The popular saying, “what you don’t know can’t hurt you” is relevant in many aspects of our lives, but when it comes to our health, the more we know, the ...
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Thanksgiving, YAY!! Food, friends and family—it’s one of the best days of the year. The day after, though… sometimes that’s not such a great day. That’s when too many people wake up with regret; realizing that they should have passed on that last piece of pie. Well, with a little bit of help, you can [...]
Navigating the world of diabetes can be a serious challenge. There are many differences between Type I and Type II diabetes—in fact, one of the biggest things they have in common is that they are both called diabetes. Beyond that, there aren’t too many similarities. There are several other kinds of diabetes as well, but [...]
Diabetes has become a more common disease within recent years, and most of us are familiar with the two different types of diabetes –Type 1 and Type 2. However, did you also know that there is a third type of diabetes that specifically affects pregnant women? Gestational diabetes only occurs during pregnancy. Because of the [...]
It’s estimated that for every 100,000 women in Utah, 108 will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer each year. You may know that early detection can lead to successful treatment, but many women are hesitant to schedule a mammogram out of fear or concern of not knowing what to expect. In honor of National Breast [...]
When it comes to children and sleep, recent studies have shown that nearly 70% of American children aren’t getting enough. Aside from affecting a parent’s ability to sleep, children who don’t sleep enough may have trouble learning and developing socially or may be at a higher risk for health problems. Fortunately, our specialists at Timpanogos [...]