It's Important to Follow-up with Your Doctor

Nov 20, 2020

Some patients, unfortunately, don't get better after the first doctor's appointment, and an estimated 30 percent of patients don't even fill their prescriptions. If your condition doesn't improve, your doctor needs to know. Women's health expert Dr. Kirtly Parker Jones talks about the importance of ...

How to Be Assertive About Your COVID Concerns This Holiday Season

Nov 20, 2020

As the holidays approach during the COVID-19 pandemic, many people find themselves trying to navigate how to celebrate with family safely—if they feel safe to meet up at all. Some family members may have different ideas about what it means to be safe during these times. Dr. Benjamin Chan shares ...

Pioneering the Future: Redefining Diabetes

Nov 18, 2020

High-impact discoveries at University of Utah Health are transforming how we think about the causes of diabetes and solutions to combat the disease. These advances could hardly come at a better time. The disease is a big problem in the U.S., leading to an estimated $327 billion in health care costs....

60: Coping with COVID-19

Nov 17, 2020

For Troy, COVID-19 is a part of his life every day as an emergency room doctor. Troy talks to Scot about the kinds of COVID cases he sees in the ER, how COVID is unlike any other disease he's seen before, and how, as a frontline worker, he is staying mentally healthy during the pandemic....

When Does My Child Need to Go to the ER for a Nose Injury?

Nov 16, 2020

Does your child’s nose seem to be a trauma magnet, constantly getting bumped, bruised, and bloodied? It’s pretty typical for kids to hurt their nose as they play and explore. Pediatrician Dr. Cindy Gellner talks about how you should treat your child’s injured nose at home and when it’s time ...

E3: 7 Domains of Love

Nov 16, 2020

Love is a secondary emotion. And it is awful that in the English language, we don't have enough words that specifically guide us for the different kinds of love. When we're talking about the seven domains of love, are we talking about erotic love? Are we talking about maternal love? Are we talking ...

E2: 7 Domains of Becoming a Woman

Nov 16, 2020

When does a girl become a woman? Of course, it depends. It depends on how you define "woman" and that depends on the seven domains of a woman's health. For some, becoming a woman is when she has her first period. For others, it's when she's able to form her own judgment and thought. But, as with all...

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