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People have more muscles than most of us realize

I saw a 5-year-old the other day for a checkup. After I gave him a high-five, I asked if he had any questions. Most kids ask whether they need a shot or a blood...


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Raising joyful readers: It's a family affair

I might not be good at some parts of this parenting gig: my son is more obsessed with screens and technology than I’d like, and the whining in this house...


Faith

Suggested reading: Latest biography of Joseph Smith

If members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints purchased every biography of Joseph Smith, they’d have at least 20 books. But despite the...


Movies & TV

HBO documentary on Scientology questions movement's allure

The release Sunday of HBO’s “Going Clear” documentary will bring attention to members and past members of Scientology and to questions about the...


Recreation

Northern Utah golfers proclaim 'best winter ever'

OGDEN — Winter golfing in northern Utah is not for the faint of heart. Steven Rawlings recalls one time golfing with his son in the dead of winter....




Health

Morgan County tops Utah health rankings

Morgan is the healthiest county in Utah and Davis, Box Elder and Weber aren’t far behind. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin...


Health

Report: Doctors avoid delivering Alzheimer's diagnosis

SALT LAKE CITY — A new Alzheimer’s Association report found that only 45 percent of people with Alzheimer’s disease or their caregivers say...


Faith

Some Mormon-themed features to watch between Conference sessions

I’d like to make a pitch for Mormon-themed feature films as worthy fodder for in between the sessions on Saturday and Sunday. Let’s face it, it’s...


Health

National Doctor Day recognizes challenging profession

OGDEN — Dr. Vanna Kay Irving can tell you just how difficult and time consuming the road to becoming a doctor can be. The McKay-Dee Hospital resident...


Health

Ogden cataract surgeon continues medical research

OGDEN — Dr. Brice Williams is among the busiest physicians within the Intermountain Healthcare network when it comes to performing cataract surgery. The...


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Deceased LDS missionary hailed for example she set

WEST HAVEN — Family and friends were assured Monday that Brittany Nicole Scadlock was continuing the work she started on her mission for the Church of Jesus...


Hop into a Utah Easter story with Flop the rabbit

His name is Flop and he’s flying all over our pretty great state in a hot air balloon. Look, there’s the State Capitol! And Delicate Arch — and a...