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The compassionate care teams at Research and Overland Park Regional medical centers and AMR First Responders come together to celebrate Baby Aiden’s First Birthday following a "great save" of their lives in December 2013.

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Missouri’s new Time Critical Diagnosis (TCD) emergency care response system will provide stroke patients – even those in rural areas around Kansas City – quicker access to life-saving treatment. Dr. Erik Petersen with Centerpoint Medical Center explains how the TCD System designation combined with existing Primary Stroke Care Center accreditation is providing unparalleled emergency care.

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Dr. Stephanie Graff, of Research Medical Center & Menorah Medical Center, says that a breast cancer diagnosis isn’t always black or white. She recommends getting a second opinion whenever there is doubt about the results of a breast biopsy. A second opinion is what led Hollywood actress Rita Wilson to have a double mastectomy after her previous tests turned out to show nothing at all.

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Volunteers of March of Dimes visited parents of babies in the NICU at the Research Medical Center. They gave out Easter baskets with candy and inspirational letters from parents who previously had children in the NICU.

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Knowledge is power when it comes to stroke. Knowing your personal risk factors and learning to quickly recognize the signs and symptoms, can save your life, says Dr. Lori A Boyajian-O'Neill with HCA Midwest Health. Here are some tips to reduce your risk. We also encourage you to take our free online stroke risk assessment.

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Under Missouri’s new emergency medical care response system, Research Medical Center was awarded the highest level of stroke care, making it a primary resource center within the region. The Level 1 Time Critical Diagnosis (TCD) Designation means that RMC has the staffing, skills and resources to offer the best outcome. In addition, RMC was the only hospital in the region to be named a Get With The Guidelines® Target Stroke Elite hospital.

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After testing positive for the BRCA gene in 2011, oncology nurse Kelly Boling at Research Medical Center – like Angelina Jolie - underwent a mastectomy and had her ovaries removed – a move that her doctor, Stephanie Graff, oncologist a HCA Midwest Health, says can reduce the risk of cancer by up to 85 percent.

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Hospital receives Elite award from American Heart Association and American Stroke Association and named a Missouri Time Critical Designated Stroke Hospital.

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When stroke strikes, EMTs transport patient to closest hospital with most advance stroke-treatment technology and highly experienced neurosciences providers.

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Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States. Jennifer Feeback, Director of Clinical Research for Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health discusses the importance of clinical trials in the treatment of cancer.

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