Handling Insensitive Comments About Your Child’s Mental Health Issues

  Every parent wants to protect her child from the mean, insensitive people in the world.   If you’re a parent of a child with mental health issues, you may ...

Life After Cancer

Cancer-free. You and your family may have been waiting months—or even years—to hear your doctor say those words. But what is life after cancer really like? Even when your doctor ...

Beating Cancer: How It Can Change Your Outlook on Life

You’ll never feel anything like beating cancer. You’re officially a survivor. As funny as it sounds, many cancer survivors conclude that getting cancer was one of the best things that ...

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Avoiding the Flu

Sometimes, we get sick. We go about our day, dealing with the ...

Simple Ways to Lower Your Cholesterol

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, one in six ...

Fashion, Crafts, Relationship Advice and Food! All at our Annual Women’s Forum

Each year our hospital is proud to host one of Brigham City’s ...

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Colorectal Cancer Awareness: Start Screening at 50

If you are age 50 or older and have not had a colorectal screening, please schedule one today. If everyone age 50 and older were screened for colon cancer regularly, as many at 60% of colon cancer deaths could be avoided. The risk of getting colorectal cancer increases with age with more than 90% of cases occurring in [...]

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What You Don’t Know (about Diabetes) CAN Hurt You!

The popular saying, “what you don’t know can’t hurt you” is relevant in many aspects of our lives, but when it comes to our health, the more we know, the better. Recently, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that while more than 20 percent of adults ages 45 and older are believed [...]

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Getting a “Leg Up” on Your Pain

It has happened to everyone at least a few times. You stand to walk, start to sit down, or move in the wrong way ….and all of a sudden, you don’t feel so great. Whether it is a crimp, a twinge or a twang, it is uncomfortable, but quick. For most of us, those little [...]

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Understanding Cholesterol

“You can’t have too much of a good thing,” the saying goes. But more often than not, you can. Sunshine is good, for example, until you get a sunburn. Then you want rain—until it floods. Too much of a good thing is usually just…too much. Remember Lucy and Ethel, trying to keep up with the chocolates [...]

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Time is Brain- Ask the Expert with Kristy Chambers, stroke coordinator

We discussed in other blogs how time is muscle when it comes to your heart and to continue with heart month topics we’re going to talk about… the brain? The causes and risk factors for heart attacks and strokes (or, “brain attacks”) are very similar.  It’s important to know the symptoms of a stroke so [...]

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