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FOX4: Clinical Trial for New Breast Cancer Drug Shows Positive Results
A recent study of a new drug for HER2 breast cancer has shown promising results. FOX4 talked to Dr. Tim Pluard about what this means for breast cancer patients.
Pregnant with Breast Cancer: Laura’s Early Detection Story
After noticing a lump her breast, Laura was diagnosed with breast cancer just nine weeks into her pregnancy with her second child.
KSHB: Doctors Say 3D Mammograms Help Catch Cancer Early
One in eight women in the U.S. will develop breast cancer in their lifetime. KSHB talked to Dr. Kelsey Flynt about how early detection is key and how 3D mammograms are helping.
KCTV: Saint Luke's High-Risk Breast Clinic
Saint Luke's High-Risk Breast Clinic allows women with a higher chance of developing breast cancer to be closely monitored. Dr. Ruby Meierotto shared tips for reducing your risk on Better Kansas City.
KMBC: Saint Luke's Genomic Testing Solves Kansas City Man's Cancer Misdiagnosis
Through advanced genomic sequencing testing at Saint Luke's, Paul was able to get a proper diagnosis after years of chemotherapy for the wrong type of cancer.
Saint Luke's News: Counting Sheep for Better Health: An Argument for a Good Night's Sleep
We know we need a good night's sleep. Dr. Jason Graff says there is a great degree of variability between adults on how much sleep they need for good health.
UMKC Med School Leader Has Firsthand Knowledge of Broken Heart Syndrome
After ending up in the hospital with a stress-induced heart issue, Louise stayed optimistic and made lifestyle changes to turn her health around.