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Saving the Life of a Single Mom

Date: Jan 12, 2017

Saving the Life of a Single Mom

When it came time for LaTisha (Tish) Smith of Belleville, Ill., to tell her family that she was having surgery, the hardest conversation was with her 9-year-old son, Lee. Both he and his sister, Leah, age 6, had lost their dad and Tish’s husband just two years earlier.

How the Heart Fair Motivated One Woman

Like many women today, Claire Budd, 48, leads a pretty busy life. Between raising her two kids and working a full-time job, she has little time for herself, let alone her personal health and wellness.

Getting Clara to the  Beach on Time

When heart problems threatened to make her miss her granddaughter's wedding, Clara Freeman turned to the cardiac and rehab specialists at Missouri Baptist Medical Center to "get her to the beach on time."

In It for the Long Run

Date: Jan 28, 2016

In It for the Long Run

Despite being 43, lean, a veteran competitor in triathlons and marathons, and eating a healthy diet, Darren Sullivan found himself facing giving up competition due to heart problems. Read more about his surgeon and cardiologist are helping him get back into condition.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center First in the Region to Perform Innovative Heart Procedure with New Sapien 3 Valve

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is the first heart center in the region, and one of the first in the nation, to perform a percutaneous implantation (a needle puncture of the skin, rather than an “open” approach) of a newly approved valve to fix a heart valve that was surgically implanted 13 years ago. This new valve allowed the surgeon and cardiologist to treat the patient with a transcatheter valve-in-valve replacement, instead of performing open-heart surgery.

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Black Bean Sweet Potato Soup

Black Bean Sweet Potato Soup

Loaded with fiber and protein, savor this hearty, filling soup.

Mini turkey meatloaves

Mini turkey meatloaves

Easy to pack up and go, these hearty, healthy mini meatloaves are perfect for dinner parties or satisfying the whole family.

Banana Whip

Banana Whip

Whip up this delicious and nutritious treat on a warm afternoon. It's so good they won't even know it's not ice cream.

Red, White and Blue Stuffed Strawberries

Red, White and Blue Stuffed Strawberries

Celebrate Independence Day with these refreshing stuffed strawberries.

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