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June 18, 2021 5:26 AM
Lakiea Bailey has tried to hide the pain and breathlessness she feels from her disease for most of her life.
June 18, 2021 1:46 AM
With the odds stacked against the US reaching the target of 70% of adults partially vaccinated by July 4 -- a goal set by President Joe Biden -- a vaccine expert said time is running out to get ahead of the potential spread of Covid-19 variants.
June 17, 2021 3:37 PM
The Supreme Court rejected the latest major Republican-led effort to kill the national health care law known as “Obamacare” on Thursday.
June 17, 2021 10:24 AM
The United States is devoting more than $3 billion to advance development of antiviral pills for COVID-19, according to an official briefed on the matter.
June 17, 2021 2:13 AM
The country continued this week on a path to reopening from the Covid-19 pandemic, with major population centers such as New York and California pulling back on restrictions following increased vaccinations and lowered infections.
June 16, 2021 10:20 PM
Sky high lumber prices caused by the pandemic have had an impact on Joplin's Create N Sip Studios by making popular do-it-yourself wooden signs unaffordable. "I would be offering a lot…
June 16, 2021 7:45 PM
There's an overwhelming number of Type 2 diabetes medications available, but waiting too long to adjust treatment can have long-lasting negative effects.
June 16, 2021 5:55 PM
More than a year into the pandemic local health departments are looking back at how their responses stacked up. We spoke with the Crawford County and Newton County Health Departments on what they've learned and how they feel they did.
June 16, 2021 5:45 PM
An estimated 3.2% of adults ages 50 or older have very low B12 levels, and up to 20% may have borderline deficiency.
June 16, 2021 2:49 AM
As US states lift more coronavirus restrictions, experts are worried people who aren't fully vaccinated could contribute to further spread of the virus.
June 15, 2021 7:57 PM
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the child care workforce is down 15 percent compared to where it was at before the pandemic. We spoke with two local child care centers who are struggling to fill open positions.
June 15, 2021 3:30 PM
The "No PFAS in Cosmetics Act" was introduced after a study found high levels of a marker for toxic PFAS substances in makeup products.
June 15, 2021 3:07 PM
Philips is recalling breathing devices and ventilators due to foam that might degrade and become toxic, possibly causing cancer, the Dutch medical equipment maker said on Monday.
June 15, 2021 2:13 PM
Top Republicans cancel today's meeting, allowing the Kansas COVID-19 emergency declaration to expire.
June 15, 2021 11:54 AM
The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 topped 600,000 on Tuesday, even as the vaccination drive has drastically brought down daily cases and fatalities.