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(Juan Diego Reyes | NPR) Terri Logan poses for a portrait at home in Spartanburg, S.C., on May 31, 2022. Logan had her medical debt paid off by RIP Medical Debt years after giving birth to a daughter two months prematurely.

After wiping out $6.7 billion in medical debt, this nonprofit is just getting started

By Yuki Noguchi | NPR News | August 21, 2022, 2:06 a.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP) A registered nurse prepares a dose of monkeypox vaccine at the Salt Lake County Health Department Thursday, July 28, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Counties including Salt Lake, Davis, Weber and Morgan are currently offering monkeypox vaccine doses.

Utah monkeypox updates: More counties open vaccine appointments

By Anastasia Hufham | August 19, 2022, 11:27 p.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP) A registered nurse prepares a dose of a monkeypox vaccine at the Salt Lake County Health Department Thursday, July 28, 2022, in Salt Lake City. As of Friday, Aug. 12, 2022, there have been 71 cases of monkeypox reported in Utah.

Utah monkeypox case count hits 71; more vaccine doses expected next week

By Anastasia Hufham | August 12, 2022, 11:29 p.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP) A registered nurse prepares a dose of a Monkeypox vaccine at the Salt Lake County Health Department Thursday, July 28, 2022, in Salt Lake City. The health department is holding a walk-in monkeypox vaccination clinic on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022.

Utah monkeypox cases rise to 48, with walk-in clinic Saturday offering 500 vaccine doses

By Anastasia Hufham | August 5, 2022, 10:42 p.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP) A registered nurse prepares a dose of monkeypox vaccine at the Salt Lake County Health Department Thursday, July 28, 2022, in Salt Lake City. As of Friday, 32 monkeypox cases have been reported in Utah, and 27 of those cases have been reported in Salt Lake County.

Monkeypox in Utah: What you should know about current case counts, vaccine access

By Anastasia Hufham | July 30, 2022, 1:32 a.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Nomi Health, who opened their first location for infant and pediatric COVID-19 vaccine services at West Valley City Centennial Park, processes COVID-19 vaccines and tests on Thursday, July 14, 2022.

Utah approaches 1 millionth confirmed COVID case as 7,819 test positive, 22 deaths reported

By Robert Gehrke | July 15, 2022, 12:27 a.m.

(Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital) Pictured is 2-year-old Addie and her parents, Andrew Waibel and Mallory Rogers. Addie got COVID-19 in August 2021 and then developed diabetes because of the virus.

Utah doctors try to solve latest COVID mystery: Why are kids getting diabetes after the virus?

By Courtney Tanner | July 12, 2022, 4:18 p.m.

(Eric Harkleroad | KHN Illustration) With Roe v. Wade likely to be overturned, questions about whether abortion clinics can be opened on Tribal lands have sprung up.

Tribes show little interest in offering abortions on reservations despite speculation they could

By Arielle Zionts | KHN | June 25, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Katheryn Houghton | KHN) Steve McGrath grew up in Butte, Montana, and has long been one of the voices in his neighborhood asking whether the dust that settles on his roof and car includes a dangerous mix of toxic metals. He says that so far he hasn’t gotten a satisfactory answer.

Some People in This Montana Mining Town Worry About the Dust Next Door

By Katheryn Houghton | Kaiser Health News | June 17, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Bryan Tarnowski/The New York Times) Exposed lake bed in the northern part of the Great Salt Lake in Utah, March 14, 2022. Climate change and rapid population growth are shrinking the lake, creating a bowl of toxic dust that could poison the air around Salt Lake City.

An ‘environmental nuclear bomb’ as Utah’s Great Salt Lake dries up

By Christopher Flavelle | The New York Times | June 11, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Lisa Rathke | AP Photo) Deb Walker visits the grave of her daughter, Brooke Goodwin, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, in Chester, Vt. Goodwin, 23, died in March of 2021 of a fatal overdose of the powerful opioid fentanyl and xylazine, an animal tranquilizer that is making its way into the illicit drug supply. According to provisional data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, more than 107,000 Americans died of drug overdoses in 2021, setting another tragic record in the nation’s escalating overdose epidemic.

U.S. overdose deaths hit record 107,000 last year, CDC says

By Mike Stobbe | AP Medical Writer | May 11, 2022, 3:50 p.m.

(Charlie Neibergall | AP) Steve Grove, a chaplain at Hennepin County Medical Center, prays in a COVID-19 patient's room, Dec. 10, 2021, in Minneapolis.

A guide to help you keep up with the Omicron subvariants

By Louis Jacobson | PolitiFact | May 9, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Rachel Rydalch | The Salt Lake Tribune) EMT Charles Ledbetter, delivers a Covid test to a patient in their car in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022.

Utah reports 7 more deaths from COVID-19 as virus levels rise in sewers

By Paighten Harkins | April 28, 2022, 9:49 p.m.

( Lydia Zuraw | KHN) The rise in temperatures across the world is providing a perfect environment for mosquitoes and their subsequent diseases to thrive.

Climate change may push the U.S. toward the ‘goldilocks zone’ for West Nile Virus

By Melissa Bailey | Kaiser Health News | March 31, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Ivana Martinez | KUER) Tyson Plastow of Layton is dealing with long-term side effects from the coronavirus, like difficulty breathing and chronic pain.

‘This is how life is now’: Long haulers still experiencing the effects of COVID two years on

By Ivana Martinez | KUER | March 23, 2022, 12:41 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  Robert Gehrke.

No more falling back? The U.S. appears headed toward ditching changing our clocks and Robert Gehrke is not pleased

By Robert Gehrke | March 20, 2022, 12:00 p.m.

(Thibault Camus | AP) A priest carries the processional cross during the Way of the Cross ceremony at the St. Germain l'Auxerrois church in Paris, Friday, April 10, 2020. 
Two years after the COVID-19 pandemic began, Andy Larsen notes, we realize we never came together as one to face this enemy.

Andy Larsen: Two years after the pandemic changed everything, we’re missing the unity that tragedy can bring

By Andy Larsen | March 12, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

Phase one of the University of Utah's West Valley Health and Community Center at 3750 S. 5600 West in West Valley City. The complex is expected to open in late 2026 or early 2027.

A big hospital complex is coming to West Valley City. See what it will have.

By Alixel Cabrera | March 9, 2022, 5:45 p.m.

(Eric Harkleroad | Kaiser Health News) Medicaid providers are struggling to get enrollees vaccinated against COVID-19.

From Alabama to Utah, efforts to vaccinate Medicaid enrollees against COVID run into obstacles

By Phil Galewitz | Kaiser Health News | March 1, 2022, 2:00 p.m.

(Courtesy of Tammy Allred) A photo of Kylie Kaplanis from 2019. Kaplinis was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease three years ago. As the disease progressed, she made clear to her family she wanted a death with dignity, but Utah state law prohibits assisted suicide. Her mother, Tammy Allred, is fighting to change that in honor of her daughter through a bill in the Legislature.

Facing a terminal illness, Kylie wanted to die with dignity. But the state said she didn’t have the right.

By Robert Gehrke | February 7, 2022, 7:35 p.m.