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[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] FACTS ABOUT SKIN TAGS By Libby Mitchell, University of Utah Health Skin tags. Even the name sounds creepy. A tag of skin? Why would something like that even exist? In reality though, skin tags are extremely common and usually harmless. “They are an outgrowth of normal skin,” said Allyson Sorensen, PA-C, a physician […]

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[bs_row class=”row”][bs_col class=”col-sm-8″] GET UP OUT OF YOUR CHAIR By Libby Mitchell, social media coordinator, University of Utah Health Care Americans are becoming more sedentary – and it’s killing us. A new report from the American Heart Association says sitting too long can increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and other ailments – even […]

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CYCLING SAFETY Every sport has its own unique set of challenges and cycling is no different. However, cycling is definitely unique in that it shares space with moving vehicles and can even match speed limit speeds. For that reason it is important to know a few basic safety concepts. Understanding cycling etiquette and traffic laws […]

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