Recent Articles by Wendy Leonard
Published: Saturday, November 21, 2015 5:17 pm MST
A couple hundred people gathered at the state capitol building on Saturday, to display various welcoming faiths and mental health or support groups, but also to "rally for love, equality, family and acceptance....
Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 5:49 pm MST
Utah lawmakers support further discussion on the matter of medical marijuana, and Utahns who might benefit are pushing for a quick decision.
Published: Sunday, November 15, 2015 4:00 pm MST
The Bhutanese refugee community in Utah is tightly knit. They look after each other, according to some of its members. But their numbers seem to be dwindling due to a lack of options in the health care industry...
Published: Thursday, November 12, 2015 7:52 pm MST
Intermountain Healthcare has opened a new clinic at LDS Hospital, specifically to treat patients with certain blood cancers.
Published: Thursday, November 12, 2015 5:52 pm MST
A partnership between Intermountain Healthcare and San Francisco-based Velano Vascular is investigating new technology that could limit unnecessary needle pokes for hospital patients.
Published: Sunday, November 8, 2015 4:28 pm MST
Three Christmas Box House locations in Utah provide safe places for children taken from their homes where there is abuse, abandonment or neglect. It accepts donations and volunteers year-round.
Published: Saturday, November 7, 2015 9:50 pm MST
A fire destroyed an old commercial building on Saturday and also impeded TRAX traffic in and out of downtown.
Published: Saturday, November 7, 2015 4:02 pm MST
Lone Peak Fire District dedicated a new emergency communication tower at Tibble Fork Reservoir in American Fork Canyon on Saturday. Cellular service is nonexistent at the popular recreation site, resulting in l...
Published: Thursday, November 5, 2015 7:48 pm MST
Alzheimer's disease can deplete brain function, but it can also ravage a person's wallet, according to a new report by the national Alzheimer's Association.
Published: Saturday, October 31, 2015 5:00 pm MDT
The federal marketplace for health care in Utah has lost one of its major players, but that's not stopping it from helping Utahns get and keep health insurance — some of them for the first time — we...