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Dr. Oz: We will not be silenced

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NEW YORK — Vowing that “we will not be silenced,” television’s Dr. Oz is fighting back against critics who are trying to get him removed from a faculty position at Columbia...

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Americans are drinking more heavily, especially women

Whether quaffing artisanal cocktails at hipster bars or knocking back no-name beers on the couch, more Americans are drinking heavily – and engaging in...


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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria...


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Indiana HIV outbreak, hepatitis C epidemic sparks CDC alert

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana county is experiencing nearly daily increases in new HIV infections tied to intravenous drug use, and health officials hope the...


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Dr. Oz: We will not be silenced

NEW YORK — Vowing that “we will not be silenced,” television’s Dr. Oz is fighting back against critics who are trying to get him removed...


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Opioid overdoses still rising in Utah despite successes

Recent efforts nationally to curb prescription opioid overdoses are having some success, but for various reasons, they’re not making a dent in the problem in...




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Meet the woman who blogs about the stigma of herpes

WASHINGTON — Seven months after Ella Dawson says she was diagnosed with genital herpes, she remembers a young man at a college party offering her a sip of his...


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Moesinger named doctor of the year

OGDEN — Dr. Robert L. Moesinger describes medicine as such as fast-changing field, one has to have their running shoes on to keep up. The retired Ogden...


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Vitiligo more than a skin-deep disease

Vitiligo affects the skin, but it’s not just skin deep. It’s also an autoimmune disease that can have an impact on a person’s emotional and...


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Health department celebrates 10 years

The Weber-Morgan Health Department’s offices moved to the corner of 23rd and Adams St. in downtown Ogden 10 years ago. Before that time residents had to drive...


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Stop and vote on PhotoVoice project

OGDEN – Residents now have an opportunity to say how they feel about the health of their community. The Weber-Morgan Health Department and Weber State...


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Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria...