heart disease

Health
6:06 am
Mon March 11, 2013

Heart Attacks And Strokes, Also In Ancient Times

courtesy: Dr. Michael Miyamoto

While doctors typically focus their time caring for living patients, one Kansas City cardiologist has spent the last few years examining the health of mummies. Yes. Mummies.

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KCUR News
1:26 pm
Thu December 2, 2010

Cancer Overtakes Heart Disease As Number 1 Killer In Kansas

Topkea, KS – Cancer is now the leading cause of death in Kansas...even though cancer rates have been going down. Kansas Public Radio's Bryan Thompson explains.
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For almost 90 years, heart disease has been the number one cause of death in Kansas. But the 2009 annual summary of vital statistics, which was just released by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, now lists cancer as the leading killer.

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