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World’s Leading Liver Experts Focus on Continuing Advancements in Liver Disease and Transplantation

Date May 23, 2017

Despite many advancements in liver transplantation — like the cure for the hepatitis C virus — liver disease continues to impact people of all ages and cultures across the...

New Mentors Fill Vital Role in 100-Day Heart Challenge

Date May 22, 2017

For the first time in its 10-year history, Utah Valley Hospital’s

Family 5K and Diaper Derby to benefit Primary Children’s Services at Riverton Hospital

Date May 21, 2017

Riverton Hospital will add a diaper derby to this year's annual Family 5K Race on June 10, 2017.

Study: Long-term Use of Aspirin Doesn’t Lower the Risk of Stroke — and Increases Bleeding Risks — in Some Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Date May 12, 2017

A new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City found that using long-term aspirin therapy to prevent strokes among patients who are...

New Study Shows Delayed Use of Blood Thinners for Atrial Fibrillation Patients increases Risk of Dementia

Date May 11, 2017

A new study has found that dementia rates increase when anticoagulation treatment is delayed for patients with atrial fibrillation, the most common heart arrhythmia in the world that affects more...