Kidney stones are essentially labor for men: Here’s what causes them, how they’re treated…and ways to avoid them

By Steven Tew
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For women, the process of labor and having a baby is a wonderful event. Painful, yes. Stressful, yes. But in the end, they have a cuddly bundle of joy to take home.

But what about for men? Is there such a thing as a man going into labor?  Ask some men who have passed a kidney stone, and they will tell you the answer is a resounding “yes.” Some men will argue the pain can be as bad as giving birth.

Murray InstaCare is Now Open Until Midnight

By Intermountain Healthcare
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InstaCare is an excellent option when you need quick medical attention but the situation is not life-threatening and requiring an emergency room visit. Our Murray InstaCare, located at 196 East Winchester Street (6400 South) is now open 7 days a week from 9:00 am to midnight! Learn how to know when to visit an Instacare, an emergency room, or to call an ambulance.

TeleHealth Helps Newborns When They Need it Most

By Intermountain Healthcare
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When it comes time for delivery, all parents want the process to go smoothly. Sometimes, though, newborns need a little extra help or emergency care. Neonatal intensive care units (NICU) provide the specialized, high-quality care needed in these situations. At Intermountain, we extend the reach of our NICUs to rural communities through the use of TeleHealth technology.