At least nine survivors might have contracted a blood-vessel invading infection.
Allison Koch has raised $3,000 on her journey south and hopes to raise $7,000 more by the time she is expected to arrive at the Mexican border June 25.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer classified cellphones as a category 2B risk, meaning cellphones could be carcinogenic to humans, but making solid connections between cellphones and health risks remains difficult.
Fifteen miles from Joplin, a Carthage hospital has increased its labor and delivery capacity to handle patients who would have been treated at the now-evacuated St. John's Regional Medical Center.
In the last two years, 13,000 veterans have been warned to receive blood testing after improper hygiene practices at five VA hospitals, including one in St. Louis, were discovered.
Professors from the MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources advise Columbia residents to take this spring's cicada emergence in stride.
A two-day symposium on tribal medicine covers the future of tribal and herbal healing in modern-day health care.
A report by the state auditor in December noted that the department paid about $48 million in overtime over a period of three years.
The Columbia Public School District is looking to increase the number of freshly-prepared meals students eat at school.
Boone Hospital Center trustees opened time capsules early Tuesday assembled to commemorate the hospital's founding, its 60th and its 75th anniversary.
The parks had not been a big concern for the Environmental Protection Agency because they aren't visited at length by the same children on a daily basis. But results are being reviewed by risk assessors.
The impact of the ruling for Columbia's Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital is not immediately clear. The court dealt with issues of delayed treatment, suicide rates and post-traumatic stress disorder treatment.
The videos are designed to help deaf people who have a problem with an interpreter.
The screenings will be held on the afternoon of May 20 and advance reservations are required.
Faith Andrulot traveled to Washington to receive a national Excellence in Nursing Award for her work.
Three out of four car seats nationwide aren't properly installed, which can be hazardous in the event of an accident. You can get your child's car seat inspected from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
Luke Schawo, 4, was born with a severely underdeveloped heart. His life has been filled with hospital visits, doctors appointments and surgeries. Now he lives just like any other little boy, and he's about to have one of his wishes granted.
A community sprouts as people gather to garden. A $5,000 grant will pay for compost, design consulting, materials, fruit trees, berries and labor.
If approved by City Council, the new market would be located between the J.W. "Blind" Boone Community Center and the Annie Fisher Food Pantry. The request is expected to be approved.
A St. Louis jury decided in favor of six tobacco companies in a lawsuit filed by a group of Missouri hospitals.