Living with GERD

    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 ...

Running Injuries: Heat Therapy vs. Cold Therapy

  To ice? Or to heat? That is the question—especially when it comes to running. When you’ve got a running injury it can be tricky to know if you should ...

Boy or Girl? Wacky Pregnancy Myths About Gender

  Some couples want to know as soon as possible whether they’re having a boy or a girl. Ultrasounds can be used to detect your baby’s gender after 18 weeks ...

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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 ...

Other Health Topics

Tough Enough to Wear Pink Concert!

  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 [...]

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Finding a New Doctor

  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 [...]

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Understanding Pain Before Committing to Joint Replacement

    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 [...]

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Living with Arthritis? 3 Ways to Overcome The Depression That Often Comes With It

  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 [...]

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4 Not-So-Common Things To Do Before Getting Pregnant

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 [...]

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