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Seniors health event Wednesday in Clearfield

CLEARFIELD — Davis County Health Department’s Senior Services and Clearfield Aquatic Center will celebrate the 22nd annual National Senior Health...


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Illinois couple welcomes their 100th grandchild

QUINCY, Ill. — A western Illinois couple recently celebrated the birth of their 100th grandchild. Leo and Ruth Zanger of Quincy have 53 grandchildren, 46...


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Vitamin may block some skin cancers

A cheap over-the-counter vitamin appears to reduce the recurrence of some common skin cancers associated with sun exposure, researchers reported last week....


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The exercise hangover cure

Beach season is right around the corner and you’re hustling to get your bottom into shape. Problem is, you started late, ramped up fast and now you’re...


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A preschooler suddenly goes mute, and it's not just shyness

Parents instinctively know the sound of their child’s voice, the voice that they alone can pick out of a cacophonous playground. When that voice suddenly goes...




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You may not have to drink that nasty liquid before your

There is general agreement that colonoscopies save lives. About 140,000 people will come down with colon or rectal cancers this year, according to the American...


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Fertility medicine bring babies — and tough decisions

Brenda Loblein never wanted to be in this position. She didn’t want to be faced with a decision about what to do with an extra embryo — a potential...


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Too many children taking too serious meds

A new study finds that 1.2 percent of American preschool children on Medicaid are using antidepressants, mood stabilizers, medications for attention-deficit...


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In time of drought, get water smart

Utahns are no strangers to droughts — they’ve been facing them for years. Utah is one of the driest states in the country, with much of its water...


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Meet the viola, the 'glue' of the orchestra

Among a plethora of random chit-chat items, a topic that pretty much always comes up (though really, I have no idea why, ) is the “Do you play any musical...


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