West Nile activity has been found in three Utah counties. Residents warned to take precautions.
Family and friends of a Murray girl who was involved in a roll-over car accident in Louisiana have rallied together and raising money to bring her home. Read more »
A government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research center near Washington made a startling discovery last week — decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in... Read more »
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A is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year. Read more »
Health officials in Ghana say a U.S. citizen is being tested for Ebola and remains in quarantine after he fell ill while in West Africa. Read more »
The ruling by U.S. District Judge Anita Brody in Philadelphia came about two weeks after the NFL agreed to remove a $675 million cap on damages. Brody had previously questioned whether that would... Read more »
No expenditure can hurl you toward financial ruin as quickly as medical bills. Read more »
They were dubbed the "forgotten souls" — the cremated remains of thousands of people who came through the doors of Oregon's state mental hospital, died there and whose ashes were abandoned... Read more »
The Children's Hearing Aid Pilot Program has outfitted 19 Utah children with free hearing aids. It is halfway through its probationary period and is seeking to help additional babies and children... Read more »
The Utah State Courts are working to implement veterans treatment courts in both 3rd District and 4th District courts. These courts will be similar to the other "problem-solving courts" already in... Read more »
A study in Nature says it may be possible to predict which teenagers will become binge drinkers and abuse alcohol. Read more »
Carolyn Ngbokoli doesn't remember the sound of her mother's voice. She was just 19 when her mom died, and no recordings were left. Read more »
In Portland, a good beekeeper needs good neighbors — lots of them. Read more »
Researchers at the University of Utah are hoping to increase the health of babies born to the state's African refugee population by offering proper prenatal care and instruction. Read more »
Nutrition and fitness experts offer tips on how to stay healthy during the summer vacation and travel season. Read more »
The search is on for a new chief executive officer at the Fourth Street Clinic, its third in 28 years of operation. Read more »
New research supports the American Heart Association's list of seven ways families can improve health and diminish risk of future heart problems and dementia, including Alzheimer's — the... Read more »
On a recent morning in London, Lara Thomson practiced spinning on benches, swinging from metal bars and balancing off raised ledges — all elements of a daredevil discipline known as "parkour." Read more »
Don't expect a massive wave of companies to stop paying for employees' contraceptives after this week's Supreme Court decision allowing some businesses to refuse to cover birth control. Read more »
It's not just a people problem: Growing rates of obesity in pets have led to the emergence of fat farms offering "pawlates," ''doga" and "Barko Polo," doggie versions of Pilates, yoga and Marco... Read more »
A onetime Army Ranger and former CEO of a Fortune 500 consumer products company, Robert McDonald may face his toughest challenge yet in fixing the huge, scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs Department. Read more »
Utah leads the US for skin cancer victims. Read more »
Scientists who reported that they'd found a startlingly simple way to make stem cells withdrew that claim Wednesday, admitting to "extensive" errors in the research. Read more »
Two swim programs in Utah offer self-rescue training for kids as young as 4 to 6 months old. Read more »
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West Nile activity has been found in four Utah counties. The Utah Department of Health is warning residents to take precautions. Read more »
A three-judge panel at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the Affordable Care Act cannot provide subsidies to millions enrolled under the federal health care exchange because the law,... Read more »
High blood pressure (Hypertension) affects more than 78 million Americans. Make sure you know the signs of high blood pressure now. Read more »
Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received. Read more »
Appeals courts issue contradictory rulings on health care law; White House says subsidies will continue
President Barack Obama's health care law is enmeshed in another big legal battle after two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other... Read more »
Legislative action on Gov. Gary Herbert's proposed alternative to Medicaid expansion could be pushed back until next year as a result of conflicting appeals court rulings on the Affordable Care Act... Read more »
Opponents of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling favoring religious freedom are distorting that decision's impact on women, critics allege. Read more »
For some American children, the struggles of adolescence are more serious than high school drama and hormones. Depression poses a serious health risk for a growing number of teens and should be... Read more »
President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered agency, saying that "systematic failures" must be addressed. Read more »
If family births are the most joyous occasions for almost all of us, family deaths are the polar opposite. Read more »
Individuals alone choose not to perform a push-up or sit-up. They take the elevator not the stairs. They are the makers of their schedule and stewards of their time and talents. They read or... Read more »
Rebecca Brown was 14 when she started taking selfies to document her struggle with trichotillomania — a disorder that leads to compulsive hair pulling. Now 21, she's created a video montage... Read more »
I’ll admit it. I’m a sucker for money psychology studies. And it’s not just because I write about money. On a sheer curiosity level, they’re fascinating. Read more »
The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases an annual report tracking how much time Americans spend, on average, on various daily activities. Read more »
A group of breast-feeding moms in Logan are taking a stand after one of them was asked by a school principal to cover up. Read more »
Community health centers stimulate economic growth in Utah communities, according to a recent economic impact analysis. Read more »
The Utah County Health Department, Utah Arthritis Program, and Mountainland Association of Governments are promoting "Living Well with Chronic Conditions," a six-class self-management series. Read more »
Does it surprise anyone to learn that demand for personal trainers goes up in the summer? Read more »
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