute and the Food As Medicine Everyday (FAME) program, shares a healthy avocado deviled egg recipe that is sure to satisfy with FOX4. 
Hedrick Medical Center offers COVID-19 reminders, as cases rise in area
Hedrick Medical Center would like to relay some important reminders to area residents concerning COVID-19 in the area as positive cases have risen quickly in the last few weeks.
Wright Memorial Hospital offers COVID-19 reminders, as cases rise in area
Wright Memorial Hospital would like to relay some important reminders to area residents concerning COVID-19 in the region as positive cases have risen quickly in the last few weeks.
Health News You Can Use: Innovative Treatment for Gynecologic Cancer
Dr. Jason Knight, surgeon and Director of Saint Luke's Gynecologic Oncology Program, talks about gynecologic cancer, scarless surgery, and Saint Luke’s program.
Cardiovascular Business: Cardiovascular Subspecialty Clinics: How to Grow Big by Thinking Small
Cardiovascular Business talked to Dr. Sanjaya Gupta about how Saint Luke's atrial fibrillation clinic and a new algorithm helped reduce hospitalizations of AFib patients significantly.