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[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] FIREWORK SAFETY TIPS Fireworks can cause serious bodily harm. Be careful with your celebrations. [/bs_col][bs_col class=”col-sm-4″][bs_well size=”lg”] GETTING 30 MINUTES OF EXERCISE INTO A BUSY WORKDAY You’ve probably already heard that getting up from your computer to move around is important for your health, but why? Certified exercise physiologist Britta Trepp says just moving […]

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[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″]THE BLINDING TRUTH ABOUT FIREWORKS By Moran Eye Center From the bright glow of sparklers to the thrill of bottle rockets and Roman candles, fireworks are a July tradition. Unfortunately, so are firework-related eye injuries. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), fireworks mishaps account for approximately 10,000 visits to emergency rooms […]

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UPDATED: FIREWORK SAFETY FOR UTAH’S 24TH OF JULY CELEBRATION Salt Lake City has updated its firework restrictions, as always the university and surrounding Salt Lake City neighborhoods are prohibited from using any kind of fireworks during the July holidays, other jurisdictions have announced additional restrictions as well, to see a map of restricted areas click […]

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FIRE SAFETY AND UTAH’S JULY HOLIDAYS The university and surrounding Salt Lake City neighborhoods are prohibited from using any kind of fireworks during the July holidays. See map here. Hot and dry conditions warrant extreme care along the University’s east bench especially. Fireworks and open fires of any kind are not allowed.  If grilling out […]

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[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] RESISTANCE TRAINING AND TYPE 2 DIABETES According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) the number of Americans with diabetes in 2012 was 29.1 million people which represents 9.3 percent of the total population. In that same year the ADA reported that 86 million people aged 20 or older had prediabetes, this an […]

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FIRE SAFETY AND UTAH’S JULY 24 STATE HOLIDAY REMINDER for July 24 holiday:  The university and surrounding Salt Lake City neighborhoods are still prohibited from using any kind of fireworks. (See the map here).  Hot and dry conditions warrant extreme care along the University’s east bench especially. Fireworks and open fires of any kind are not […]

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