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Wright Memorial Physicians’ Group and Saint Luke’s Mercer County Clinic provide 255 free sports physicals
The Missouri State High School Activities Association requires student-athletes in the state of Missouri to successfully pass a pre-participation physical exam.
Anderson County Hospital Continues the C.A. Davis Nursing Scholarship
The C.A. Davis Nursing Scholarship was established in 1981 by the Anderson County Hospital Board of Trustees according to the will of C.A. Davis, who left money to the hospital specifically for the training of nurses.
WebMD: Could a Broken Heart Have Killed Husband of Slain Texas Teacher?
WebMD talked to Dr. Tracy Stevens about broken heart syndrome and why doctors are seeing more cases. 
Health News You Can Use: Stroke Hospitalizations Rising in Younger Adults
New research shows stroke hospitalizations among younger adults increased nearly 50% in ten years, while the number of stroke deaths in those under 45 decreased.
Good Morning America: Spring Babies Bloom in Adorable Photoshoot
They say that April showers bring May flowers. Good Morning America shared Saint Luke’s South Hospital's newest babies were dressed as flowers to celebrate.
KMBC: Kansas City Doctors Talk About Guns Being the Leading Cause of Death for US Children
Kansas and Missouri are among the worst states in the country for firearm deaths. Of the 50 states, Kansas is fifth-worst in the nation. Missouri is ninth.
TCTMD: Beyond the Data: DEFINE-HF and PRESERVED-HF
TCTMD talked to Dr. Mikhail Kosiborod about the DEFINE-HF and PRESERVED-HF trials presented at the European Society of Cardiology Heart Failure Congress.
Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation Virtual Charity Auction a Success
Wright Memorial Hospital Foundation’s second annual virtual charity auction ended on Monday, May 16. The event raised nearly $3,500.
Wright Memorial Hospital honors DAISY award recipient, Foundation unveils new DAISY sculpture to honor nurses
Wright Memorial Hospital recently recognized Addison Frazier, RN I in the medical/surgical unit, as the spring 2022 DAISY Award recipient.