World Cup
10:15 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Ragtag Cinema hosting free World Cup screenings

Credit Conner Handel

Ragtag Cinema will be airing live World Cup matches up to the finals in July.

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Science, Health and Technology
7:55 am
Thu December 26, 2013

Mo. to start screening newborns for heart disease

Credit Alex E. Proimos / FLICKR

Missouri is preparing to start screening every newborn baby for a heart disease that can cause developmental delays or death if left untreated.

The screenings for critical congenital heart disease are required under a new state law that takes effect Jan. 1.

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Science, Health and Technology
11:46 am
Thu September 20, 2012

More students enter college with severe mental illnesses

Kevin Dooley FLICKR

MU’s Counseling Center is hosting a depression screening day for MU students Thursday. Computer stations across campus will provide assessments of depression and anxiety for participating students.

The growing number of students who enter college with severe mental illnesses has been on the rise for the last decade, according to a study by the American Psychological Association.

Dr. Christy Hutton is a programming and communications coordinator with MU Counseling Center. She says she’s seeing more students with mental health problems on campus.

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