Prescription drugs spending jumped 13 percent last year, the biggest annual increase since 2003.
A bird flu deadly to poultry has been confirmed at a second turkey growing facility in Missouri.
A new Joplin hospital that replaces one destroyed by a deadly tornado is preparing to open.
A local group is having a big international impact, sending medical help over to countries in need.
The FDA confirmed that Olympus Corp. did not seek FDA clearance for the latest version of its specialized endoscope.
Johnson County and Kansas health officials say a student at an eastern Kansas high school has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.
Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center have been infected with an antibiotic-resistant “superbug” .
The miserable flu season is winding down but not quite over yet, health officials said Wednesday.
During Colon Cancer Awareness Month, KSN is airing short videos from cancer survivors, doctors, nurses and others in order to raise awarenes…
Health officials say people should eat less sugar. But that’s easier said than done.
Popular “Voice” contestant Stephanie Anne Johnson doesn’t look familiar to fans of the show anymore. She’s lost 20 pounds.
Put down the donut. And while you’re at it, skip the breakfast cereal, fruit juice, beer and ketchup.
The number one reason KSN’s Leon Smitherman went public with his colon cancer diagnosis was to remind others to get screened.
The Food and Drug Administration is warning doctors against the overuse of testosterone-boosting drugs for men.
Meteorologist Leon Smitherman returned this morning to Kansas Today. Last month, he underwent surgery to remove colon cancer.