The effects of health conditions such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) are difficult to fully convey without personal stories — the stories of thousands who live in pain ...
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Over the course of a lifetime, one in eight women — our mothers, sisters, friends, coworkers and neighbors — will develop breast cancer. 85 % of these women diagnosed have NO family history of the disease. Despite the numbers, YOU have the power to reduce your odds. Thanks to screening mammography, people diagnosed [...]
These days, it’s not uncommon for people to switch doctors. Whether you’ve recently relocated to northern Utah, changed insurance carriers or were simply dissatisfied with your past physician, it’s important to take the time to find someone you feel comfortable with and who fits the criteria you have in mind. Once you find a [...]
If you’re a sports fan, you’re probably no stranger to seeing players get injured on the field or court. You might have grimaced when Golden State Warriors’ Brandon Rush busted his left knee during a game against the Memphis Grizzlies back in November 2012. Or maybe you groaned when Utah Jazz player Gordon Hayward was [...]
Arthritis can affect a person in ways that go far beyond joint stiffness and pain. You may experience a sense of loss—loss of the way you’re used to living without pain or mobility issues. Or perhaps you feel more frustrated than anything else—frustrated at the limitations arthritis has imposed on your life. In some [...]
You probably already know that if you’re thinking of having a baby, talking to your primary care physician or OBGYN is a good first step. But there are other things that you might not think about…until the last minute, if at all. Here are 4 things to do before getting pregnant that you may not [...]