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- October 7, 2015 So you’re planning on not getting the flu shot? You need to listen to Chandra Woods. She made that mistake last year and became extremely ill. Need more encouragement? This year’s vaccine protects against four flu strains and is expected to be much more effective than last year, says Dr. Samin Akhtar with Family Care of Independence.
- September 10, 2015 The best way to detect ovarian cancer is through an annual pelvic exam and by recognizing the symptoms of the disease, says Dr. Maggie Smith, a board-certified Ob-Gyn with the Kansas City Women’s Clinic at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. In this interview she reminds KCTV5 viewers that a Pap test is effective in the early detection of cervical cancer, but it is not a screening method for ovarian cancer.
- September 3, 2015 Did you know it can take 2 weeks for the flu shot to become effective? With flu season right around the corner, Dr. Lori Boyajian-O’Neill with HCA Midwest Health reminds you to get vaccinated. To get a flu shot, visit your doctor or one of our 11 after-hours CareSpot Urgent Care locations.