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Millions of us carry more weight than we should. In fact, two-thirds of Americans are overweight.

Posted at 11:00 AM

Lake Regional Health System Urologist Eugene Dixon, M.D., has earned board recertification in urology by the American Board of Urology and achieved the highest score possible on the exam.

Updated Jan 23, 2015 at 8:53 AM

Engineering researchers at the University of Missouri have developed a material that has the ability to control elastic waves, creating possible medical, military and commercial applications with the potential to greatly benefit society.

Updated Jan 21, 2015 at 2:12 PM

A University of Missouri researcher is being honored for his work on nano-scale molecules used in medical applications. For decades, and with funding from the National Institutes of Health, Kattesh Katti has been advancing the development of...

Posted Jan 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Rick Walker, D.O., a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, soon will provide outreach services at Lake Regional’s Eldon clinic for patients with musculoskeletal ailments.

Updated Jan 21, 2015 at 10:33 AM

Do you still use the word “supper?” I use it less now than when I was growing up in Minnesota. Most every night during the ’50s and early ’60s, our family would sit around a Formica kitchen table eating supper together. The meal was composed of a...

Updated Jan 20, 2015 at 11:13 AM

Throughout National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, lake-area businesses showed their support for Lake Regional Cancer Center patients.

Updated Jan 19, 2015 at 5:22 PM

As America's population ages, life spans lengthen and more individuals enroll in insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act, the need for health care professionals will increase. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimates that the...

Posted Jan 18, 2015 at 10:00 AM

Lake Regional Pharmacy in Camdenton will provide free blood pressure and glucose tests 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21. Walk-ins are welcome.

Updated Jan 16, 2015 at 11:01 AM

Q: I am only 37, I don’t smoke, I have never had any medical problems and I am very active, but I was at this health fair where they had a free cardiovascular screening, so I did it. My blood pressure was perfect at 116/72, my total cholesterol was...

Updated Jan 16, 2015 at 10:06 AM

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