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Respiratory Illness Hits Hundreds Of KC-Area Kids

Posted: 3:03 PM - A Kansas City pediatric hospital has treated hundreds of young children for a respiratory illness that has symptoms similar to a common cold that more typically is seen during winter months.

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Who's Most At Risk For Color Blindness?

Posted: 08/27/2014 - Color blindness has long been known to be more common in boys, but researchers now found that race and ethnicity also figure into one's risk for developing the disorder.

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Road Rage? See Where Kansas Drivers Rank For Safety

Posted: 08/26/2014 - For the fourth time in a decade, Fort Collins, Colorado took the top spot in Allstate's rankings of cities with the safest drivers. Kansas drivers parked near the top of the list as well.

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"Sleep Drunkenness" Is Real - And Common!

Posted: 08/25/2014 - A new study finds sleep drunkenness may affect one in every seven people. The disorder causes a person to be so confused upon being woken up that they don't know what they are doing.

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Stop Starting School Days So Early, Doctors Say

Updated: 08/25/2014 - U.S. high schools and middle schools should start classes later in the morning to allow kids some much-needed sleep, a leading group of pediatricians is urging.

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New York City Aims To Slim Down Happy Meals

Updated: 08/22/2014 - The McDonald's kids meals, as well as those from Burger King and Wendy's, are in the cross hairs of the New York City Council, which is considering restrictions on any fast food meals that includes a toy.

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3D-Printed Vertebra Used In Spine Surgery

Posted: 08/22/2014 - Surgeons in Beijing, China, have successfully implanted an artificial, 3D-printed vertebra replacement in a young boy with bone cancer.

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Running Dry | Targeting Toxins And Other Emerging Issues

Updated: 08/21/2014 - The toxins produced by blue green algae are turning up in the Kansas River, creating an emerging issue for public utilities, like Topeka, to ensure current treatments keep them out of the public water supply.

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Is This The Future Of Parenting?

Posted: 08/15/2014 - Ankle monitors are typically associated with criminals on house arrest, but the latest gadget for this generation of tech-saturated parents mimics the shackles of old -- in much friendlier colors.

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8 Delicious Summer Foods That Are Good For You, Too

Posted: 08/15/2014 - Farmers markets are brimming with beautiful, ripe produce for the picking, local foods are flooding the supermarket, and it's finally time for juicy berries and stone fruits to take center stage.

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What Is Parkinson's Disease?

Updated: 08/14/2014 - Williams was found dead in his Northern California home Monday after what investigators suspect was a suicide by hanging.

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