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Study links dementia risk, TV habits

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It turns out that too much TV might damage your brain and also raise the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease — and that the effects could show up much sooner than previously believed,...

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Medicare and Medicaid mark a milestone

Only weeks after Obamacare survived a Supreme Court challenge, Medicare and Medicaid mark a significant milestone: July 30 will be the 50th anniversary of the law...


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Study links dementia risk, TV habits

It turns out that too much TV might damage your brain and also raise the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease — and that the effects could show up...


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Taking a statin after age 40 seems like a good bet, says study

If you’re over the age of 40, taking a statin on a daily basis to prevent heart disease may be cost effective and worth the very small risk of side effects....


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Head lice: every parent's nightmare

Head lice – it’s every parent’s nightmare. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reports an estimated six to 12 million infestations occur each...


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Health challenges inspire Miss Rodeo Utah 2015

OGDEN — One thing a lot of rodeo fans reported noticing last week at the Ogden Pioneer Days rodeo was the level of nice Miss Rodeo Utah 2015 has achieved....




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Davis Breastfeeding Coalition schedules 'Big Latch On'

KAYSVILLE — To celebrate World Breastfeeding Month, the Davis County Breastfeeding Coalition is hosting a ‘Big Latch On’ event 9 a.m. to noon...


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A girlfriend's guide to a bad situation

When Andrea Hutton got a diagnosis of breast cancer in 2009, she was frustrated by the lack of personal information available. “I wanted to know what...


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Alzheimer's Walk an opportunity to learn and help

NORTH OGDEN — It is hell losing someone you love, especially when their mind is gone, but they are still alive. That’s how Kimberlee Shaw...


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Study: Mixing antidepressants, painkillers may be tied to

If the Food and Drug Administration warning last week wasn’t enough to make you think twice before popping that ibuprofen so liberally for every ache and pain...


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Restaurant meals may be as full of fat, calories, and

Sitting down for a leisurely dinner at a full-service restaurant may sound like a healthier choice than grabbing a burger and fries at a drive-through. But is it...


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