Posted: 02/04/2010 - Hypothermia treatment can reduce the brain damage associated with heart attacks that deprive the brain of oxygen.
Posted: 02/03/2010 - You may think if you haven't gotten your H1N1 shot by now, it doesn't really matter anymore. Here's why it does matter. And you have two more places to receive your vaccine today.
Posted: 02/02/2010 - (CNN) -- The medical journal The Lancet on Tuesday retracted a controversial 1998 paper that linked the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to autism.
Posted: 02/01/2010 - The Shawnee County Health Agency is offering a Freedom from Smoking course on Thursdays, over the lunch hour starting February 4, 2010.
Posted: 02/01/2010 - The 10th annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is Sunday, February 7. Several events are planned across the state to raise awareness.
Posted: 01/29/2010 - KDHE says a Wichita area women with underlying health conditions died of the H1N1 virus.
Posted: 01/29/2010 - Baltimore, Maryland (CNN) -- President Obama defended his health care plan Friday as centrist but said Republicans had presented it as "some Bolshevik plot" and called on lawmakers on both sides of the aisle to stop demonizing each other.
Posted: 01/28/2010 - A program to strengthen the heart is vital in preventing another heart attack.
Posted: 01/28/2010 - The creation of the BlueCHIP awards program was announced today in Topeka during the annual KRPA conference, including park and recreation professionals and private citizens from across Kansas.
Posted: 01/26/2010 - Lines were out the door at Washburn Rural Middle School Tuesday for the H1N1 vaccine.
Updated: 01/21/2010 - With a new movie focusing on research into a rare disease, Topeka highlights its active research community.
Posted: 01/15/2010 - Shawnee County's next H1N1 vaccination clinic will be held Jan. 26 at Washburn Rural Middle School.
Posted: 01/14/2010 - Keeping a watchful eye can keep glaucoma from robbing you blind.
Posted: 01/13/2010 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has set a meeting of the e-Health Advisory Council for 1 to 5 pm Thursday at the Kansas Health Institute, 212 S.W. Eighth Avenue, Suite 300, Topeka.
Posted: 01/12/2010 - Not the Expocentre, but one of our area high schools is hosting today's vaccination clinic to battle the deadly virus.
Updated: 01/07/2010 - Topeka's Cotton-O'Neil Heart Center is taking part in a study on whether adult stem cells can help a common problem in heart attack patients.
Posted: 01/06/2010 - Introducing changes gradually, instead of a total makeover, may be more likely to earn you a high-five from family members.
Updated: 01/04/2010 - Dry winter weather leads many people to have problems with dry skin.
Posted: 01/04/2010 - Why a well-woman checkup should be on your "to do" list for the New Year.
Updated: 01/01/2010 - Scientists say identifying a genetic component in asthma may lead to better treatments.
Updated: 12/31/2009 - The thought of eating healthy doesn't have to be overwhelming if you start with small changes.