Federal health officials laid out extra safety measures that hospitals can take to clean specialized medical scopes.
Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over.
Teenagers in Kansas are among the least likely to be vaccinated against human papillomavirus.
The weight of a child’s backpack can be really bad for their back, possibly leading to chronic back pain.
Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration has outlined nearly $63 million in adjustments to Kansas’ current budget.
Kansas health officials are warning the public about high levels of toxic blue-green algae in four lakes in Kansas.
Experts say it takes a while to get children accustomed to the school sleep routine, so now is the time to start.
The Sedgwick County Health Department will offer a special Saturday vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 8.
The pillows are known to be dangerous when babies are sleeping.
An 8-year-old boy who lost his limbs to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant.
Eight-year-old Zion Harvey’s forearms are still heavily bandaged but his new hands were visible as he joined doctors at a news conference.
Wesley is planning a $1.3 million expansion of its Wesley West ER & Diagnostic Center located at 13th and Tyler.
A day care worker let her 5- and 7-year-old sons play outside Friday without shirts or sunscreen.
A hot day and a cold glass of lemonade or a margarita may seem like the perfect pairing.
Reno County health officials are taking steps to help stall the spread of a whooping cough outbreak before school starts.