Updated: 04/02/2010 - One young woman is proof that thyroid cancer doesn't have to slow you down.
Posted: 03/29/2010 - Many security experts fear that Americans' patient information will be vulnerable to unauthorized access and distribution with perpetrators being outside hackers or IRS insiders.
Posted: 03/26/2010 - A bill signed by the Governor Friday makes an exception to an existing law that lets adults be vaccinated by pharmacists, their assistants and interns.
Posted: 03/25/2010 - For people trying to watch their weight, eating out presents a challenge. Menu-labelling will empower Kansans to take responsibility for their own health.
Posted: 03/25/2010 - Minimally invasive techniques for colon procedures mean a faster recovery for patients.
Posted: 03/24/2010 - 62% of those surveyed say they want the Republican Party Congressional members to challenge the new law signed by President Obama yesterday.
Posted: 03/22/2010 - The Food and Drug Administration is recommending health care practitioners temporarily suspend use of the Rotarix vaccine for rotavirus immunization in the United States.
Posted: 03/22/2010 - Are you concerned about corporations that target their advertising message to your children? Wait till you view the documentary being shown Tuesday night at the Topeka-Shawnee County Health Agency.
Posted: 03/19/2010 - FAIRFAX, Virginia -- (CNN) -- President Barack Obama made a final, urgent public plea for health care reform Friday, slamming private insurers and accusing his plan's opponents of spreading lies and distortions.
Posted: 03/19/2010 - State workers and lawmakers can get a free diabetes screening Tuesday, March 23.
Posted: 03/16/2010 - Pepsi's full calorie, sugary sweet soft drinks are off the market from schools in more than 200 countries, but it'll still take two years to clean the product off the school shelves.
Posted: 03/12/2010 - Dr. Robert T. Cotton died Friday at the age of 90.
Posted: 03/11/2010 - Daylight saving time changes are good times to check your family "stockpiles" of food and water.
Posted: 03/11/2010 - Stormont-Vail's WINGS program gives nurses an extra boost.
Posted: 03/10/2010 - The new da Vinci surgical robot will be on display at 9 am Thursday in St. Francis Health Center’s first floor lobby.
Posted: 03/10/2010 - A ceremony is set for 10 am Friday at the Statehouse for the Governor to put his name on the Kansas Clean Indoor Air Act.
Posted: 03/09/2010 - Free HIV testing will be offered in Topeka and Leavenworth at separate events this week.
Posted: 03/08/2010 - A soda tax targeting adult soft drink consumption is the next front in the battle against the nation's obesity among young and old.
Posted: 03/07/2010 - Small talk is part of everyday life, but it’s the substantial, meaningful conversations that may make you happy. That’s one possibility suggested in a new study examining how conversation connects to happiness.
Posted: 03/06/2010 - Daytona Beach, Florida (CNN) -- Remember the "summer of the shark"?
Posted: 03/05/2010 - Robert J. Erickson has been named president and chief executive officer of St. Francis Health Center. He will join St. Francis March 25.
Posted: 03/04/2010 - The Spyglass endoscopic system gives doctors direct visualization of areas they previously couldn't see.