Archive | April, 2015

Get The 411 On Thyroid Cancer Numbers

When you think of the different types of cancer, chances are you list the usual culprits: breast cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, etc. But what about thyroid cancer? In reality, thyroid cancer is becoming increasingly more common. In terms of the number of new diagnoses per year, it’s in the top 10. Here are the […]

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4 Ways To Get Older Siblings Excited and Involved with a New Baby

Bringing a new baby into the family is a big change for everyone, especially older siblings. And changes—even positive ones—can be scary. Some children may fear that they will no longer get attention. Others may have a hard time understanding why life is so different all of a sudden. From breakfast to bathtime, a newborn […]

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Intermountain Therapy Animals: Where there is Life, there is Hope

By Anna Gheen Millie wanders through the hospital, eyes wide with curiosity. Full of unusual sounds and smells, there is plenty here to distract her… including bits of food left under tables and crumbs that have fallen beneath beds. But the distraction is short-lived. At a signal from Chaz, her handler, she cheerfully greets another […]

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Understanding the Risks of Infants and TV

The allure of an electronic screen and the possibilities that come with it are so enticing. Sometimes you feel like just kicking back on the couch and relaxing for three or four hours on a Friday night. That may well be good for you, but the same rules may not apply to your children—particularly toddlers […]

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