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Child Behavior Disorder Expert to Give Free Presentation

Next Wednesday, September 21, Learning Disorder expert Dr. Robert Melillo is holding a free presentation for educators and parents at Maple Wood Community College. Dr. Melillo, author of several books including “Disconnected Kids,” will address common neuro behavioral disorders in children, including attention and learning concerns such as ADHD, Dyslexia …

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North Kansas City Hospital October 2016 Calendar of Events

COPD: MOVE BEYOND JUST COPING LUNCH AND LEARN Friday, Oct. 21, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. North Kansas City YMCA, 1999 Iron Street in North Kansas City, MO, 64116 Finding out you have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease doesn’t mean the end of your active lifestyle. Andrea K. Anthony, MD, talks about ways …

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Tri-County To Battle Youth Suicide

Tri-County To Launch Pilot Program to Battle Youth Suicide Tri-County Mental Health Services is one of only two organizations in Missouri selected for a Missouri pilot program to prevent suicide among people 10-24. Clay, Platte and Ray will be three of the five counties in the new Show Me Zero …

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Community Health in Action Award Committee Accepting Nominations

LIBERTY, Mo. – Aug. 29, 2016 – The Community Health in Action (CHIA) Award Committee is accepting award nominations for individuals, community groups, agencies and businesses that are working towards creating a healthier community. New and on-going partnerships are vital to assure conditions exist where people can be healthy. We …

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First Case of Zika Virus Confirmed in Clay County

LIBERTY, Mo. – The Clay County Public Health Center has received confirmation of the first case of Zika in a male Clay County resident who had recently traveled to an area outside of the United States that is experiencing a Zika outbreak. Many areas in the U.S. have the type …

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