| Feb 13, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The annual kindergarten registration will be conducted at the Salisbury-Elk Lick Elementary School from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. March 8.
At the regular school board meeting on July 13, 2011, a ruling was passed that a child is eligible for...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:15 AM
The CIA is probably smug and triumphant about its duplicitous vaccination drive in Abbotabad, a mission hatched to catch and kill Osama bin Laden ("A tainted polio program," Jan. 7). As a doctor, I cringe to think of this unscrupulous use of medicine...
| Dec 28, 2011
American babies are most likely to be born in August and on Tuesdays, least likely in November and on Sundays. A female is born with 1 million eggs, but only about 300 of the hardiest make it to the final gate, ovulation. About 6,000 women reach menopause...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 2:22 PM
Health districts serving the Peninsula are advising all primary care physicians that adults diagnosed with diabetes mellitus (Type 1 and 2) should be vaccinated against hepatitis B as soon as possible after diagnosis. The vaccine is particularly...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:44 AM
A committee in the Kansas legislature is now looking at a bill on whether immunizations should be required for children in Kansas.
House Bill 2094 would add a parent's personal beliefs to the list of childhood immunization exemptions. The current list of...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:17 PM
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has updated the School and Child Care Immunization Information for the 2012-13 school year at www.kdheks.gov/immunize/schoolInfo.htm.
The information is based on the Advisory Committee on Immunization...