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House OKs bipartisan Medicare doctor bill; fate up to Senate

In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill on Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving Congress closer to resolving a problem that has plagued it... Read more »

March 26, 2015

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Meetings to resolve Medicaid expansion will be closed, governor's office says

Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to start meeting in early April with legislative leaders to hammer out an agreement on his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion, but their discussions will... Read more »

March 25, 2015

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How LASIK works

Is LASIK right for you? Ophthalmologist, Dr. Mark Mifflin discusses common questions and concerns regarding LASIK surgery. Read more »

March 18, 2015

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How to treat a jammed finger

Jammed fingers, it seems like everyone's had one. Dr. Andrew Tyser discusses jammed fingers and proper ways to treat one. Read more »

March 11, 2015

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What you need to know about the final week of legislative session

Lawmakers faced three major issues at the start of the 2015 Legislature that have yet to be resolved — Medicaid expansion, religious liberty and anti-discrimination projections and a gas tax... Read more »

March 9, 2015

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House passes GOP's alternative health plan after contentious debate

After a contentious debate Friday, the House passed Utah Cares, the GOP leadership's counter to Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion. Read more »

March 6, 2015

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Bariatric Surgery, shedding pounds and fighting Type 2 Diabetes

Sometimes weight loss can't be achieved through dieting and exercise. Thankfully, bariatric surgery is available under the right circumstances. Read more »

March 4, 2015

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House Speaker Greg Hughes kills hopes for Healthy Utah plan

Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah plan for Medicaid expansion already passed the Senate, but House Speaker Greg Hughes said it won't get a hearing in the House. Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015

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140K Utahns pick health plans on federal website

Federal officials say more than 140,000 Utah residents enrolled in health insurance plans through the government-run online marketplace before Sunday's deadline. Read more »

Feb. 18, 2015

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Can you really die of a broken heart?

Dr. John Ryan discusses how an emotionally broken heart affects physical health. Read more »

Feb. 18, 2015

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How laser hair removal works

Learn more about laser hair removal from expert Halley Spitzer. Read more »

Feb. 11, 2015

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Taking the scare factor out of cervical cancer

Cervical cancer does not have to cause fear and anxiety if you take steps to prevent it. Read more »

Feb. 10, 2015

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Utah lawmakers to weigh competing Medicaid plans

How much money is the state able and willing to spend to help thousands of Utah's uninsured poor get health coverage? Read more »

Feb. 7, 2015

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ACL risk: Lower your chances of a dreaded ligament tear

ACL injuries can cost you a full year of participation in your sport but there are certain things that can be done to prevent them. Read more »

Feb. 4, 2015

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Medical staff, EMS agencies honored for lifesaving heart attack treatments

Intermountain Medical Center staff, along with EMS personnel from six agencies, were honored on Thursday a medical milestone: Every heart attack patient transported and treated in the past three... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Is the Internet making you think you're seriously ill?

Dr. Pippett discusses the do's and don'ts of researching illness symptoms online. Read more »

Jan. 28, 2015

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What should I do about my back pain?

Back pain varies so it is important to know which symptoms you need to pay attention to. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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How to keep a youthful appearance

Dr. Daniel Ward for University of Utah Healthcare explains a few things to do to avoid signs of aging. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Prevent back pain with these exercises

Dr. Mike Henrie from University of Utah Health Care discusses exercises that could help reduce your back pain. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2015

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Acne: Setting the Record Straight

Doctor Erika Summers a a dermatologist with University of Utah Health Care, answers questions about acne in an effort to set the record straight. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015

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What to expect from the Affordable Care Act in 2015

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The next year will bring with it a new set of complications related to the employer and individual health insurance mandates. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2015

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Officials suggest possibility of reforming military health care system

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Top military and health officials are weighing potential changes to the military health care system. Read more »

Dec. 27, 2014

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Find the right team for pain management

Dec. 23, 2014

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Massachusetts doctors have to provide end-of-life counseling

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Under a law that just took effect, the doctors of terminally ill patients are required to offer end-of-life counseling. Read more »

Dec. 21, 2014

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Know the signs of carpal tunnel

Dr. Andrew Tyser from University of Utah Health Care answers questions about carpal tunnel Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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