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Mormon leaders call for new medical-marijuana plan in months

By The Associated Press 4d ago

Report: Thousands in foster care receive psychiatric drugs without basic safeguards

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | The Associated Press 5d ago

News Quiz: How well do you know Utah?

Sara Weber By Sara Weber September 14

News Quiz: How well do you know Utah?

Sara Weber By Sara Weber September 7

Utah’s first set of proposed rules for medical marijuana regulates production and distribution of industrial hemp

Paighten Harkins By Paighten Harkins August 31

Algae and toxins found in the Jordan River; Utah authorities say people and pets should stay out of the water

Sean P. Means By Sean P. Means August 28

Safest level of alcohol consumption is none, worldwide study shows

By Joel Achenbach | The Washington Post August 25

Utah’s first West Nile death of 2018 reported in Salt Lake County

Erin Alberty By Erin Alberty August 22

3 Utahns are dead after a hepatitis A outbreak spread from San Diego

By The Associated Press August 16

A traumatic brain injury may increase the risk of suicide, study says

By Amy Ellis Nutt | The Washington Post August 14

Stay out of Utah Lake, health officials warn, as algal danger spreads

Brian Maffly By Brian Maffly August 8

Helping nature: Inducing labor avoids cesarean for some moms

By Marilynn Marchione | AP Chief Medical Writer August 8

Utahns can double food-stamp benefits at farmers’ markets

By The Associated Press August 7

Playskool crayons found to contain asbestos, advocacy group says

By Abha Bhattarai | The Washington Post August 7

Lyme disease is now in all 50 states

By Linda Searing | The Washington Post August 6

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus are found in Logan

Paighten Harkins By Paighten Harkins August 4

Utah County votes to oppose any needle-exchange program

By The Associated Press August 2

Hookworms burrowed into a teenager’s skin during a trip to Florida. You can’t unsee these images.

By Lindsey Bever | The Washington Post July 27

Cleaning up contamination: What happens to Utah’s meth houses

By Ashley Stilson | The Daily Herald July 14

Binge drinkers cost Utah $1.2 billion in missed work, health care expenses and crime

Kathy Stephenson By Kathy Stephenson July 13

Trump administration cut the funding for Obamacare navigator grants so much that Utah programs may not bother participating

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood July 12

A religious Oregon couple didn’t believe in medical care. After their newborn’s death, they’re headed to prison.

By Kyle Swenson | The Washington Post July 10

‘Gag clauses’ mean you might be paying more for prescription drugs than you need to

By Paulina Firozi | The Washington Post July 5

Sponsor of Utah’s Medicaid work requirements unfazed by Kentucky court decision

Benjamin Wood By Benjamin Wood July 3