Can Certain Foods Fight Cancer?
Nearly half of all cancer cases are believed to be preventable. Research shows that following a healthy diet can play a role in preventing cancer and improving overall health. Oncology nutritionist Jill Hamilton-Reeves, PhD, RD, LD, explains the conn...
Craniomaxillofacial Surgery Procedures
Craniomaxillofacial surgery procedures are used to correct conditions related to the head, face, skull and neck. The University of Kansas Health System offers craniomaxillofacial surgery procedures to treat many conditions, including the following 10...
What to Know About HPV
Each year, there are approximately 12,000 new cases of HPV-associated cervical cancer. The human papillomavirus (HPV) causes more than 90% of all cervical cancers. About 80% of adults will get an HPV infection at some point in their lives. HPV is the...
The Dangers of Vaping
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there have been 450 possible cases of lung disease related to vaping in 33 states. One case involved a 17-year-old who spent 10 days in The University of Kansas Hospital because she h...
Chiefs Game Day Challenge
The #ChiefsGameDayChallenge offers healthy recipe hacks and exercises for staying active while you watch the the game.
Clinical Trials Seek Surgical Options for Patients with Colorectal, Bowel Obstruction and Esophageal Cancers
By Raed Al-Rajabi, MD, hematologist/oncologist
Mitral Valve Repair and Replacement Options Improve Symptoms, Delay Heart Failure and Reduce Mortality
By Emmanuel Daon, MD, FACS, cardiothoracic surgeon
Aggressive Treatment for Aggressive Abdominal Cancers: CRS-HIPEC
By Mazin Al-kasspooles, MD, surgical oncologist
Innovative Device Redefines Brain Aneurysm Treatment
By Koji Ebersole, MD, endovascular surgeon, and Alan Reeves, MD, interventional radiologist
Innovations in Brain Tumor Surgery Provide More Options, More Hope
By Paul Camarata, MD, clinical service chief, neurosurgery
Heart Disease and Stroke Education
Heart disease and stroke are among the most common medical conditions. They affect hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. By understanding the connection between heart disease and stroke, you can take steps to reduce the risk factors they share....
Helping Patients in Need
Thanks to those who support The University of Kansas Health System, we are able to make a difference in the lives of thousands of patients in the Kansas City region and throughout Kansas. Here, some of our supporters share why they chose to give to...
Staying Calm During the Holidays
The resilience experts at Turning Point offer 5 self-calming strategies to help you stay relaxed during the hectic holiday season.
Trikafta Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis
The FDA recently approved a breakthrough drug for people with cystic fibrosis called Trikafta™. Trikafta therapy is dramatically improving lung function in patients with the genetic disease. As 1 of 115 sites that participated in a clinical trial tha...