Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to deaths
Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease and will begin chemotherapy for what doctors called a "very treatable and potentially curable" form of cancer. Read more »
In the latest religious challenge to the federal health care law, faith-based organizations that object to covering birth control in their employee health plans argued in federal appeals court... Read more »
n is testing a new telemedicine service that lets patients see a doctor without leaving home or visiting any of the drugstore chain's clinics. Read more »
The U.S. Census notes that there are more than 77 million American baby boomers. If you're a recent boomer, check out some of the following tips to help you cut costs and save more money, so you... Read more »
A Kansas airman accused of aggravated assault for exposing multiple sex partners to HIV at swinger parties in Wichita will have his appeal heard this week before the nation's highest military court. Read more »
Chaplains and ministers are among those who promote spiritual healing at Utah's hospitals. Read more »
Another Sierra Leonean doctor has died from Ebola, the 10th to succumb to the disease, in what the country's chief medical officer on Sunday called a shocking trend. Read more »
Advances in technology present sports enthusiasts with plenty of options to train better and smarter. Read more »
Acid reflux is responsible for the sore throat President Barack Obama has complained about for the past couple of weeks, the White House said Saturday, shortly after the president returned from... Read more »
House Republicans are making a final push this month to give schools a temporary break from healthier school meal standards. Read more »
The Utah-Southern Idaho Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is marking its 60th anniversary this weekend. Read more »
Believing in fate, or that everything happens for a reason, is part of a universal human need to find purpose in a chaotic world, a recent study found. Read more »
Faith and community leaders stood in support of Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah plan Thursday as he revealed its tenets to members of the Utah Legislature. Read more »
New research shows staring at mobile devices for extended periods can lead to a condition dubbed "text neck." Read more »
The flu vaccine may not be very effective this winter, according to U.S. health officials who worry this may lead to more serious illnesses and deaths. Read more »
Dr. Michael Mawanda saw some disturbing behaviors when he was in Sierra Leone helping fight the Ebola epidemic, including relatives removing patients from the hospital where he worked. Read more »
Though it may sound like one, this is no joke: Two miniature horses trotted into a hospital. Read more »
A busy, health-conscious family trying to stay on budget finds some help in a revolutionary, Utah-born invention. Read more »
On the heels of proposed prison reforms by the Utah Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice, stakeholders met on Wednesday to discuss avenues to get incarcerated Utahns the mental and medical... Read more »
Two of the three women on the Supreme Court vigorously questioned a UPS lawyer Wednesday over the company's refusal to give lighter duty to a pregnant worker, a closely watched case with... Read more »
Surgeries are a proactive way of treating the brain before seizures wreak too much havoc. Read more »
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... Read more »
A Utah State University Eastern nursing instructor recently received the Breakthrough Leaders in Nursing award from the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, a joint initiative of AARP and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Read more »
The New York City mayor wants to spend $130 million over four years to overhaul how the nation's most populous city deals with mentally ill and drug-addicted suspects, diverting many to treatment... Read more »
Older couples whose marriages are not very happy have greater risk of heart trouble. And that's particularly true for the wife, according to Michigan State University research. Read more »
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Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states. Read more »
Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin has an aneurysm and will be sidelined indefinitely while doctors decide how to treat it. Read more »
Utah lawmakers recommend lowest-cost solution to Medicaid expansion, insuring only the 'most vulnerable'
After nearly two years of discussion, the Utah Health Reform Task Force voted to recommend two options of Medicaid expansion, not including the governor's Healthy Utah plan. Read more »
Calling it the biggest disappointment of his career, Gov. Peter Shumlin said Wednesday he was abandoning plans to make Vermont the first state in the country with a universal, publicly funded... Read more »
Dr. Andrew Tyser from University of Utah Health Care answers questions about carpal tunnel Read more »
A caretaker arrested for investigation of neglecting two disabled adults under her care told police she hadn't changed their diapers "because she was having a very bad day," according to a Salt... Read more »
The worst Ebola outbreak on record has now killed more than 7,000 people, with many of the latest deaths reported in Sierra Leone, the World Health Organization said as United Nations... Read more »
Patients at Primary Children's Hospital received a gift Thursday that should keep giving throughout their stays. Read more »
Health officials are celebrating some important victories in 2014, and Time magazine even named Ebola fighters the persons of the year. Nevertheless, this was a black-eye year for public health. Read more »
Trying to head off a new round of consumer headaches with President Barack Obama's health care law, the insurance industry said Tuesday it will give customers more time to pay their premiums for... Read more »
When juvenile offenders appear before Fifth Judicial Circuit Judge Scott Myren, he tries to get them help they need in the northern communities he presides over. It's not always an easy process. Read more »
Health workers manned polling stations across Liberia on Saturday as voters cast their ballots in a twice-delayed Senate election that has been criticized for its potential to spread the deadly... Read more »
Health officials say the flu is now hitting hard in parts of the country, especially the South and Midwest. Read more »
Intermountain Healthcare has announced a $200,000 grant to United Way of Salt Lake and its 10 collaborative partners to provide oral health care in underserved communities. Read more »
Have you picked a side yet? If not, you'd better think fast, because the battle lines are being drawn and they cut right down the dinner table. Read more »
Takeout and frozen meals may be fast and convenient, but they aren't necessarily the best choice for your wallet or your waistline. So how can you take the pain out of bringing a healthy and... Read more »
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