National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

The number of people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s is growing – and growing fast. A recent report states that, in 2021, an estimated 6.2 million people aged 65 and older are living with dementia in 2021 — and Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60-80% of dementia cases. It’s predicted that without a cure, the…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October Blog Breast Cancer Awareness Month   The entire month of October is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness and here at KC Primary Care, we want you to be educated on what breast cancer is, the early signs, ways to prevent it, and ways to honor those who have survived and fallen from breast cancer…

Kansas City Family Care: Heart Disease & COVID-19 Facts

COVID-19 has changed all aspects of our lives – our schedules, our surroundings and our diet and exercise. Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and often starts with unhealthy habits. Unfortunately, the pandemic isn’t predicted to improve these numbers. Keep reading for facts and statistics about heart disease during COVID-19.

Mental Health Screening – What You Need To Know

As the holidays draw closer and the weather changes, many find this time of year a challenging time for mental health. The lack of sunshine, colder temperatures, the pressure to be with family, holiday events and projects adding more to your plate and end-of-year deadlines looming at work all contribute to debilitating stress and emotions. …

8 Tips to Stay Healthy This Fall

8 Tips to Stay Healthy this Fall The transition from summer to fall can be challenging for many reasons: a change in weather, time and activities can be a difficult adjustment for some. Check out these tips that KC Primary Care suggests for a healthier and smoother fall. Take a Vitamin D Supplement The change...

How The Delta Variant Is Affecting Kansas City

As cases of the Delta variant increase in the area, many Kansas Citians are questioning what this means for their day-to-day lives: mask mandates, their health, traveling and many more inquiries. KC Primary Care knows how important COVID tests are and how urgently results are needed/wanted. When you are a member of KC Primary Care,…