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HPV vaccination rates increase among Utan teens

A higher share of Utah teens are getting vaccinated against HPV than ever before, but most adolescents are still not getting the vaccine, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control... Read more »

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Resolutions on Medicaid expansion, prison relocation are weeks, maybe months away

By the end of the week, two of the biggest issues facing the state were supposed to be resolved. But state leaders are going to miss their self-imposed deadlines by weeks if not months. Read more »

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Who qualifies for weight loss surgery?

Do you think that you qualify for weight loss surgery? Dr. Anna Ibele helps explain who qualifies for weight loss surgery and some important aspects to consider before choosing the surgical option. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Salt Lake protesters take their message to Planned Parenthood

Protesters carrying signs against abortion gathered outside a Planned Parenthood Association of Utah office Tuesday afternoon to call on government officials to strip funding from the reproductive... Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Driving with only one shoe on

You’re likely asking yourself; why in the world would I drive with only one shoe on? The answer is: a simple but noticeable change in your routine can help you remember your precious baby in... Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Revolutionary technique for fixing brain aneurysms

Shelley Brunson may have never known she had a brain aneurysm if it hadn't been for the herniated disc in her neck and her chronic sinusitis. The string of painful ailments that wreaked havoc on... Read more »

July 22, 2015

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'Conceptual framework' on Medicaid expansion announced

Just days after House Republicans heard a woman who had lobbied them for Medicaid expansion died after not getting the care she needed, state leaders have announced a "conceptual framework" on a... Read more »

July 17, 2015

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Details not available as state leaders continue to hash out Medicaid expansion plan

The plan being discussed by the state's top lawmakers to cover Utah's uninsured is anticipated to be "better than" previously presented plans, including Healthy Utah and Utah Cares. Read more »

July 16, 2015

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Is there a genetic link to diabetes?

Talking with an expert about Diabetes and whether or not it can be genetic. Read more »

July 15, 2015

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5 tips on how to make working out with your spouse actually work out

My husband and I recently began exercising together. Many couples have found that working out together just doesn't work. I am here to say that it can work. Here are five tips on how to make... Read more »

July 14, 2015

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Salt Lake County breaks ground for new West Jordan health center

Construction for a long-awaited facility to expand Salt Lake County's public health services to the valley's southwest residents officially broke ground Tuesday. Read more »

July 14, 2015

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How to keep your dream vacation from becoming a nightmare

A vacation is supposed to be a stress-free oasis from the daily grind, a chance to kick up your feet on the beach or explore a new part of the world while your email shoots out auto-responses back... Read more »

July 8, 2015

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My view: Medicaid expansion is not best option for a healthy Utah

This summer, our state lawmakers will choose whether to derail Utah’s fiscal stability for years to come. They have to decide if Utah will expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Read more »

July 8, 2015

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Richard Davis: Time to fix Obamacare rather than fight it in court

Obamacare is far from perfect. It was cobbled together badly. Implementation has been problematic. Now that the legal battles over Obamacare are over, the president and the Congress should work... Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Obama health care law survives second Supreme Court fight

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The Supreme Court sent a clear message Thursday that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay, rejecting a major challenge that would have imperiled the landmark law and health... Read more »

June 25, 2015

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'No more red herrings' for Medicaid expansion in Utah?

The U.S. Supreme Court ruling Thursday upholding a key element of President Barack Obama's signature health care law also removed what may be the last hurdle for coming to an agreement on Medicaid... Read more »

June 25, 2015

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What do tanning beds and tobacco have in common?

Dr. Glen Bowen explains the dangers of tanning beds in this video from University of Utah Health Care. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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The differences between a chemical peel and microdermabrasion

Thinking about having microdermabrasion? In this Ask An Expert video Master Esthetician Halley Spitzer explains what the procedure entails, and how it differs from a chemical peel. Read more »

June 10, 2015

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Preventative measures key to improving S.L. County's social health, officials say

The Building Healthy Communities Conference focused on bringing members of the public and private sectors together to learn about successful programs and strategies being implemented to improve the... Read more »

June 3, 2015

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Medicaid expansion in Utah still under (tight-lipped) negotiations

Utah lawmakers continue to work on a plan to cover the state's uninsured but don't anticipate striking any kind of deal before August. Read more »

May 28, 2015

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Telestroke brings experts to you Jetson-style

Crumpled on the floor of his Tooele bathroom, Larry screamed for help. At least, he thought he was screaming. In truth, no words came out. The 58-year-old was having a stroke, and the clock was his... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Computer scientists, clinicians collaborate at autism conference

Medical professionals and computer scientists from more than 40 countries are showcasing their work at the 11th annual International Meeting for Autism Research at the Grand America Hotel this... Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Can your hairdresser save your life?

Your hairdresser could save you from more than just a bad hair day. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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One man's two wheeled fight against cancer

It doesn't exactly sound like a ringing endorsement for Jeff Warren's favorite sport: "Cycling is a lot like cancer," said Warren, who was diagnosed with stage IV head and neck cancer the day... Read more »

May 6, 2015

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Self breast exams, and why women should be doing them

Kelly was an otherwise healthy 31-year-old woman in 2013 when she discovered a mysterious lump in her right breast. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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