Health

weight scale
Fred Bodimer
September 12, 2019 - 4:14 pm
So what should we be doing?
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baby yawning
Fred Bodimer
September 11, 2019 - 4:56 pm
One of the big topics discussed in this week's show is a new report on infant deaths in Missouri.
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vaping e-cigarettes
Fred Bodimer
September 10, 2019 - 5:25 pm
The American Medical Association is urging Americans to stop vaping or using e-cigarettes of any sort until they get a better handle on the cause of the more than 450 lung illnesses related to the product.
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HIV PrEP pill
Associated Press
September 10, 2019 - 4:33 pm
The university says those at high risk who take a PrEP pill daily can cut risk of sexual transmission by 92% and of blood-borne transmission by more than 70%.
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Fred Bodimer
September 06, 2019 - 9:32 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Another alarming study measuring the health risks of consuming soft drinks. New data from the International Agency for Research on Cancer, part of the World Health Organization, found drinking two sugar-sweetened sodas a day increases your risk of digestive diseases -- while...
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Fred Bodimer
September 04, 2019 - 8:18 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — New federal guidelines suggest more women may need breast cancer gene testing. The U.S. Services Preventive Task Force now recommends women who have already survived breast or ovarian cancer -- or who have a family history of cancer -- should consider gene testing for hereditary...
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Fred Bodimer
September 03, 2019 - 3:46 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A new program now being offered through the nation's V-A Healthcare system attempts to change the way healthcare has been traditionally offered. "We have really seen a shift in how we want to deliver healthcare," said Dr. Kavitha Reddy, the clinical director of the St. Louis V-A'...
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