Health Care

Keep Kids in the Game for Life Through STOP Sports Injuries

Feb. 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Keep Kids in the Game for Life Through STOP Sports Injuries Healthcare and, Business Leaders, and Professional Athletes Join Forces to Help Young Athletes Play Safe and Stay Healthy Lee’s Summit, Misso. (February 23, 2017) –– Today, Advanced Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, the office of Dr. Matt Daggett is coming together with the American Orthopaedic Society for ...

Cochlear Americas Becomes National Sponsor of CELEBRATE SOUND

Feb. 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact ?Janice Martin ? Hearing Charities of America? 1912 E. Meyer Blvd. ?Kansas City, MO. 64132? 816-333-8300 ? Cochlear Americas Becomes National Sponsor of CELEBRATE SOUND ?Hearing implant company provides Kansas City based charity with funds to support hearing health events. Kansas City, MO. 2/6/2017 – Cochlear, the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, donates significant funding ...

Leawood Swim School Hosting Local Hiring Day March 4

Feb. 23, 2017

GRAPEVINE, Tx -- Emler Swim School is conducting three company-wide hiring days on March 4, 8 and 15 with the goal of interviewing qualified candidates to fill multiple management positions and approximately 100 part-time swim teacher roles. The company is hiring to support growth, both at current schools and in new locations. SATURDAY, MARCH 4 12:30 to 2:30 P.M near ...

Amelia Earhart & Prairie Toothfairy’s gift for the NGA

Feb. 22, 2017

Outraged Disability Rights Leaders Send a Message to their Governors and the National Governors Association about ACA Repeal/Replace/Repair For Immediate Release: Helen Stucky Weaver 785-770-7448 Twitter@wellnessweaver Twitter@sistersue1954 FB: Helen Stucky Risdon FB:WellnessWeavers February 22, 2017 Waterville, KS – Disability rights leaders in Kansas and Wisconsin are sending a “loud and clear” message to Governor Brownback & Gov Walker, ...

New ‘Signature Dining’ Comes to Tallgrass Creek

Feb. 21, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 21, 2017) – Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s on-site restaurants, which recently underwent a major overhaul, have rolled out ‘Signature Dining,’ a new Erickson Living-wide program that features fresh, made-to-order menu offerings. Signature Dining is the result of collaborative efforts between community members and dining services staff. Focus groups were held to determine which entrées residents most ...

Important Considerations for Orthotics

Feb. 20, 2017

Dr. Michael S. Greene, Lee’s Summit Chiropractor, recently attended a seminar which included instruction on postural abnormalities and Bone Marrow Edema (BME). BME is often found in athletes related to activities and the elderly related to arthritis. It is often a precursor of stress fracture in the athlete and can be caused by trauma, extreme exercise and abnormal motion. A ...


Feb. 16, 2017

Don't miss your chance to learn more about important issues facing Kansas. Join advocates at the Kansas Statehouse on Thursday, March 16th as they share information about Water, Energy, Air, Land, Transportation and Health in Kansas. Start your day with an Interfaith Climate Vigil, followed by an Advocate Policy Briefing, Exhibits, Local Foods Lunch and Legislator Meetings. For a complete ...

How to Choose the Best Moving Company

Feb. 16, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 17, 2017) -- Whether you’re planning a move locally or long distance, moving can be stressful. One of the most important factors in planning a move is to hire the right mover for the job. Not knowing what to look for while searching through the vast range of moving options can be overwhelming. Erickson Living, the ...

Couple’s Move to Tallgrass Creek Helped by Erickson Living’s Realty and Moving Services

Feb. 16, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 17, 2017) -- Janet and Bob Butterworth’s move to Tallgrass Creek retirement community was made easier because the couple worked with Erickson Living’s realty and moving services, which helped with every aspect of their move. By doing so, their former home, also in Overland Park, was staged to impress potential buyers and it was sold quickly ...

Red Door Woodfired Grill Goes RED For Women in February

Feb. 9, 2017

An estimated 44 million women in the United States are affected by cardiovascular diseases, and 1 in 3 women die from heart disease each year. Both Red Door Woodfired Grill locations, Leawood, KS at Camelot Court and in Brookside, have partnered with the Go Red for Women campaign during the month of February. Throughout the month, Red Door will be ...

National Architecture Firm to Give Paid Time Off to 9 offices this Valentine’s Day for Community Service

Feb. 9, 2017

TreanorHL Dedicates Valentine’s Day to Community Service Nine Offices Across the Nation Will Spend the Day Giving Back to Their Communities TreanorHL, a nationwide architecture firm, is giving new relevance to Valentine’s Day with a staff-led, fully paid volunteer day of service they’re calling “Love Connects”. This company-wide initiative will give employees an opportunity to offer their time and talents ...

Kansas City Urology Care is now an Exclusive Provider of PROVENGE

Feb. 8, 2017

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 8, 2017 - Prostate Cancer is the most common cancer in the United States and can be tricky to treat because of the way it spreads around the body. Recently, a team of immunotherapy specialists has developed a new treatment named "PROVENGE" which is a prescription medicine that is used to treat certain ...

Meredith Shapland Showcases Public Health Research at Kansas State House

Feb. 7, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 7, 2017 Contact: Kansas City Star Robert Moser, Kansas Public Health Association President 913-945-5245 Meredith Shapland Showcases Public Health Research at Kansas State House Topeka, Kansas – Meredith Shapland was one of six students to showcase their public health research to state lawmakers and other professionals on Jan. 23 during Public Health Advocacy Day ...

New counseling & wellness center open in Prairie Village

Feb. 2, 2017

Clinical Counselor, James McMillian, and Clinical Social Worker, Amber Reed, have opened a new counseling and wellness center, located in Prairie Village, KS, called Resolve. This office is staffed with a group of talented professionals ranging from play therapists, child/teen therapists, marriage counselors, addictions counselors, trauma & grief therapists, life/business coaches, and a chiropractor. Resolve was founded with the mission ...

New Veterinarians in Overland Park

Feb. 1, 2017

All Creatures Small Animal Hospital located at 7260 W. 151st street in the heart of Overland Park Kansas has two new owners. Dr. Sarah Dunn and Dr. Cory Bassett have purchased the veterinary practice from Dr. Jeanne Durbian. Dr. Durbian started the practice over 27 years ago and grew it into a well established pillar of the the community. Upon ...

Matt Edmunds’ “Ventura’s Sweet Heat” Wins Tallgrass Creek’s Employee Chili Cook-Off

Feb. 1, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS (February 1, 2017) – Security’s Matt Edmunds’ “Ventura’s Sweet Heat” this week took first place in Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s 2nd annual Employee Chili Cook-Off. His secret recipe earned bragging rights for being the Best Chili West of the Mississippi River. Edmunds’ chili was one of 10 entries judged by scores of residents and staff who sampled ...

RSVP Med Spa Referral Program Offers Impressive Credits for Every Referral Made

Feb. 1, 2017

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) February 1, 2017 - Being a well-known name in the industry for many years, RSVP Med Spa, the leading medical spa in Kansas City specializes in offering a wide range of services including laser tattoo removal, laser hair removal, BOTOX, skin tightening, Visia face complexion analysis and more. The spokesperson of RSVP Med Spa ...

Local Missouri Permanent Cosmetic Professional Brings New Hope to Breast Cancer Survivors in the State

Jan. 26, 2017

Kansas City, MO, January 26, 2017-Ani Alvarez, Owner of Beauty & Beyond, Permanent Cosmetics and Full Service Salon, in Columbia, MO, is pioneering the way to making authentic looking 3D areola repigmentation accessible to every woman who has lost her breast(s) to cancer. This type of repigmentation is designed to help women with scars from mastectomies and breast augmentations. Alvarez ...

Health Partnership Clinic in Ottawa relocates and expands

Jan. 23, 2017

Health Partnership Clinic in Ottawa is relocating to downtown Ottawa at 107 S. Main Street to better meet the health needs of families in Ottawa and surrounding communities. The clinic will begin seeing patients with same day appointments on Friday, Feb. 3 from 1 to 6 p.m. Currently the clinic is located inside the Franklin county Health Departemant. According to ...

VTNE Job Analysis

Jan. 18, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Date: January 18, 2017 Contact: Lainie Franklin, Member Services & Marketing Specialist 1-877-698-8482 VTNE® Job Analysis Underway Kansas City, MO (January 18, 2017) - The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB®) is pleased to announce that a Job Analysis Project for the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) is underway. The main objective of the Job Analysis ...

SERC Physical Therapy opens new clinic in Stanley

Jan. 18, 2017

Contact Sarah Rhodes at 423-238-3205 or for more. SERC Physical Therapy will now serve the citizens of Stanley and surrounding communities through physical therapy, work conditioning and sports medicine in its new clinic. The clinic will open Monday, January 23 at 8019 W 151st St. Tyler Lampe, PT, DPT, will treat patients at the clinic as the clinic director. ...

Tallgrass Creek Residents Knit and Crochet 75 Red Hats for Little Hats, Big Hearts

Jan. 18, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS (January 18, 2017) -- Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s Creative Hands group this week made 75 red hats for Little Hats, Big Hearts, a nationwide program to knit and crochet red hats for babies born in February at participating hospitals. Little Hats, Big Hearts honors babies, moms, and heart healthy lives in a very special way. Supporters are ...

A New Wave of Anti-Choice Legislations about to hit Missouri

Jan. 14, 2017

The new Republican trifecta in the state, signs incoming ripple of anti-abortion laws Following the November’s election and the Republican victory, Eric Greitens is all set to replace Democrat Jay Nixon as the Governor, making Missouri one of the four states, where the Grand old party controls all three – legislative, judiciary and executive branches of government. Without wasting time, ...

Swope Health Northland Welcomes New Doctor

Jan. 12, 2017

RIVERSIDE, Mo. Swope Health Northland is excited to announce the addition of a new physician, Dorothy Jackson, M.D. Dr. Jackson received her training at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, earning a BS in Biology and an MD. She subsequently completed a residency through Truman Medical Center, specializing in Internal Medicine, and received her Board Certification in Internal Medicine. Dr. Jackson ...

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