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5/12/2022

Missouri Launching Statewide Effort to Eliminate Hepatitis C

Missouri is kicking off a statewide effort to eliminate the most common blood-borne infection —hepatitis C.
5/6/2022

IV Infusion Helps New Mothers Experiencing Postpartum Depression

Books are just one of the ways Aimee Dickson bonds with her children, Jonah and Hannah. But the connection they share today wasn’t instant — or easy. “Postpartum depression was not like what I thought it would be,” Dickson said. “It's unloading the dishwasher is overwhelming. It's not being able to take a break, even when there are trustworthy people to watch your babies. It's feeling the guilt.”
4/28/2022

Sports Medicine Doctor Offers Tips for Easing Into Spring Activity

As the weather warms up, many of us are heading back outside to restart our exercise routines. But pushing your body too far, too fast can put you at risk for injury. Brady Fleshman, MD, a sports medicine and family medicine physician at MU Health Care, offers some tips for easing into outdoor activities safely.
4/27/2022

Cancer Patients Face Greater Risks from Abdominal Aneurysm Repair

Elective abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) repair in patients with a cancer diagnosis is associated with several poor postoperative outcomes according to a newly published study from researchers at the University
4/25/2022

Plant Scientist Faces Future With Confidence After Surgery for Sinus Cancer

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4/22/2022

Rider Gets Back in the Saddle After Shoulder Replacements

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4/19/2022

COVID-19 Pneumonia Increases Dementia Risk

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3/31/2022

Implantable Device Reduces Seizures for Missouri Mom

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3/18/2022

MU Medical Students Discover Their Residency Placements

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2/24/2022

Boonville Woman Dances Her Way to Fitness After Weight Loss Surgery

Almost two out of every three adults in Missouri are overweight or obese, according to the Department of Health and Senior Services, but a long-term weight loss solution is possible. See how a Boonville woman was able to lose nearly 200 pounds.