Research Seeks to Prevent Preterm Labor

By Intermountain Healthcare
Working to Prevent Preterm Labor

Each year in the United States, 1 in 8 babies is born prematurely, and those premature babies have increased risk of health problems throughout their lives. Helen Feltovich, MD, is trying to change that statistic through her research into preterm labor — studying both humans and monkeys.

Forget Fat vs. Thin; Focus on Being Healthy and Active

By Tracy Heiner
Forget Fat Vs. Thin, Remember Healthy vs. Unhealthy

Our whole lives we’ve heard “you can’t judge a book by its cover,” but do we really take it to heart? Our first impression of someone is what we see. If you’re thin we think… healthy; if you’re overweight we think…unhealthy. First impressions aren’t always correct, though. Maybe what’s on the inside really does matter more than what’s on the outside.