Recent Articles by Ed Yeates
Published: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 10:55 am MST
Research on the cardiovascular effects of even moderate pollution is so robust now, it's hard to ignore. In addition to heart and lung problems, pollution is now linked to mortality rates from high blood pressu...
Published: Monday, January 5, 2015 2:27 pm MST
Athletes know all about creatine. It's been used for decades to improve performance in competitions. But what about increasing this natural amino acid in the brain? Could it treat depression?
Published: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 3:24 pm MST
Electrical stimulation of the brain continues producing amazing turnarounds for people with neurological diseases. For a 35-year-old woman from Boise, who used to suffer from the sometimes immobilizing symptoms...
Published: Thursday, September 18, 2014 6:31 pm MDT
It appears dogs and humans are much more alike genetically than was originally believed, and what's saving their lives could save human lives as well.
Published: Thursday, September 4, 2014 12:52 pm MDT
Five years ago, Danny and Emily Kooyman's son died in their arms only 41 days after birth. They knew if they had more children the same thing could happen again. But this summer, a miracle in its own right unfo...
Published: Thursday, June 19, 2014 6:16 pm MDT
Dentists now have a new revolutionary way to correct gum recession with no cutting or stitches, and virtually no downtime.
Published: Tuesday, December 10, 2013 5:46 pm MST
Geologists at BYU have discovered what may have been the world's largest supervolcano, which collapsed and exploded in western Utah.
Published: Thursday, August 8, 2013 10:01 pm MDT
Utah doctors are using a new tracking technology to precisely target and kill prostate cancer, and it’s completely noninvasive.
Published: Friday, May 24, 2013 9:01 am MDT
A new revolutionary treatment is changing the face of the devastating disease cystic fibrosis. A drug recently approved by the FDA called Kalydeco appears to be holding the disease at bay.
Published: Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am MDT
A new revolutionary treatment is changing the face of the devastating disease known as cystic fibrosis.