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Health News You Can Use: Coping with Back-to-School Anxiety in Children
Susan Pinne talks about how to recognize the signs and help children cope with back-to-school anxiety.
KCTV: COVID-19 takes a toll on kids' mental health
KCTV talked to Monty Miller about what mental health experts are seeing.
Managed Healthcare Executive: Mavacamten, First-in-Class Therapy, May Soon Be Available for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
A therapy on the horizon could be the first to specifically treat the underlying cause of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
KSHB: How to recognize and address your child’s back-to-school anxiety
KSHB talked to Susan Pinne about out how parents can recognize anxiety in their children and address those feelings.
KMBC: Kansas City doctors field questions from patients on COVID-19 booster shots
KMBC talked to Dr. Sarah Boyd to get answers to some of the most common questions about the newly approved additional booster shot.
Iola Register: How can I protect my children from COVID?
The Iola Register talked to Dr. Andrew Schlachter about the growing risks for children as new variants of the coronavirus spread.
Iola Register: Still fighting: Vaccines vs. COVID
The Iola Register talked to Dr. Andrew Schlachter about the delta variant, why vaccinations still matter, and the impact of the recent surge in positive cases and illnesses.
FOX4: Kansas City area health officials explain best types of masks for kids in the classroom
FOX4 talked to Dr. Ginny Boos about how not all masks are made equal.
KMBC: KC doctors use new heart valve that could eliminate open-heart surgery for some
KMBC talked to Dr. Anthony Magalski and David Persinger, who was one of the first people to undergo the innovative procedure in Kansas City.