Dr. Walker explains some less-obvious symptoms of sleep apnea in children, and how the problem can be solved surgically.
Gary gets his annual vaccination, and pharmacist Rollin Trewyn talks about myths surrounding flu shots.
Angela Horner shows Gary an intensive workout that can be completed in 20 minutes.
Dr. Sue spells out the types of flu vaccine available, and who should receive them.
Dr. Walter Dandridge gives advice on home breast exams for men.
Lori Marble outlines the free 6-week workshop, which addresses the problems common to many chronic illnesses, including diabetes, arthritis, and emphysema.
Dr. Ben Leavens lists some of the health problems associated with overweight dogs and cats.
Dr. Jeff Manley explains the many services offered for women.
Dr. Sue explains the symptoms and causes of autumn allergies, and how to treat them.
Chef Cari shows us a quick and easy smoothie recipe that's really nutritious.
Dr. Joseph shows how specialized sports-related mouthguards have become.
Freeman Rehabilitation Director Carolyn Dermott shares information on the many rehab programs the hospital offers.
Fitness Consultant Angela Horner shows how she achieves her rock-hard abs.
Just as pace makers can help regulate the heart, deep brain stimulation can do the same for the mind. In today's Mercy Health Minute, Dr. Taylor Bear explains how the device works.
Dr. Sue explains that some teens are abusing stimulants normally prescribed for ADHD.
Dr. Walter Dandridge outlines the services provided by Mercy Breast Cancer Center.
Dr. Karl's lesson from the film is that we all need to balance our sense of drive with a sense of contentment.
Children show marked progress in motor skills when playing with a dog as opposed to more traditional therapies.
Dr. Sue outlines some common scenarios that accompany the first week back at school, and how to navigate them.
Researchers have isolated a gene in animals that causes them to gain weight; they hope to apply their knowledge to humans and treat a genetic tendency toward obesity by manipulating the protein associated with the gene.
Dr. Sue gives some suggestions for soothing a child's sunburn.
Dr. Hilton McDonald explains how food allergies are diagnosed, including keeping a food diary.
A breakthrough procedure has saved a young woman's life when a life-threatening brain tumor returned.
A new weight-loss resort based on the "boot camp" approach of the hit TV show "The Biggest Loser" is getting results for its clients.
Dr. Angela Langer explains that exercise during pregnancy is beneficial, and only under certain medical circumstances should it be curtailed.
Gary undergoes acupuncture treatment live on Living Well, and says he notices a difference in his stiff neck.
Gary learns some of the history of acupuncture and some medical issues that can be addressed using this type of therapy.
Dr. Sue explains the benefits of insect repellant for young children, and how to use it correctly.
One man's cancer diagnosis leads him to urge a friend to get checked out, and the friend's cancer is caught early as a result.
Dr. Hilton McDonald explains which symptoms belong with which diagnosis.
More doctors are integrating alternatives such as music and art therapy to address the patient's mood and state of mind as part of getting well.
Instructor Becky Browne demonstrates some Tai Chi movements, which she says is a form of moving meditation.
Angela shows Jeremiah some simple yet effective moves to strengthen core muscles.
Dr. Sue shows a diagram of the outer ear canal and why swimmers' ear is especially painful.
Dr. Hilton McDonald details the kinds of bite reactions that necessitate a trip to the doctor.
Keeping your kids protected while learning how to ride a big-kid bike.
A new procedure that provides a dose of radiation during lumpectomy surgery.
Dr. Walker explains the difference between an inner ear infection and Swimmer's Ear.
Women are being tested for genetic predispositions for certain types of cancers, and passing the information along to their daughters.
Dr. Sue explains the right kind of insect repellent to use, and shows how to build a mosquito trap.
Ann gives some great tips on choosing which stressors to let go of, and prioritize the things you really need to get done.
Crystal Zaerr shows how to administer CPR to an adult and to an infant.
Dr. Mollie James and Physician's Assistant Cara Drennan explain how to spot suspicious skin lesions that could be cancerous.
Dr. Sue gives tips on how to keep from being bitten by a dog, and what to do if it does happen.
Dr. Sue explains why it's never too soon to protect your child with age-appropriate sun protection.
Dr. Walker talks about the three most common illnesses caused by tick bites, the symptoms to watch out for, and when to seek treatment.
Aaron Brown explains his participation in a bike ride from Joplin to New Orleans to raise funds to build three houses.
Angela shows Toni that alternating between cardio and weights can increase the intensity of both, resulting in a more complete workout.
Studies released by the Centers for Disease Control found 58% of the pool filter water samples collected in public pools last summer tested positive for E. coli, bacteria normally found in human feces. The E. coli is a marker for fecal contamination.
Jamie Gillmore explains the many perks associated with being a member of the volunteer group.