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What Is COPD?

LogoChronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs, according to experts from Intermountain Healthcare.

Strengthening Families: It's OK to Ask for Parenting Help

LogoParenting is hard – and Primary Children's Hospital in Utah wants everyone to know it's OK to ask for help.

Mental Health Awareness Month Is a Time to Focus on Resilience

LogoMay is Mental Health Awareness Month and it is a good time to refocus on mental well-being. Intermountain Healthcare experts say the potential mental health effects from the COVID-19 pandemic are profound. The pandemic has been associated with uncertainty, school closures, shutdowns, social isolation, and economic vulnerability— these stressors can be linked to mental health issues. COVID-19's mental health consequences are likely to be present for longer and peak later than the actual pandemic.

Are Collagen Supplements Beneficial to a Healthy Diet?

LogoCollagen drinks and powders have become a common dietary supplement found in most grocery and big box stores. With all the anti-aging hype surrounding collagen, are collagen supplements important to include in a healthy diet?

In Memory of Infant Son, Utah Family Gives $15 Million to Strengthen Fetal Center at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital

LogoThe Utah Fetal Center at Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital has received a generous gift of $15 million from a Utah family in memory of their infant son. This donation will allow the hospital to strengthen fetal care and surgeries for expectant mothers and their families for many years to come.

Utah's Newest Medical Resource -- Intermountain Life Flight Long-Range Medical Jet

LogoIntermountain Life Flight Jet recently used to help save the life of Utah six-year-old

World Immunization Week – Why It's Vital to Get Regular Immunizations

LogoIt's World Immunization Week this week and Intermountain Healthcare doctors say it is a great time to pull out the family's immunization records and find out which vaccines are due.

Opioid Dangers and How to Safely Dispose of Those Old Medications

LogoThe U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will host its 22nd National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 30 at various locations across the nation. Partners -- including law enforcement, public health, and healthcare providers such as Intermountain Healthcare -- are supporting in the effort.

Intermountain Spanish Fork Hospital One Year Anniversary

LogoOne year ago, during the height of the COVID pandemic restrictions, cancelled events, and limited social interactions, Intermountain Spanish Fork Hospital opened its doors to the community.

Five Reasons Why Check-Ups and Immunizations Are Important for Kids as Communities Transition from the Pandemic

LogoThe COVID-19 pandemic may be waning, but Intermountain Healthcare experts say the impact of prolonged periods of social isolation, interrupted school schedules, and limited social interaction is having lasting effects, especially on young children.