Notable News for the Week: August 20th, 2018
Approximately 230 site in Missouri will receive benefits from the funding, which was awarded for quality of care.
Diagnosed via ultrasound as having only half a heart, the infant was given a very grim outlook. With parents who refused to accept the diagnosis as a death sentence, Jack became the youngest documented patient to receive a heart-lung transplant at 5 months old.
Researchers have discovered a new subtype of MS, and are hopeful that this discovery could lead to personalized treatments.
International researchers have been testing a new drug to treat rheumatoid arthritis. The drug has now successfully completed phase III of testing.
University of Kansas Hospital and St. Luke’s Hospital have been listed as the top two hospitals in the Kansas City area for the 5th year in a row.
A recent study shows that osteoporosis significantly increases the risk of developing dementia.