Governor Mike Parson granted flexibility to the Missouri Department of Social 广西快3走势图 to preserve social safety net protections during the COVID-19 pandemic – the same protections that the Parson administration had been stripping away before the pandemic reached Missouri.

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The COVID-19 worldwide pandemic is where health and religious expression is clashing for some clergy, who are struggling with adapting to non face-to-face ways to reach their members. Most leaders are following social distancing directives and are moving worship experiences online and encour…

Champale Greene-Anderson keeps the volume up on her television whenever her 5-year-old granddaughter Amor Robinson comes over after school.

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As the City of St. Louis announced its first confirmed case of COVID-19, a Saint Louis University student in her 20s who had recently traveled abroad, area hospitals are taking measures to increase testing for COVID-19 while protecting the health and safety existing patients and healthcare w…

Regional leaders on both the Missouri and Illinois side have made sweeping moves to prevent the spread of COVID-19 — and many of them just since the weekend.

Washington University in St. Louis will begin construction this month on what will be one of the largest neuroscience research buildings in the country广西快3走势图. Located on the School of Medicine campus, the 11-story, state-of-the-art research facility will merge, cultivate and advance some of the wo…

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Educating about what you can do to reduce the chance of contracting or spreading the new coronavirus is the plan of attack by state and local health officials and elected leaders – ahead of any confirmed case of COVID-19 in Missouri.

At any given time, about 1 in 3 patients in U.S. children’s hospitals receive one or more antibiotics. However, for one-quarter of those children, the antibiotic treatments are unnecessary or otherwise “suboptimal,” according to research led by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

A medication that can reverse the process of opioid overdose, naloxone, is now available free of charge to the public and community groups at the St. Louis County Department of Public Health’s John C. Murphy Health Center, 6121 N Hanley Rd. #2003 in Berkeley, during regular business hours, 8…

Employment Connection, a nonprofit that has long focused on reducing recidivism in ex-offenders, has won the contract to implement a Cure Violence site in the Wells Goodfellow/Hamilton Heights neighborhood. The site is scheduled to open on April 1.

On February 12, 2010, Keetra Thompson woke up to the unthinkable. The entire left side of her body was paralyzed. Fortunately, she was still able to speak. She called her parents, who immediately took her to the ER. “My mom is a RN so that was reassuring,” the St. Louis area woman said.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Every weekday at noon since January 27, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior 广西快3走势图 Director Randall Williams gathers his outbreak response team for a meeting on coronavirus.

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Over 75 community members, most from the St. Louis area chapters of The Links, Inc., were part of a Breast Health Equity Symposium held February 1 at Parkview Tower at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. They trained to become breast health ambassadors in the community to spread breast cancer prevention…

Medicaid is a program vital to the health of hundreds of thousands of Missourians. The issues are talked about at a high level, but the impact is felt everyday by those receiving Medicaid – or those who are not receiving Medicaid, but should be. Far too often decisions are made without the v…

Your friends enjoy using the weight 广西快3走势图 and free weights at the fitness center. And you see the results of their hard work — toned muscles and an overall improved physique. You'd like to start a weight training program, but you're not sure you have the time. Think again.

If you are wondering how to guard against the new coronavirus strain that is circulating around the world right now that first appeared in Wuhan, China广西快3走势图, it may be as simple as keeping your hands washed and clean – and out of your face, covering coughs and avoiding coughing from others – whic…

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior 广西快3走势图 began awarding the 192 state medical marijuana dispensary licenses on Thursday, January 23.

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Since 2013, Danita Smith, RN, has been traveling around the St. Louis area to provide blood testing services to 广西快3走势图bound clients, who are generally disabled or elderly. Through her My Blooming Health lab practice, Smith has gained a reputation for enabling people to monitor and maintain the…

Schnuck Markets has launched its first ever community-wide step challenge the five states in which the company operates (Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, and Wisconsin). Participants who log 50,000 steps or more now through February 29 will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win 50,…

An increasing body of research suggests that optimistic people are healthier and happier than those who are pessimistic. But what if you're pessimistic and have difficulty seeing the bright side of things? Even if you are a negative thinker, you can teach yourself to make happiness a habit. …

“Slow down, let go of perfectionism, laugh” are the top three suggestions by the American Institute of Stress as simple steps one can start today to help overcome stress in 广西快3走势图. “Accept that you cannot control everything, do your best, maintain a positive attitude” fall under the Anxiety an…

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A pharmaceutical cure for hepatitis C and the availability of otherwise healthy donors have expanded opportunities for lifesaving organ transplants for persons who could spend years waiting or even die while on a transplant list.

For all its holidays and celebrations, winter can be a tough time for many people. The long nights and cold, gray days can knock us off our regular routines and just leave us feeling a bit down. And that’s to be expected from time to time. For some people, though, the changes in mood they ex…

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The St. Louis Area Foodbank, with support from the Bayer Fund, is addressing hunger by providing school food markets at no cost for students and their families in selected school districts in the greater St. Louis area.

Students and staff at Parkway Southwest Middle School collected 5,822 pounds of fresh food for Circle Of Concern Food Pantry. Students were asked to donate potatoes (sweet, gold, and russet), oranges, peppers, carrots, apples, bananas, broccoli, celery, melons, leafy greens, etc.