“PURPLE” Baby Caps Educate New Parents and Prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome

      Volunteer knitters at Brigham City Community Hospital have been knitting purple colored baby caps all summer to help raise awareness and prevent the shaking and abuse of ...

5 Ways to Deal with Picky Eaters in Your Family

    When your child is a picky eater it can be frustrating. You don’t want his 100% organic aunt to send him home because she can’t feed him, and ...

Prescription Drug Abuse – The Difference Between Addiction and Dependance

  Do you ever worry about a loved one or friend who’s taking prescription painkillers? Doctors prescribe them regularly for chronic pain, headaches, back spasms, and post-surgical recovery. So, if ...

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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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Pink Truck Pulls for Lemons?

Ladies: It’s October (National Breast Cancer Awareness Month) and this is a great time to pass on a reminder to get your “lemons” squeezed. What do lemons have to do with breast cancer awareness? This website uses the fruit as a visual stand-in for breasts as part of the Worldwide Breast Cancer educational effort. It tastefully [...]

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Dealing with Common Questions about Your Preterm Baby

      Babies have their own agendas—like coming into the world on their own schedule. Sometimes, they come earlier than expected, leading to lower birth weight and other health issues that stem from not having enough time to fully develop.   About 500,000 babies each are born premature—meaning they’re born before 37 weeks, according to [...]

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Fashion, Home Design, Finance Among Topics at this year’s Women’s Forum

    The 20th Annual Women’s Forum “Women in the Year 2014” will be held Saturday, November 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Utah State University Brigham City Regional 195 West 1100 South, Milton P. Miller Bldg., Brigham City, UT Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program at 9:00 a.m., with a [...]

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What You Need to Know About Enterovirus or EV-D68

You may be aware that an increasing number of children in several U.S. states have been diagnosed with Enterovirus D68.  Following are some facts and information that can help you to understand why this virus is gaining national attention and how to reduce your child’s risk of contracting it. Enteroviruses are quite common, as there [...]

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How to Deal with Bullying

    When it comes to bullying, it’s no secret that kids can be pretty mean. No parent wants to see their child’s health suffer because of another kid…Yes, your child’s health can suffer. Kids who are bullied are at higher risk for chronic inflammation that can develop into heart disease, says a May 2014 [...]

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