If you’re still shocked by comedian Robin Williams’ death, you’re probably not alone. Many of his fans and Hollywood colleagues have taken to the media to ask how ...
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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 every single day. Personal stories such as these, which can be found on the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders website, remind us that suffering isn’t [...]
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 use hot or cold therapy. While we might not provide instruction as eloquently as Mr. Shakespeare himself, we can provide instruction that’s a little more [...]
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 gestation, says the American Pregnancy Association. But some parents-to-be find it hard to wait that long. So, they use other tricks to guess their baby’s [...]
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 [...]