Robin Williams’ Death Begs Discussion of Signs of Depression in Men

    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 ...

What Not to Say to Someone Who has had a Miscarriage

        We call it “miscarriage,” but that word only captures the clinical aspect of what’s going on. When you think about it, it’s the death of a ...

How Much Water Should You Drink?

    Are you drinking enough water? Chances are, the answer is no, especially with so many other tempting choices—like juice, iced tea and soda. But how much water is ...

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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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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 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 [...]

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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 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 [...]

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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 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 [...]

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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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