<![CDATA[Health & Fitness News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/ Read local and national health and fitness news, articles and opinions provided by The Kansas City Star and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:43:47 CDT Health & Fitness 60 World Health Organization urges stronger regulation of e-cigarettes http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article1303880.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:42:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article1303880.html Start school later and let teens sleep, pediatricians say http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article1294644.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:44:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/living/health-fitness/article1294644.html Alec 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