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Springfield hospitals report more than 50 cases of possible Enterovirus sickening kids

The respiratory virus has hospitalized kids across the Midwest. 

Springfield hospitals report more than 50 cases of possible

Springfield hospitals report more than 50 cases of possible virus sickening kids

The respiratory virus has hospitalized kids across the Midwest.  KY3's Emily Wood explains what parents need to know.

What you should know about virus sickening kids in Missouri and the Midwest

A respiratory virus is sending hundreds of children to hospitals in Missouri and possibly throughout the Midwest and beyond, officials say.

Missouri seeks to get more local food into schools

Missouri is offering grants to help get more locally produced food into school meals and snacks.

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Outdoor Days offers free camping, activities at Lake Springfield Park

The festival on Sept. 6 - 7 is a great chance to connect with nature, learn new outdoor skills, and spend time with family and friends.

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Fit Friday: a quick fat burning workout

Get on the bike at home or at the gym and burn fat with this quick workout. 

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New dental clinic for uninsured kids opens in Bolivar

The clinic is part of Citizens Memorial Hospital's Miles for Smiles Dental program.

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RECIPES: Healthy back-to-school lunches

A peanut-free PB & J sandwich and easy recipes for your own Ranch dressings & granola bars

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New treatment can eliminate dry eyes

The new treatment is called LipiFlow.  It's a computer based treatment.  Insurance doesn't cover the cost, however.

Details of Sac-Osage Hospital closure are not decided

The board of the small, independent hospital in Osceola plans to close it and negotiate an agreement for medical services with Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar.

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Newborn Channel aims to help parents with vital tasks, duties

Becoming a parent in our tech-savvy world has its perks.  A new one is the Newborn Channel now offered at Mercy Hospital Springfield.

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Man from Laclede County likely died from West Nile virus

About one in five people who are infected will develop a fever and other symptoms.  Fewer than 1 percent of infected persons develop a serious, sometimes fatal, neurologic illness.

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15 facts about health care reform

POSTED: 05:43 AM CST Dec 24, 2013    UPDATED: 10:15 AM CDT Mar 26, 2014 

The Obama administration has extended the March 31 deadline for people who are having difficulty getting health insurance coverage through the federal marketplace. Take a look at some of the law's most significant policies, consequences and facts.

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Most of the attention has been on problems with the Affordable Care Act's website the past few weeks, but there's still much confusion about what the health care law will mean for families and small businesses.

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