August 21, 2017 - Monday

The Patriots’ Run – SHOW YOUR PATRIOTISM

The Patriots' Run

SEPTEMBER 11, 2016 As we commemorate 9/11, we thank and honor those who serve our country. Once again runners from across America are heading to Olathe, KS to commemorate the tragic events that took place on 9/11/01. The annual Patriots’ Run began as an idea that we needed an event to remember these tragic events. Even more importantly, we needed …

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Tired of Dealing with Razor Bumps?

Tired of Dealing with Razor Bumps?

By Meena Singh, M.D. Pseudofolliculitis barbae, more commonly referred to as “razor bumps,” is an extremely common condition affecting mostly the beard and neck areas. It can be an aggravating problem, not just symptomatically; but also cosmetically, especially for men who need to keep their face clean-shaven because of work demands. Possible Causes Razor bumps can be caused by various …

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PRA Health Sciences is Advancing Medicine through Clinical Research Studies

PRA Health Sciences is Advancing Medicine through Clinical Research Studies

A Health & Wellmobile Partner By Elizabeth Kelley The Health & Wellmobile, made possible by Diagnostic Imaging Centers, P.A., and several local partners is a massive consumer health education and wellness screening program designed to promote healthier living among local community residents while providing an opportunity for consumers to receive basic health screenings, scans and education where they work, live …

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Manners Matter. School Etiquette Tips for Students

School Etiquette Tips for Students

By Rachel Lewis Why do manners matter? Especially in school? Manners matter because they affect our daily social interactions. People who are polite generally have better social lives, reputations, and people respond to them better. In fact, in a study done at UCLA, rudeness can actually cause the pain centers of a brain to light up. Manners in school especially …

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Advanced Treatment for Bunions

Advanced Treatment for Bunions

By Dr. Thomas F. Bembynista, DPM – Abunion is the enlargement of the big toe joint that causes the big toe to drift towards the second toe. If you imagine a gum ball sized bone enlargement stuffed in your shoe next to the big toe, that’s the type of pain bunion sufferers walk around with daily. Heredity a Main Cause …

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Charlie’s House Home Run for Safety 5k, 3k & .4k Kids Fun Run

Charlie’s House Home Run for Safety 5k, 3k & .4k Kids Fun Run

Sunday, September 11, 2016 Shawnee Mission Park Raising Awareness of Furniture Tip Overs and Preventing Other Injuries in the Home Charlie’s Story He was supposed to be napping. Despite having an audio monitor on, two-year-old Charlie Horn’s nanny heard nothing. When she went to check on Charlie and his triplet sister and brother during naptime in their Kansas City home, …

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Take Your Weight Loss Goals to the Pros

Take Your Weight Loss Goals to the Pros

Medically supervised Medi-Weightloss® program combines nutrition and taking off those unwanted pounds. Sherry, like many people, thought she knew the trick to losing weight. “Eat less, avoid excess carbs and sweets, exercise more,” says the 59-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, resident. “Pretty simple, right?” Following a year of trying to shed unwanted pounds on her own, the frustrated woman decided she …

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Advanced Surgical Associates Welcomes Darcy Shaw, MD

Advanced Surgical Associates Welcomes Darcy Shaw, MD

Board Certified General Surgeon and Fellowship Trained Colon & Rectal Surgeon The surgeons at Advanced Surgical Associates (ASA) are pleased to welcome Darcy Shaw, MD to the practice. Dr. Shaw is Board Certified in General Surgery and brings with him a new surgical specialty to our community as a Fellowship trained Colon and Rectal Surgeon. Improving Outcomes for Patients with …

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Running Injuries, Be Gone!

Running Injuries, Be Gone!

Dr. Kirk Iodice, Official Chiropractor for the KC Smoke Elite Running Club and Kansas City T-Bones, specializes in getting runners back on the road Advanced Healthcare & Sports Injury (AHSI) is an independently owned healthcare facility that offers a cutting edge treatment model. They combine highly effective therapies that have proven to get most athletes, particularly runners, back to their …

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Treating Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Treating Snoring and Sleep Apnea

By Larry Pribyl, D.D.S. Maintaining regular breathing during sleep is a problem for over 20 million Americans. As a result, they do not receive the necessary amount of oxygen their body needs to rejuvenate from proper, restful sleep. Moderate to severe levels of snoring may really be Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) — also referred to as “sleep disordered breathing.” Sleep …

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McCarthy Auto Group and Lauren Wants To Know

Bringing Health & Wellness to the Local Community

Promote Healthier Living by Supporting the Health & Wellmobile By Elizabeth Kelley The Health & Wellmobile, made possible by Diagnostic Imaging Centers, P.A., and several local partners is a massive consumer health education and wellness screening program designed to promote healthier living among local community residents while providing an opportunity for consumers to receive basic health screenings, scans and education …

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THE MAKE-A-WISH® STORY It All Started With Chris …

THE MAKE-A-WISH® STORY It All Started With Chris …

Make-A-Wish® is the legacy of Chris Greicius, a 7-year-old boy from Phoenix who was diagnosed with leukemia. He had wished to be a police officer and “catch bad guys.” His wish, which was granted by his mother, some friends and the Arizona Department of Public Safety, set in motion a phenomenon that would create an unprecedented kind of charity. Chris …

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