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Sugar may pacify, not relieve pain of needle pricks for babies

12/15/2012 9:07am
In the first 18 months of a baby's life, they may receive as many as 15 injections. Doctors often administer sugar to ease the pain, but a review of studies says sugar may only pacify a baby's cries during the painful shots.

Utah top state for volunteerism 7 years running

12/15/2012 2:54pm
Utah is tops in voluntary service. Again. For seven years running, according to the latest Volunteering and Civic Life in America report.

Child cancer survivor, advocate inspires Senate bill 'Trevor's Law'

12/15/2012 3:49pm
From a 13-year-old's anger about his cancer diagnosis and treatment came the desire to make change.

New thermal treatment reduces asthma attacks

12/15/2012 10:36pm
A Utah hospital is offering a novel heat therapy designed to prevent asthma attacks. The treatment reduces if not stops the need for steroid medications and trips to the emergency room.

Father of girl killed in Conn. shooting honors daughter at press conference

12/15/2012 11:10pm
Speaking at a press conference in Connecticut on Saturday, the father of one of the little girls killed in Friday's mass shooting expressed their love for their daughter.