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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held For New SSM SLU Hospital

ST. LOUIS, MO/September 1, 2017 (STL.News) The medical community is celebrating a new hospital that is being built in St. Louis. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Thursday for the new SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital and Ambulatory Care Center. The $550 million project is being constructed along Grand in Midtown St. Louis near … Continue reading Groundbreaking Ceremony Held For New SSM SLU Hospital

Mercy; Construction project continues to reach milestones

FESTUS, MO August 3, 2017 (STL.NEWS)  Mercy- Construction of the all-private room patient tower and new cancer center continue to make good progress with both new buildings expected to open in December. Tower progress Most of the exterior finishes are completed on the new tower, which is on schedule for completion in December. The latest … Continue reading Mercy; Construction project continues to reach milestones

Is Lung Cancer Screening Right for You?

Joplin, MO July 31, 2017 (STL.NEWS)   Lung Cancer Screening; Many people are familiar with breast, colon and prostate cancer screening tests, but not necessarily lung cancer detection. Each year, more people die of lung cancer than the other three cancers combined. Until recently, however, lung cancer screening efforts have not been effective. Mammograms, colonoscopies, … Continue reading Is Lung Cancer Screening Right for You?

St. Luke’s Medical Group Welcomes Four New Physicians

Chesterfield, Mo., July 24, 2017 (STL.NEWS) – St. Luke’s Medical Group is pleased to announce the addition of four new physicians: Kae P. Chang, MD.; Jason Edwards, MD, PhD; Otha Myles, MD; and Hani Soudah, MD, PhD, FACP, FACN. Kae P. Chang, MD, specializes in internal medicine and has more than 18 years of experience … Continue reading St. Luke’s Medical Group Welcomes Four New Physicians

Opioids Posing Increasingly Dangerous Threats to Emergency Nurses

Strategies to combat the crisis will be a focus at the Emergency Nurses Association’s upcoming national conference DES PLAINES, IL/July 21, 2017 (STL.News) – The opioid epidemic ravaging communities across the United States is posing a new threat to those on the front line who are working to combat it. Increasingly, police officers, paramedics and … Continue reading Opioids Posing Increasingly Dangerous Threats to Emergency Nurses

CannaKids Founder & CEO Tracy Ryan to Speak on Benefits of Medical Cannabis for Pediatric Cancer Patients at WORLDZ Summit 2017

SHERMAN OAKS, CA JULY 18, 2017 (STL.NEWS) CannaKids, a California Cooperative Cooperation that specializes in the creation of lab tested and Ph.D. scientist extracted cannabis oils, announced today that at the WORLDZ Summit, taking place in Hollywood from July 31-August 1, the Company’s Founder and CEO Tracy Ryan will be speaking on the therapeutic benefits … Continue reading CannaKids Founder & CEO Tracy Ryan to Speak on Benefits of Medical Cannabis for Pediatric Cancer Patients at WORLDZ Summit 2017