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Lawmakers Advance Cannabis-Based Seizure Medication

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have approved a measure that would allow a cannabis-based seizure medication in the state when…  Read More >


Kansas Lawmakers Approve Diabetes Prevention Program

By John Celock Kansas lawmakers have advanced legislation that would upgrade efforts on diabetes prevention. The state House of Representatives…  Read More >


Kansas House Approves Medicaid Expansion

Reps. Susan Concannon and Troy Waymaster debate Medicaid expansion on the House floors. By John Celock Following several years of…  Read More >


Heated Debate Precedes Tanning Bed Ban Vote

By John Celock Following heated debate about parental rights, Kansas lawmakers advanced a bill that would prohibit minors from accessing…  Read More >


KS Lawmaker Introduces Contraception Bill

By John Celock Saying her goal is to reduce abortions, a moderate Republican lawmaker in Kansas has introduced legislation to…  Read More >


Health Providers Call Kansas Cash Flow Issue ‘David vs. Goliath’

Ashby House in Salina, Kan. By John Celock Almost three years after the formal launch of KanCare – Kansas’ Medicaid…  Read More >


Gallery Shouter Says He’s Worried About Kansas

By John Celock The man who shouted a progressive health care message from the Kansas House gallery Wednesday afternoon is…  Read More >


Kansas Medicaid Expansion Hearings Scheduled

By John Celock A Kansas legislative committee announced that hearings into Medicaid expansion would be held March 18 and 19….  Read More >