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How writer Pat Conroy changed his lifestyle and found health

PORT ROYAL, S.C. — Three years ago, life caught up with the novelist Pat Conroy. After decades of eating and drinking pretty much whatever he wanted, the...


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Getting your child’s mindset ready for school

‘Tis the season for back-to-school preparation. As summer draws to a close, parents and students are registering for classes, learning who their teachers will...


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The plight of middle managers: Exploitation, domination and

It’s no wonder why middle managers are so often the punchline of work-related jokes. Sandwiched between bosses who sometimes overlook them and junior staff...


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Sweat: It's what makes athletes cool

“No sweat, no glory.” “Sweat is fat crying.” “Good things come to those who sweat.” These are popular mottos among the...


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Stanford program seeks to save emergency room doctors from

PALO ALTO, Calif. — It was just before noon on a recent Friday when Greg Gilbert, an emergency room physician at Stanford Hospital, made it home from another...




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Orem woman evolves into caretaker role for husband

PROVO — Eighteen years ago, Filomena and Jay Bown met on a dance floor. “It was a beautiful western waltz,” Filomena recalled of the moment....


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Is Utah's air safe right now? 3 ways to protect yourself

If all the haze in the Top of Utah right now is making you afraid to go outside, you have good reason to fear.  Much of the state’s current air...


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Q&A: What you need to know about new female libido pill

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials on Tuesday approved the first-ever prescription drug intended to treat women suffering from a lack of sexual desire,...


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Raising the 'barre' on fitness

This isn’t the kind of ballet class your 10-year-old self remembers. Oh, there are pliés and relevés at the infamous barre, all right, but...


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Researchers use social media to detect foodborne illness

One of the biggest hurdles to halting foodborne illness outbreaks is spotting the source of the problem — and spotting it quickly. More often than not, by the...


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LDS Church releases addiction recovery video series

SALT LAKE CITY — September is National Addiction Recovery Month, and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a video series to spread...


Hope Community Clinic serving homeless in new Ogden shelter

OGDEN —Abigayl Loving jumped up and down Monday outside a new health clinic at the Lantern House Homeless Shelter at 269 W 33rd Street. Abigayl, 8, had...