The myeloma program at UAMS has seen more than 11,000 patients from every state in the United States and more than 50 foreign countries and has performed more than 9,000 peripheral blood stem cell transplants.
As part of Senior Day, the women's basketball team wore pink headbands and wristbands to raise awareness about the disease that takes the lives of many women every year.
The funds will enable the center to implement and evaluate the cost-effectiveness of a program to identify individuals with uncontrolled hypertension.
Little Rock Marathon becomes focal point for raising awareness about the disease and the importance of research.
An Arkansas group wants to work with legislators to help lower the rate of suicides in the state.
Total for the season remains at 37.
Most victims have been 65 years old or older.
One in four deaths are caused by heart disease but it can be prevented and even controlled.
The school will receive $149,000 from the USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
On average, Arkansans with Marketplace plans in 2014 paid $94 a month out of pocket toward their premiums and received a monthly tax credit of $293 toward their premiums.
Funds from Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Blue & You Foundation to establish chair, expand programs.
Walgreens, Walmart, Target and GNC issue statements addressing the concerns.
The American Heart Association wants you to wear red for women on Friday as a sign of support for those living with heart disease.
One-hour appointments are available at either 10:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. Advance reservations are required by calling (501) 868-2985.
Charles Gossow was 15-years-old when he first had a seizure at school in Southern California.
Influenza reported to be “widespread” across the state.
A study is scheduled to begin in March and be completed by May 31 at a cost of $30,000.
The performance measures are American Heart Association/American Stroke Association-endorsed quality and achievement measures of the Get with the Guidelines-Stroke Patient Management Tool.
Researchers will examine opioid prescribing and dispensing.
Free event will be held 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Center Court.
Says he also wants a health reform task force and options to modernize the state's Medicaid program.
It's part of an effort to reduce infant deaths.
Little girl's smile is rare occurrence known as "natal teeth."
Medical Director for CHI St. Vincent emergency room Dr. George Hutchinson says it's a good time to remind people not to drink and drive, but throughout the entire year and not just tonight.
Eligible donors urged to give blood or platelets.
One tip: If you buy a child a riding toy for Christmas, be sure you get a helmet too.
Your flu shot can protect you but it might not do as good of a job as you think. Work still needs to be done to keep yourself safe.
If you do get sick, you can be contagious for up to a week, health officials advise.
National Influenza Vaccination Week promotes protection from the virus.
The State Health Department worked to get as many people as possible vaccinated for the flu season and also to eliminate myths about flu shots.