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A new study hopes to prevent disease before it starts through genetics

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 8:31pm

What would life be like if you knew you would get cancer one day, but could prevent it beforehand? Clinicians in Utah are hoping to accomplish just that through a new study.

'I felt like I was hiding in a fat suit': St. George woman loses 215 pounds

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 7th - 10:13pm

Losing weight can sometimes seem like an impossible task. That was the case for one St. George woman until one day she realized she could, and that’s when everything changed, including her joint pain.

Bloody Beet Root Salad with Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare, Chef Alex Govern  |  Posted Oct 31st - 11:51am

Bloody Beet Root Salad with Intermountain Healthcare

Teal Pumpkin Project: How a Draper family keeps Halloween safe for kids with allergies

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 29th - 7:55pm

With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to stock up on candy for trick-or-treaters. One Draper mother is reminding people to also include nonfood treats on their shopping list for kids with allergies.

Ogden breast cancer survivor regrets putting off mammogram for 17 years

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 25th - 10:04am

Utah consistently ranks in the bottom five states for breast cancer screening rates each year. Between juggling kids and work schedules it’s not always easy to make time for yourself, but one Utah woman wishes she didn't put it off.

Bountiful triathlete doesn’t let Crohn's disease stop her from competing

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 17th - 8:48pm

Chronic sickness is often a reason to stay at home and rest, but one Bountiful woman is determined not to let anything prevent her from the sport she loves. In the end, her dedication has paid off.

Kale Cranberry & Cashew Pasta Salad with Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare  |  Posted Oct 17th - 4:01pm

Kale Cranberry & Cashew Pasta Salad with Intermountain Healthcare

10 suggestions for talking to someone with cancer

Aley Davis  |  Posted Oct 10th - 9:06pm

Talking to someone with cancer or another serious illness can make anyone a little nervous or uncomfortable. One Provo woman who knows firsthand what it's like to be on the other side gives a few suggestions.

How strength training prevents osteoporosis for women of all ages

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 4th - 8:11pm

Osteoporosis is known as a silent disease because it usually attacks a person's body without any symptoms. If bone loss isn’t caught soon enough, the consequences could be tragic.

Pan Seared Sirloin Steak with Chimichurri Sauce and Watermelon Greek Salad

Intermountain Healthcare  |  Posted Oct 3rd - 11:09am

Pan Seared Sirloin Steak with Chimichurri Sauce and Watermelon Greek Salad by INtermountain Healthcare

How to prevent yourself from falling as you age

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 9:03pm

As the weather begins to change this fall season, it’s time to think about a different kind of fall. About 50% of adults in their 80s fall down in any given year, either in their home or on slick surfaces.

Creepy crawlers: How to avoid head lice this fall season

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 19th - 8:51pm

With school in session for more than a month now, kids have had plenty of time to share germs and other crawly bugs. Studies show head lice is a common risk this time of year.

Grilled Veggie & Feta Cheese Pita with Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare  |  Posted Sep 19th - 9:51am

Grilled Veggie & Feta Cheese Pita with Intermountain Healthcare

10th grade athlete hangs up jersey after recovering from a concussion

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 12th - 9:30pm

High school sports are in full swing this fall, which means student-athletes could be at an increased risk for a concussion. A Herriman mother is urging other parents, athletes and coaches to know the signs of a concussion before they hit the field.

Why proper hydration is critical for fall athletes

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 6th - 6:15pm

Calling all fall athletes, and even weekend warriors: Cooler weather is on its way, but not quite yet. Highland High football players know the importance of hydrating all season long.

Tuscan Chicken Pasta with Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare  |  Posted Sep 5th - 12:12pm

Tuscan Chicken Pasta with Intermountain Healthcare

Strategies for managing never-ending chronic pain

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 29th - 6:50pm

Pain is a necessary signal our bodies send to alert us that something is wrong, but sometimes never-ending pain can be debilitating. One Park City woman is developing strategies to learn how to cope when the pain doesn’t go away.

Local hospital farmers market provides fresh produce to cancer patients

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Aug 22nd - 6:45pm

Grocery shopping can be a chore for many people, but especially for someone who is sick. Local farmers are teaming up with Intermountain Healthcare to get fresh, organic produce in the hands of those who need it most.

Mediterranean Chicken Flat Bread Pizza with Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare  |  Posted Aug 22nd - 2:43pm

Mediterranean Chicken Flat Bread Pizza with Intermountain Healthcare