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Flu Activity High In Kansas

Posted: 11/16/2009 - KDHE's latest report shows more than five percent of patients seeking care in outpatient clinics are reporting flu-like symptoms.

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Under 50? Wait on that Mammogram

Posted: 11/16/2009 - A government panel says the benefits of those earlier screenings do not outweigh the risks.

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Free Health Screenings Offered

Updated: 11/15/2009 - The Sunflower Lion Club of Topeka and the Highland Park United Methodist Church are offering free screenings Sunday.

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Yoga Helps Even Little Ones Channel Energy, Emotion

Posted: 11/13/2009 - Gigi reaches up into her sun salutation. She steps back into her high lunge and kicks her legs straight into plank pose, a push-up she holds without wobbling for 10 seconds before looking up impatiently at her yoga teacher.

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Topeka H1N1 Clinic Pulls the Evening Shift

Updated: 11/12/2009 - After a slow response last Thursday, Shawnee County health volunteers offered H1N1 vaccinations from 3 to 7 Thursday night at the Expocentre.

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Respirator Or Face Mask? Best H1N1 Protection Still Debated

Posted: 11/07/2009 - A preliminary report suggesting that N95 respirators -- filtering devices worn over the mouth and nose -- protect against swine flu better than surgical face masks seems to be incorrect, researchers revealed during a meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA).

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More H1N1 Vaccine, But More Pediatric Deaths

Posted: 11/06/2009 - Federal health officials said Friday that 38 million doses of the H1N1 flu vaccine are available for states to order, 11 million more than a week ago, but the disease continues to affect children disproportionately.

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The Artificial Hand That Can 'Feel'

Posted: 11/06/2009 - Researchers are working on a breakthrough in artificial limb technology -- a prosthetic hand that can actually feel.

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Program Supports NICU Families

Posted: 11/05/2009 - The March of Dimes and Stormont-Vail are partnering on a program offering support to families of NICU babies.

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Shawnee County Ready for Next H1N1 Clinic

Posted: 11/04/2009 - Get ready for the second round of Shawnee County's H1N1 vaccinations on Thursday morning. Here's some helpful advice to see if you qualify.

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