• Mini-Stroke It's Your Health Story

    April 14, 2014

    Dr. Muhammad, Stroke Program Medical Director at Overland Park Regional Medical Center was recently interviewed by KCTV 5 regarding the signs and symptoms of a Transient Ischemic Attack, or TIA.

    Read More

    Tags:
  • Exercise is Medicine -- For Your Mind and Body

    April 07, 2014

    Did you know women are twice as likely to get Alzheimer's as they are breast cancer? Dr. Lori Boyajian-O'Neill shares some tips and information about the importance of keeping our minds and bodies active as we age.

    Read More

    Tags:
  • Up And At ’Em: Follow Michelle Obama’s Advice And Get Moving All Day Long

    March 27, 2014

    The first lady of the United States has a message for you: Get moving! No doubt your doctor would agree. Now that spring has finally sprung, we’ll no longer (we hope) be able to blame our lack of activity on snow, ice and cold. Still, no one says you have to take up mountain biking or run a marathon. Sure, after Michelle Obama put out the word that her anti-obesity campaign Let’s Move! wanted to hear how Americans were moving, we got treated to a video of her husband and Vice President Joe Biden jogging through the White House.

    Read More

    Tags:
  • How Important is Colon Cancer Screening? Early Detection is Your Best Defense!

    March 13, 2014

    March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Midwest Cancer Care oncologist Dr. Joseph Stilwill talks about the importance of screening and early detection. Learn more about risk factors, most common types of cancer and a new screening procedure for those at risk for lung cancer (via KCTV 5).

    Read More

    Tags:
  • Protect Yourself Against Cancer. Get Screened.

    March 13, 2014

    More than 140,000 new cases of colon cancer are identified every year. One of the most successful tools for preventing this cancer is a colonoscopy. Midwest Cancer Care gastroenterology specialist Dr. Syed Jafri tells us all about this important procedure (via KCTV 5).

    Read More

    Tags:

Archive by Year