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 […]
August 14, 2019

“Study finds link between long-term exposure to air pollution and emphysema”

“Findings might explain why some people who never smoked develop lung disease.“ “Long-term exposure to air pollution was linked to increases in emphysema between 2000 and […]
June 11, 2019
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“Sleeping with artificial light at night associated with weight gain in women”

“Eliminating light while sleeping could reduce obesity. “ “Sleeping with a television or light on in the room may be a risk factor for gaining weight […]
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 […]
January 15, 2019

“Senior health: How to prevent and detect malnutrition”

“Malnutrition is a serious senior health issue. Know the warning signs and how to help an older loved one avoid poor nutrition.” “By Mayo Clinic Staff […]
December 20, 2017

Give the Gift of Good Health

By Aynsley Anderson Sosinski, Lawrence Memorial Hospital “If you’re struggling to find a perfect gift for the hard-to-shop-for people on your holiday shopping list, consider something […]
November 28, 2017
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Eating a handful of nuts twice a week can slash the risk of heart disease

“Eating a handful of nuts a couple of times a week can cut the risk of heart disease by almost a quarter, research has shown.” “A […]
October 2, 2017

The Hungry and Overweight Paradox

“The reality is that hunger and being overweight are linked and it affects millions of children and adults, and this paradox threatens the health of our […]