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KMBC: Reducing Stroke Risk by Controlling Your Blood Pressure
Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke. However, up to 80 percent of strokes are preventable with healthy lifestyle changes like controlling your blood pressure.
FOX4: Metro Bone Marrow Donor and 10-year-old Recipient Meet for the First Time in NYC
After a local man donated his bone marrow to save a young man's life, the two finally met in New York. FOX4 interviewed the Saint Luke's employee about his generous donation and the special shared bond.
Leavenworth Times: Early Detection Key to Cancer Survivor's Battle
Lynn Engen's experience as a military spouse prepared her to e resilient. That trait served her well recently in a battle with cancer after an MRI at Saint Luke's. 
KCTV: Music from the Heart Concert Celebrating Women's Heart Center's 25th Anniversary
In celebration of Saint Luke's Muriel I. Kauffman Women's Heart Center's 25th anniversary, Saint Luke's is partnering with the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts to put on a free concert as a Mother's Day gift to the community.
FOX4: Henry Bloch's Lasting Impact on Neurological Care in Kansas City
Hundreds of people came together to remember Henry Bloch, the co-founder of H&R Block, at a public memorial Monday. 
A Family of Fighters: Lynn’s Early Detection Story
Lynn vividly remembers how she felt when she found out she had stage 2 breast cancer at age 44, shortly after cancer claimed her sister’s life.
Saint Luke’s News: Five Steps to Foot Health with Diabetes
More than 30 million people are living with diabetes in the U.S. Dr. Erick Jose Guerra explains why it's important for those living with diabetes to pay close attention to foot health.
KSHB: Immunotherapy Helps Local Woman Beat Uncommon Form of Cancer
After being diagnosed with an extremely rare and deadly form of blood cancer, a Kansas City woman is now beating the odds with the help of immunotherapy.
Media Coverage: Hospitals Sue Over New National Liver Transplant Policy
Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City is joining more than a dozen other hospitals in a lawsuit over a new liver allocation policy.