A 16-year-old teen from Florida is one of only four people known to survive a brain eating amoeba infection in the United States.
Florida’s governor says that state has confirmed five new non-travel-related cases of Zika.
Lawmakers are demanding more information on why the price for lifesaving EpiPens has skyrocketed.
South Beach has been identified as a second site of Zika transmission by mosquitoes on the U.S. mainland.
The cost of the life-saving device has steadily climbed from $100 to as high as $750 currently.
Sedgwick County Health Department reports four cases of West Nile virus infection in adult residents of the county.
Six lakes, including Sedgwick County’s Lake Afton, are included in this week’s blue-green algae warning.
The meetings were scheduled Aug. 22-26 in Topeka, Wichita, Pittsburg, Dodge City and Overland Park.
State documents show that thousands of Kansas government employees would face rising health insurance premiums.
An automated external defibrillator, or AED, can save your life — but only if it’s working properly.
Many skin cancer patients are being treated by plastic surgeons who restore the removed portions of their faces.
The Kansas Board of Regents is being asked to consider establishing the state’s first school of dentistry.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil-water advisory for part of rural Ellis County.
Test results linking the death to Zika were confirmed Friday.
A $1 million gift will allow a chair of ophthalmology at the University of Kansas Medical Center.