Children's Mercy Hospital

Kansas City's Morning News
January 08, 2018 - 12:01 pm
Mason was complaining of a headache. His mom thought, well, her 8-year-old been out in the sun all day. No big deal, she thought. Kids get headaches sometimes. But the next day, when Mason began drooling and had trouble talking... she and Mason's step-father knew something bad was happening, and...
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Michael Ronnebaum
January 03, 2018 - 4:35 am
Doctors around the Kansas City area say they are seeing an increased number of people showing up with hand, foot and mouth disease, a common problem in infants and children under the age of five. Symptoms of the viral infection include fever, painful sores in the mouth and red spots on the palms of...
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