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Take Care 2014

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10 Halloween Safety Tips from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

As you prepare your best costumes and buy candy for trick-or-treaters, make sure you and your kids are on the same page about Halloween safety. more »

Oct 27, 2014 Health

Halloween Howl for the Homeless 5K and Monster Mile Fun Run

Get in the Spirit With These Local Halloween-Themed Fun Runs and 5Ks

In the Halloween spirit? Race other goblins and ghouls in these five Halloween-themed fun runs and 5Ks. more »

Oct 24, 2014 Health

Four Ways to Improve Your Sleep Habits (And Lose Weight While You're At It)

Move over, diet and exercise. There’s a new weight loss strategy on the scene, and it is so easy, you can do it in your sleep. more »

Oct 22, 2014 Health

Robert Boston, Washington University School of Medicine

St. Louis Physician Developing Phone App to Screen Patients for Eye Diseases

Todd Margolis, new head of the Washington University School of Medicine's ophthalmology and visual sciences department, is pioneering a phone app that uses image-recognition software to screen patients for eye diseases. more »

Oct 20, 2014 Health

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St. Louisan Donna Heckler Writes Book on "Living Like a Lady When You Have Cancer"

Donna Heckler, who was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer in 2010, shares tips on how to live your best life after being diagnosed with cancer. more »

Oct 14, 2014 Health

Five Ways to Rearrange Your Kitchen for a Healthier Lifestyle

Can something as simple as a kitchen makeover make you slim? Brian Wansink's new book, Slim by Design, describes how to rearrange your surroundings to slim down, even if your willpower is lacking. more »

Oct 8, 2014 Health

Trailnet, Saint Louis Zoo, and Other St. Louis Businesses Recognized as Bicycle-Friendly

Recently, the League of American Bicyclists recognized several St. Louis business with bicycle-friendly designations. more »

Oct 7, 2014 Health

Five Ways to Celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month in St. Louis

The American Cancer Society estimates that about 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer during their lifetimes. Show your support for the women you know who have been touched by the disease at these local events for Breast Cancer Awareness month. more »

Oct 3, 2014 Health

Courtesy of Centennial Farms

Three St. Louis Farms to Go Apple-Picking This Weekend in St. Louis

Now that fall has officially begun, apple season is in full swing. A versatile fruit, apples are a good source of Vitamin C, antioxidants, and have been shown to lower the risk of heart disease. more »

Sep 26, 2014 Health

Rendering courtesy of Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Unveils New and Improved Emergency Department Waiting Room

Earlier today, Barnes-Jewish Hospital opened a refurbished emergency department waiting room with an updated design and improved flow. more »

Sep 24, 2014 Health

St. Louis Marrow Donors and Transplant Patients Come Together for the Be the Match Walk+Run This Weekend

St. Louis native Chaz Littlejohn saves a life with a bone marrow donation and stresses the importance of the Be The Match registry. more »

Sep 4, 2014 Health 1 Comments

Back in the Saddle

Herschel Talley’s wrangled cattle out west, served two tours of duty in Vietnam, and worked as a corrections officer. At age 65, the Curryville resident still cares for a stable of horses. He’s no superman, he says, but he’s pretty tough... more »

Sep 3, 2014 Health

Five Ways to Get Kids Back Into a Normal Sleep Routine for School

Suzanne Thompson, a clinical psychologist at St. Louis Children's Hospital, shares her tips for getting school-aged kids back into a healthy sleep routine. more »

Aug 22, 2014 Health

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  • Hollywood Hills Halloween, October 25

    Partygoers attended a Hollywood-inspired, upscale Halloween event inside Cafe Eau at The Chase Park Plaza. Guests enjoyed complimentary Dos Equis and a live band. Costume prizes were awarded to the best-dressed men and women. more »

    Oct 27, 2014 Events

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