KC midwife opens Spanish-speaking maternity clinic

Local certified professional midwife Jana Johnston, a.k.a., “La Partera Juanita,” has opened La Clinica Materna La Bendicion (The Mothers Blessing Clinic in English), a non-profit clinic providing bilingual home-based midwifery medical care to low-risk pregnant women in Overland Park, Kansas.Located at Interstate Highway 35 and Antioch Road, the clinic is offering free prenatal appointments with […]

More Immigrants Will Come to the U.S. Under President Biden. That’s a Good Thing.

MIAMI — The restrictive policies of the Trump administration, combined with the coronavirus pandemic, have reduced migration to the United States to its lowest level in decades.However, there’s little doubt that more immigrants will start coming once Joe Biden becomes president. And that’s OK. The United States has a historic opportunity to regain its image […]

Johnson County Vaccine Update

The Johnson County Department of Health & Environment (JCDHE) has the following update regarding COVID-19 vaccines recently received: *Received 1,000 doses from Health Partnership Clinic (1/11/21)*Received 1,000 doses from KU Medical Center (1/12/21)*Will receive 3,900 does from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) on Thursday (1/14/21) JCDHE will conduct vaccination clinics this week with the […]