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MO: Cox Health Brain Lab Tragedy Update

February 18, 2012


Springfield, MO – The local Springfield News-Leader ran this story today regarding the legal aftermath of the Cox Health Brain Lab Overradiation scandal that rocked this community two years ago. Some 27 of 66 cases filed have been settled; the others are a work in progress. Naturally, no details have been released; a gag order […]

MISSOURI: CDC Investigates Fungal Infections

June 16, 2011


MISSOURI: Sarah Okeson from the Springfield News-Leader reported today that a team of investigators arrived in Springfield on Tuesday to investigate the cluster of fungal infections that has appeared in victims of the Joplin Tornado. Aggressive super fungus? Or poor hospital hygeine? We may never know…

MISSOURI: More Bad News at Cox Health

May 13, 2011


MISSOURI: The Springfield News-Leader finally went out and got themselves a real  live investigative reporter who hasn’t lived in town long enough to care about rocking the boat. Sarah Okeson has the whole town buzzing with this explosive piece about a patient suicide that occured in Cox Health’s psychiatric unit in December. The rub? The staff falsified records […]