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Health Officials Say Respiratory Virus is Hitting Kids in Both St. Louis, Kansas City Areas

(KMOX) – The Missouri Health Department is issuing a warning about a respiratory illness that is hitting kids on both sides of the state.

Kansas City hospitals report over 300 cases of enterovirus in recent weeks, and there’s been an upsurge in St. 224 more words


1 Missourian Sick from Recalled Ground Beef

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – At least one Missourian is among 11 people in four states to have been sickened by ground beef that’s now under recall. 192 more words


5 New Cases of Heartland Virus

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The Centers for Disease Control and the Missouri Health Department say they’ve found five new cases of a recently discovered tick-borne disease called the Heartland Virus. 202 more words


Fifth Mo. Case of Cyclospora Confirmed

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Missouri health officials say a fifth case of Cyclcospora infection has been confirmed in the state.

This fifth case is in the Kansas City area. 89 more words


Missouri Health Department Report Fourth Cyclospora Case

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s health department says a fourth case of cyclospora infection has been confirmed in the state.

The Department of Health and Senior Services said Monday the latest report of the stomach bug came from a health care provider in central Missouri’s Miller County. 76 more words


UPDATE: 6 of 13 E. Coli Cases in Missouri Linked to Howard County Farm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Six of Missouri’s 13 recent confirmed cases of E. coli have been linked to the consumption of unpasteurized milk or raw dairy products from a farm in Howard County although the source of the infection has not been confirmed, state health officials said Monday. 483 more words


E. coli Cases Reported in Central Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — State health officials say seven cases of the same strain of E. coli have been confirmed in central Missouri.

The cases were found in Boone, Howard, Cooper and Camden counties. 75 more words