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3 South Jordan siblings battling rare disease where food could kill them

South Jordan siblings suffer from a rare white blood cell disorder that makes eating a life or death proposition.

Prosecutor: Plant owner OK'd tainted peanut sales

Prosecutors are wrapping up their case against the owner of a Georgia peanut plant linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak, saying he knowingly approved shipments of tainted food "whatever the risk." Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Cookbook review: 'Good Cheap Eats' contains great recipes that can be made on a budget

"Good Cheap Eats" includes delicious recipes that can be made by cooks of almost any skill level and also allows the reader to stay within a small budget. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Work requirement may be key to selling Utah lawmakers on Medicaid expansion alternative

Utah lawmakers want to see what kind of deal Gov. Gary Herbert finally makes with the Obama administration over a work requirement in his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014

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US gives ambulances to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola

The United States donated five ambulances Wednesday to help Sierra Leone's fight against Ebola as the West African government acknowledged it can take up to 24 hours to pick up bodies in the... Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014

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Respiratory virus outbreak causing lots of sniffles in Utah

A respiratory sickness that is sweeping the nation hasn't been around much for more than five decades, and a local expert believes it is making up for that absence now. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014

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What you need to know about hand, foot and mouth disease

Dr. Nathan Bexfield from University of Utah Health Care discusses the ins and outs of hand, foot and mouth disease. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2014

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Veterans Watchdog: VA managers lied about delays

Managers at more than a dozen Veterans Affairs medical facilities lied to federal investigators about scheduling practices and other issues, the department's inspector general said Tuesday. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Study: More pilots testing positive for drugs

Tests of pilots killed in plane crashes over more than two decades show an increasing use of both legal and illegal drugs, including some that could impair flying, according to a study released... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Herbert reaches understanding 'conceptually' on Medicaid expansion

Gov. Gary Herbert said Tuesday there's now an understanding "conceptually" with the Obama administration over his push to include a work requirement in his proposed Healthy Utah alternative to... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Red Cross App puts 'power to save lives' in users' hands

A new app released by the American Red Cross Tuesday will put "the power to save lives in the palm of your hand," said Kimberly Houk, spokeswoman for the Red Cross Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Water skiing can create great memories

On a recent trip to Lake Powell, I was given the rare chance to go water skiing. As I skied, I was filled with memories of the many times I had done this before, and the many times I had watched my... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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4th US aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

A medical plane transporting the fourth American aid worker sickened with the Ebola virus landed in metro Atlanta on Tuesday morning, with the patient headed to Emory University Hospital, where two... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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New VA chief vows lessons from Phoenix problems

The Veterans Affairs Department has reached out to all veterans on official and unofficial waiting lists at the VA's troubled Phoenix medical center, where a whistleblower first exposed long delays... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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WHO adjusts conditions as staffers get Ebola

World Health Organization staff battling an Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone are working in larger quarters and no longer live with people from other agencies, after a scientist with the U.N. group... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Judge to sentence cancer patient in marijuana case

A judge will consider Tuesday whether to send a dying Iowa man to prison for a drug conviction that he says stemmed from his use of marijuana to treat terminal cancer. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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Severe respiratory illness that has sickened hundreds of kids may be in Utah

Hundreds of children in a dozen states, including Utah, may have been sickened by an uncommon virus. Primary Children's Hospital says it has seen an increase in numbers admitted to the hospital... Read more »

Sept. 8, 2014

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Ebola is surging in places it had been beaten back

Doctors Without Borders shuttered one of its Ebola treatment centers in Guinea in May. They thought the deadly virus was being contained there. Read more »

Sept. 8, 2014

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Nebraska doctors say Ebola patient making progress

The Nebraska doctors treating the man who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia said Sunday that he is making progress, but it's not yet clear if he will recover. Read more »

Sept. 7, 2014

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Boy in Spain with brain tumor being readied to fly

A British boy who has a severe brain tumor is being readied to travel from southern Spain for treatment in the Czech Republic's capital aboard a specially-prepared private jet, officials said late... Read more »

Sept. 7, 2014

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Monkey study: Ebola vaccine works, needs booster

New monkey studies show that one shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine can trigger fast protection, but the effect waned unless the animals got a booster shot made a different way. Read more »

Sept. 7, 2014

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After Toledo water scare, states ask EPA for help

Algae that turned Lake Erie green and produced toxins that fouled the tap water for 400,000 people in the Toledo area are becoming a big headache for those who keep drinking water safe even far... Read more »

Sept. 7, 2014

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NAMI Walk highlights issue of mental health

About 2,000 people participated in an event Saturday to raise money and awareness for mental health. The event was part of a national effort to raise awareness about mental health in society and... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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Sierra Leone to have lockdown amid Ebola crisis

Authorities are ordering people in Sierra Leone to stay inside their homes for three days later this month as part of an effort to stop the spread of Ebola, which has killed more than 2,000 people... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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Zeal, devotion guides volunteers to Ebola crisis

Working with Ebola patients in Liberia, American pediatrician Alan Jamison treated as many people as he could as the country slipped into chaos. Each day, more patients showed up at the hospital's... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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Pesticide drift is persistent problem for organic farmers

The cloud of insecticide that drifted from a neighbor's corn field onto the asparagus on Andrew and Melissa Dunham's central Iowa farm cast a shadow over their organic vegetable business. Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014

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