Lessons Learned

If you’re a fan of Westerns, you may recall the movie Open Range starring Robert Duvall and Kevin Costner. In one of my favorite scenes, their crusty cowpoke characters peer more »


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The Real Promise of Mobile Health Apps

Mobile devices have the potential to become powerful medical tools As a volunteer in a trial of mobile health technology, I can attest that it’s incredibly cool to pick up more »


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Before Leaving the Hospital, Consult Your Checklist

When checking into a hospital, patients naturally worry whether their visit will go well. But leaving the hospital safely can sometimes present an even trickier challenge. Patients are going home more »


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NIH-supported scientists find genes influence susceptibility to problems from vitamin D deficiency

An international team of researchers has found that the vitamin D receptor gene (VDR), which senses and communicates the presence of vitamin D to the body, influences the chance that more »


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Planned Giving Opportunities – What You Should Know

Predetermined philanthropic plans benefit charitable organizations whose mission you care about. In coordination with the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, the Vasculitis Foundation can assist you with your planned giving more »


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