3 Simple Behaviors to Prevent Chronic Disabilities

By John D Day MD
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According to the World Health Organization, the average American is disabled with chronic illnesses by age 68. Given that the average life expectancy in the United States is 78, that means that we can look forward to being disabled with chronic illnesses the last 10 years of our life!  If the average age of retirement is 65 then that means there are just three “golden years” for the typical American. How depressing!​

How to Grocery Shop for Better Heart Health

By Kary Woodruff
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How often do you go to the grocery store and come away with a cart full of who-knows-what? It happens all the time, and it often means you're grabbing items that are less heart healthy. Let me share a few tips with you on how to grocery shop so you and your family can eat more heart healthy.

Patients and Researchers can Count on Support from Intermountain Healthcare Research Leaders

By Jill Quam
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At the recent Intermountain Healthcare Annual Research Summit, a panel of research leaders including Raj Srivastava, MD, MPH, Assistant Vice President of Research, participated in a discussion with attendees. The discussion centered around the link between research and delivering high-value patient care, and how Intermountain can best support both patients and clinical researchers in the clinical trials process.