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Your New Friend in Weight Loss

Provided by Dr. Nichole DeLaPlante of Lone Peak Primary Care Losing weight is a daunting task. There is a lot of noise about it recently, especially with New Year’s resolutions. You may be one of many who have goals to trim off a few pounds this year. I want to tell you about a resource […]

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Whooping Cough – what was old is new again!

  Post contributed by Dr. Anne Dubosky, Fellow AAFP You may have heard about whooping cough (pertussis) or even had the vaccination as a child, but have you heard that cases are on the rise? The CDC reports that Utah is one of 37 states with a significant rise in the number if cases. With […]

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Six Things EVERY Woman Should Know

Article contributed by: Nichole DeLaPlante, DO Family Medicine Physician at Lone Peak Primary Care As a practicing family medicine physician I give a lot of advice on a daily basis.  I know that keeping up with current health recommendations can be overwhelming so I would like to point out a few things that every woman […]

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Debunking with Dr. D: Chicken Soup For the Soul?

Remember those wildly popular books, Chicken Soup for the Soul?  I remember reading those books when I was younger and thinking, “does stuff like that really happen?”  I wasn’t so sure.  Let’s be honest, some of those stories seemed like they could have been written by Nicholas Sparks!  I could have sworn I read “The […]

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Debunking with Dr. D

Shame on me for posting this debunk session with Dr. D so late!  I know you’re all just dying to know what she had to say this week!  I would say it’s especially great for all you first-time moms and dads out there who aren’t sure if the myth, ‘Starve a fever and feed a […]

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