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Do Women With Breast Implants Have a Higher Risk of Cancer?

May 24, 2019

300,000 breast implant surgeries are performed each year in the United States. Though not a form of cancer in the traditional sense, ALCL (anaplastic large cell lymphoma) has been associated with a specific type of breast implant. Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks to Dr. Jay Agarwal, chief of plastic surgery at Huntsman Cancer Insitute, about which type of breast implant is most likely to be presented with the signs and symptoms of ALCL.

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Remember to Tell Your Child 'I Love You'

May 23, 2019

The saying goes, "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words can never hurt me." But this, unfortunately, may not be the case for many of us, especially children. As parents, we should remind our children how special they are as individuals. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about the importance of saying kind words to children.

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Health Hack: Bring an Antibiotic When Traveling Abroad

May 2, 2019

What would you do if you develop a urinary tract infection while traveling abroad? On today’s Health Hack, emergency physician Dr. Troy Madsen explains why bringing an antibiotic with you when traveling may save your vacation.

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Health Hack: Removing a Foreign Object Stuck in Child's Nose

Apr 23, 2019

Your child stuck something small deep up their nose. So far up there, you can’t seem to retrieve it. Emergency physician Dr. Troy Madsen shares a useful—but kind of gross—health hack that may save you a costly trip to the emergency room.

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