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Easy To Love, Youth MOVE support children with mental, emotional disorders

FARMINGTON — While most children go through the so-called “terrible twos,” Lindsay Bartholomew suspected her daughter Emma had unique challenges that exacerbated the toddler’s behavior.In addition to sometimes only sleeping two hours a night, Bartholomew said “her behavior was off ...

Northern Utah Prescription Drug Take-Back Day 2016 drop-off locations

In the U.S. alone, an estimated 6.5 million people age 12 and older abuse prescription drugs, according to the <a href="http://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/NSDUH-FRR1-2014/NSDUH-FRR1-2014.pdf" target="_blank">2014 National Survey on Drug Use and ...

Treatment process begins after hep C outbreak at McKay-Dee, Davis hospitals

A staggering cost for treatment, on top of an uncertain health outlook, is putting the victims of a hepatitis C outbreak at <a style="font-size: 10pt;" href="https://intermountainhealthcare.org/locations/mckay-dee-hospital/" target="_blank">McKay-Dee Hospital</a> and ...

Midtown clinics tap federal funding for opiate and heroin abuse treatment

OGDEN — Thanks to a federal grant, <a href="http://www.midtownchc.org/" target="_blank">Midtown Community Health Center</a> clinics in Weber and Davis counties will soon be able to offer medication-assisted treatment to uninsured heroin and opiate addicts.Last ...

Bumble Bee recalls thousands of tuna cans for sterilization concerns

Tuna giant <a href="http://www.bumblebee.com/" target="_blank">Bumble Bee Foods</a> issued a voluntary recall on just less than 32,000 cases of its chunk light tuna <a href="http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm491107.htm" target="_blank">in an ...

Weber State to hold campus walk for suicide prevention

Suicide was the leading cause of death in 2014 for Utahns ages 18 to 24, according to the <a href="https://ibis.health.utah.gov/indicator/complete_profile/SuicDth.html" target="_blank">Utah Department of Health</a>. And for <a href="http://www.weber.edu/" ...