Health in Kansas City, KS

Researchers at Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, Calif. and University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, N.C., USA, have tracked the development of the brain's emotion circuitry in infancy, and report that adult-like functional connections for emotional regulation emerge during the first year of life.

Vaccination to prevent influenza is particularly important for people who are at high risk of serious complications from influenza.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Potty training can be a difficult task for any parent. So parenting experts suggest making sure your child is really ready when you begin.
Mary Williams from the Family Conservancy stopped by the FOX4 studio Monday, Aug. 13 to share when a child is ready to begin potty training and tips to make it successful.

In Wyandotte County alone, child care has become inaccessible for many. A new project aimed at helping families find quality and affordable care will launch this week.

A lot of people who could benefit from integrative medicine may not consider it because they don’t know what it is. Here’s a quick lesson to help you understand.

Background Cardiovascular (CV) risk is high in children with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and further compounded in those who are overweight. Children with CKD have a unique body habitus not...

Famous Kansas City homeboys Paul Rudd, Eric Stonestreet, Rob Riggle and David Koechner return to kick off the ninth Big Slick Celebrity Weekend to benefit the pediatric cancer center at Children's Mercy hospital.

At the Big Slick softball game at Kauffman Stadium, hosts Paul Rudd, Rob Riggle, Eric Stonestreet and David Koechner and their celebrity guests braved the heat and brought publicity to their fundraiser for Children's Mercy hospital.

Mason Payne is athletic and competitive, charming and sweet and seven years old when he suffered a stroke. The collaboration between Children's Mercy and The University of Kansas Health System resulted in the lifesaving care Mason needed.

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Physician and patient determination brings lasting migraine relief with Tx360.

An estimated 18 million Americans live with sleep apnea, often using a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine to get a better night’s sleep. But now there’s a novel approach for treating sleep apnea, Inspire, which is only available at The University of Kansas Health System in the region.