September 26, 2019

“NIH study suggests higher air pollution exposure during second pregnancy may increase preterm birth risk”

“Pregnant women who are exposed to higher air pollution levels during their second pregnancy, compared to their first one, may be at greater risk of preterm […]
September 19, 2019

“Mayo Clinic expert addresses vaping concerns”

“ROCHESTER, Minn. — With possible vaping-related deaths dominating news headlines, there is an increased concern on its effects and associated lung illnesses. Health officials are worried […]
September 10, 2019

InterMountain is pleased to welcome Dr. Scott Christensen. Now accepting new patients.

Dr. Scott Christensen completed his undergraduate studies at Utah State University in 2003. He then attended the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland […]
August 21, 2019

“Sports physicals, injury prevention and training – what you need to know”

“by Jessica Brewer and Joe DeLeo, LMH Health” “With the school year right around the corner, many student-athletes preparing for the upcoming season and are required […]
March 21, 2019

When It Comes to Sugar, There Really Is Too Much of a Good Thing

“When it comes to sugar, it is possible to get too much of a good thing. The average American eats 100 pounds of the sweet stuff […]
July 6, 2018
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Diabetes and Endurance Sports

“Regular, moderate exercise can help prevent Type 2 diabetes and reduce or slow complications from Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes. But what about more intense […]
March 29, 2017

Youth with type 2 diabetes develop complications more often than type 1 peers

“Teens and young adults with type 2 diabetes develop kidney, nerve, and eye diseases – as well as some risk factors for heart disease – more […]
January 18, 2017

Native Americans with diabetes

Native Americans with diabetes “Kidney disease in Native Americans with diabetes” “Remarkable progress made reducing kidney failure from diabetes in Native American populations” “Federal data show […]