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Taking carbon monoxide seriously

Mark Scott, an emergency medicine physician at the University of Kansas Hospital, explains how hyperbolic chambers help relieve headaches, nausea and other symptoms associated with carbon monoxide poisoning. Odorless and colorless, the gas kills 400 to 500 people in the U.S. each year and sickens thousands of others.

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What to do if you think you have a recalled product

There are many numbers and dates on the foods, drugs, cosmetics, and other products we use every day. Some help manufacturers track inventory, while others help retailers ensure quality. But when unsafe products must be removed from the market, these numbers and dates can also help identify them quickly.

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Fellow mall walkers surprise 98-year-old on his birthday

Friends and several Independence Center mall walkers threw Ray McCallop a surprise 98th birthday Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. Then they walked the mall. The Kansas City resident has been mall walking for more than 30 years.
Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
Fellow mall walkers surprise 98-year-old on his birthday 1:57

Fellow mall walkers surprise 98-year-old on his birthday

Taking carbon monoxide seriously 1:57

Taking carbon monoxide seriously

The challenge of complying with the Americans With Disabilities Act 1:16

The challenge of complying with the Americans With Disabilities Act

What to do if you think you have a recalled product 1:30

What to do if you think you have a recalled product