Recent Articles by Wendy Leonard
Published: Sunday, May 19, 2013 10:46 am MDT
The growing prevalence of Alzheimer's disease might be slowed if more people addressed symptoms of mild cognitive decline with a health care professional early on.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 5:54 pm MDT
Utah's legislative Health Reform Task Force discusses complicated terms and processes mandated by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, which will continue to swing into effect throughout the year.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Even though laws prohibit it, children and teens in Utah have access to and are using electronic cigarettes, and some state lawmakers intend to change that.
Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 5:01 pm MDT
Utah lawmakers intend to pursue legislation that would regulate the sale and marketing of electronic cigarettes to children and teens.
Published: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 5:33 pm MDT
Genetic testing can result in a reduced risk of breast cancer, and movie star Angelina Jolie is helping increase awareness of the prevalent disease, following her announcement of a double mastectomy.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 9:36 pm MDT
Police identify young girl killed in ATV accident Sunday in Tooele and are also awaiting results of blood-alcohol testing of the vehicle's driver.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 4:43 pm MDT
An LDS meetinghouse in Magna was damaged by a fire set by three juveniles who broke into the building late Sunday.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 4:40 pm MDT
A Cottonwood Heights man was ordered to spend at least 15 years in prison after killing his wife years ago.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 4:29 pm MDT
The Davis County Health Department has announced an outbreak of pertussis at Viewmont High School.
Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013 4:48 pm MDT
Utah leads the nation in the speed at which stroke patients are treated. Timing is critical in the treatment of stroke, as more brain cells die with each passing second.