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Columbia hospitals do not use the steroid that is said to have caused the fungal meningitis outbreak in nine states.
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Tests on a new Alzeimer's drug have found the drug encouraging, but more studies will need to be done.
Hy-Vee and Natural Grocers are among the increasing number of retailers who are finding value in having dietitians or nutritional counselors in their stores to help shoppers choose healthier foods.
The effect on teen pregnancy was striking: There were 6.3 births per 1,000 teenagers in the study. Compare that to a national rate of 34 births per 1,000 teens in 2010.
By combining faster gene-analyzing machinery with new computer software that, at the push of a few buttons, uses a baby's symptoms to zero in on the most suspicious mutations, the researchers hope to start treatment earlier or avoid futile care for lethal illnesses.
The "Little People, Big World" star was at Jesse Auditorium on Tuesday night at the signature event for MU's "Celebrate Ability Week."
Mizzou Pharmacy, MU Health Care's ninth pharmacy, accepts the same insurance plans as the other eight locations.
The event sought to make people aware of prescription drug abuse and environmental concerns.
The step-by-step app helps women evaluate the danger level of their relationship and outlines strategies for staying safe.
Sunland Inc. has recalled 101 of its peanut products because of possible salmonella contamination.
The research center is part of a $5 million multi-stage renovation project that will provide room for new treatments and testing facilities.
The Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services will hold flu clinics in rural areas this fall.
The new center at University Hospital offers care for all neurological disorders on one floor.
Doctors are growing "mini tumors" from each patient's cancer then testing various drugs to create to create custom cancer care.
As part of the Drug Enforcement Agency's National Take-Back Day, Boone County authorities will have eight sites available for the safe disposal of prescription drugs this Friday and Saturday.
UM System faculty and staff covered by the system's myChoice Health Plan are unable to fill prescriptions at Walgreens at the lower in-network cost.
MU's Sinclair School of Nursing added two full-time and one part-time teaching positions to meet the high demand for nursing degrees.