COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ
Following months navigating a pandemic, the arrival of vaccines brings us much hope. It also brings many questions, and we’ll answer the most commonly asked ones here.
The Lasting Effects of COVID-19
What are COVID-19’s long-term effects on the body and what will life look like for long haulers? While much is still unknown, ongoing recovery and COVID-19 symptom management will require focus and time.
Tips for Staying Resilient During COVID-19
Turning Point offers resources and tools for staying resilient during difficult times, such as the COVD-19 pandemic. These videos provide self-calming techniques and tips on self-care, emotional expression and more.
Top Ways You Can Help Fight COVID-19
The coronavirus isn’t stopping, and neither can we. Here are the top ways you can become an advocate for health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Working Out in the Cold
The cold weather shouldn't stop you from working out. Our experts share tips to keep you safe this winter.
Risky COVID-19 Parties Won’t Speed Herd Immunity
If you're considering attending a COVID-19 party, our experts have 1 word of advice for you: Don't.
Frequently Asked Questions About Kidney Donation
Discover the frequently asked questions about kidney donation, including eligibility and testing for a match, what to expect during the process and recovery and life after transplant.
Lab Team Stands Up SARS-CoV-2 Testing
When COVID-19 arrived in Kansas City, the lab team at The University of Kansas Health System worked around the clock to develop in-house testing capabilities for the novel coronavirus.
We asked our infectious disease experts to answer your most pressing questions about COVID-19. Here’s what they had to say.
Choose the Right Care at the Right Time
If you're unsure of the type of appointment you need when you're sick or hurt, our guide can help.
Using Telehealth to Deliver Care Safely During COVID-19
When office locations had to close during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, The University of Kansas Health System quickly implemented telehealth visits to continue providing safe, quality care to our patients.
Dealing with Pandemic Depression
A survey by the National Center for Health Statistics shows nearly 30% percent of people are experiencing symptoms of clinical depression, compared to 6% last year. Greg Nawalanic, Psy-D, clinical director of psychology services at our Strawberry Hill Campus, explains why depression has increased.
The Benefits of Proton Therapy
Proton therapy is the most technologically advanced radiation treatment available today, and our health system is the first in the region to provide it for cancer patients. Here are 10 benefits associated with proton therapy.
What’s the Difference Between Allergies and COVID-19?
Dr. Selina Gierer, allergist and immunologist, explains how to tell the difference between seasonal allergies and COVID-19.