Health Resources

Supporting your health and wellness

The keys to good health are lifestyle management and reducing your risk factors. Our wide variety of resources can help you get healthy and stay healthy.

Read on for information about our health and wellness classes and support groups, online tools and resources, and our health newsletters.


Classes and Support Groups

Leticea's Turning Poing patient storyKnowledge is power when it comes to your health. Our classes and support groups can help you:

  • Find ways to lead a healthier life
  • Learn more about a disease or condition
  • Discover resources for the support you may need along the way

The University of Kansas Hospital offers wellness programs, screenings and support groups to help you take control of your health. Register online.

Turning Point: The Center for Hope and Healingoffers additional classes and resources for those living with serious or chronic illness and their families. Learn more about the programs available through Turning Point.


Tools and Resources

The University of Kansas Hospital health tools

Search our health library to learn about conditions and illnesses, use interactive tools to help manage your health and determine health and health-risk indicators such as body weight and diabetes. Browse our healthy living tips to read wellness articles, recipes and quizzes. Learn about Turning Point, whose mission is to empower and transform the mind, body, and spirit of individuals, families, and friends living with serious or chronic physical illness.


Health Newsletters

Subscribe to our health-focused magazine or electronic newsletters for health and wellness information from experts at The University of Kansas Hospital.

  • Good Medicine

    BeWell Magazine Winter 2013 Good Medicine magazine is published three times a year for community members, donors and friends of The University of Kansas Hospital. In Good Medicine, you'll find stories about our patients, innovative treatments, fundraising events and giving opportunities. Lean more about charitable giving to support patient care and treatment at The University of Kansas Hospital.


    Good Medicine Connection brings inspiring patient stories and upcoming events to your inbox beginning January 2014.

  • E-newsletters

    BeWell Connection newsletterSubscribe to one of our electronic newsletters to receive health and wellness resources conveniently delivered to your inbox.

    BeWell Connection
    Monthly health tips, recipes and great information for general wellness.

    Good Medicine Connection
    Inspiring patient stories, information about innovative medical treatments plus upcoming events and fundraising activities sent to your inbox three times a year.

    Your Healthy Heart Connection
    Quarterly update on the latest information for living a heart-healthy life with a special focus on issues affecting women's heart health.

    In the Game
    In the Game is our sports medicine e-newsletter for coaches, parents and youth athletes. Subscribe to In the Game on our Sports Medicine Resources page.


Physician Spotlight


Timothy Stepp, MD

Clinical Focus
Neurosurgery

Online Health Library