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August 14, 2019 - 5:28 pm
(KMOX) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker has signed legislation expanding insurance coverage for certain treatments. One new law requires insurance companies to cover office visits and treatment for tick-borne diseases like Lyme Disease. The second requires coverage of EpiPens for children with severe...
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Brian Kelly
July 26, 2019 - 10:16 am
ST. CHARLES (KMOX) - Students in the Francis Howell School District will no longer be allowed to bring snacks from home to classroom celebrations, like birthday parties, held at the early childhood education and elementary schools. District Spokesman Matt Deichmann tells KMOX, it's the result of...
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Fred Bodimer
April 18, 2019 - 2:33 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A number of local SSM Health doctors and specialists shared their knowledge and insight on a variety of health-related issues in the current "Health Matters Presented by SSM Health" show on KMOX Radio. To hear the entire podcast of the show, please click below: Here are the...
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Fred Bodimer
April 11, 2019 - 3:57 am
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KMOX) — If you find yourself sneezin' and wheezin' a lot these days, there's a good reason for that. "We have officially started the tree pollen season here in Missouri," said Dr. Kim Waterhouse , an allergy and immunology physician with SSM Health Medical Group in St. Charles...
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Megan Lynch
May 09, 2018 - 11:36 am
People who rely on EpiPens to stop life-threatening allergic reactions report problems finding a supply in recent weeks.
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Children with hay fever or allergy at the park sneezing and using tissue
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April 04, 2018 - 7:06 am
A warning now for new parents.
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