More Headlines

Kansas H1N1 Flu Cases Reach 46

Posted: 05/18/2009 - Kansas Department of Health and Environment officials released the latest total on Monday.

Read More

WHO Annual Meeting Agenda Is H1N1 Flu Worries

Posted: 05/18/2009 - As H1N1 flu continues to spread, the World Health Organization has begun its annual meeting in Geneva where it's focused on the outbreak and the possibility of a vaccine.

Read More

Proposal Would Require All to Have Health Coverage

Posted: 05/14/2009 - House Democrats are crafting a plan that would require all Americans to carry health insurance and would help families making less than $88,000 pay the premiums. Employers, too, would have to help foot the bill.

Read More

Pfizer Offers Free Drugs For The Jobless

Posted: 05/14/2009 - Pfizer says it will provide 70 of its most widely prescribed prescription drugs for free to people who have lost their jobs and health insurance

Read More

More H1N1 Cases In Kansas

Updated: 05/14/2009 - A second soldier at Fort Riley has been confirmed with being infected with H1N1...

Read More

What's Going Around

Posted: 05/14/2009 - Here's what doctors at Wichita Clinic locations are seeing.

Read More

Study Says US Prescription Drug Use Fell in 2008

Posted: 05/13/2009 - Prescription drug use in the U.S. fell last year, although total spending on drugs increased as prices rose sharply on brand-name products, pharmacy benefits manager Medco Health Solutions said Wednesday.

Read More

Medicare Won't Cover 'Virtual Colonoscopy'

Posted: 05/13/2009 - Medicare says it won't pay for the so-called virtual colonoscopy procedure. Tuesday's announcement says there's inadequate evidence to support the cheaper, less intrusive alternative to the dreaded colonoscopy.

Read More

FDA Takes Issue With Cheerios Health Claims

Posted: 05/12/2009 - Federal regulators are scolding the maker of Cheerios, saying it made inappropriate claims about the popular cereal's ability to lower cholesterol and treat heart disease.

Read More

Flu Drug Advised For Pregnant Women With H1N1

Updated: 05/12/2009 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said risks from the virus are greater than the unknown risks to the fetus from the drugs Tamiflu and Relenza.

Read More

Worry Over Weight: Poll Finds Health Disconnect

Posted: 05/12/2009 - Scan the breathless headlines at any magazine rack — Fight Flab in Minutes! Get Beach Ready! Add the skinny yet buxom model, and it should be no surprise that the average woman feels insecure if not downright unhappy with her real-world figure.

Read More
KAKE TV 1500 N. West Street Wichita, KS 67203-1323 (316) 943-4221
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.