The American Cancer Society notes that detecting breast cancer early can lead to better outcomes, but current methods to detect cancer at its earliest stages can be invasive, uncomfortable and inaccurate. This is why a pair of researchers from Missouri University of Science and Technology and Phelps Health are teaming up to develop a urine test to determine whether a patient may be at increased risk of having breast cancer.
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In honor of those we care about and to celebrate life, the Phelps Health Foundation will hold a Butterfly Release Celebration on Saturday, June 13 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Huffman's Flowers of the Field Garden Center in St. James.
The Phelps/Maries County Health Department has been notified of its fourth confirmed case of COVID-19 in Phelps County. The individual is currently isolated at home.
Individuals interested in earning credentials in specialized fields to give them an advantage in the workforce now have dozens of opportunities this summer through Missouri University of Science and Technology’s College of Engineering and Computing.
Phelps Health will begin offering serology antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, to the community on Tuesday, May 26.