LDS Author Shares Spiritual Rebirth Journeys of Several Who Can Now Testify to the Reality of Christ in New Book

LDS Author Shares Spiritual Rebirth Journeys of Several Who Can Now Testify to the Reality of Christ in New Book

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes Everyone goes through difficult times in life. Some have heartbreaking moments when it feels like things are so dark and hopeless that they just want to give up. If you’ve ever felt such an act of desperation, Latter-day Saint writer Steven Anthony Bishop has a message for you. “The most … Read more

COVID increases risk of long-term brain injury, large US study shows

COVID increases risk of long-term brain injury, large US study shows

Nurses respond as they treat a COVID-19 patient in the intensive care unit at Milton Keynes University Hospital in Britain amid the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, Jan. 20, 2021. People who had COVID-19 walk a higher risk of a large number of brain injuries a year later compared to people who were never infected … Read more

‘It’s aliens!’: Sewer technology honking causes mysterious music in Salt Lake City homes and toilets

‘It’s aliens!’: Sewer technology honking causes mysterious music in Salt Lake City homes and toilets

Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — People living in downtown Salt Lake City have reported hearing music during construction. Musician Rosemary Olsen lives downtown, one block east of State Street. She said she heard an amplified B chord repeatedly outside her window. “It was just really scary, but it was beautiful,” said … Read more

US adults should get routine screening for anxiety, panel says

US adults should get routine screening for anxiety, panel says

A woman looks through a window at a nearly empty terminal at an Atlanta airport, June 1, 2020. An influential group of health guidelines says U.S. doctors should screen adults regularly for anxiety. It’s the first time the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommended anxiety screening in primary care for adults with no symptoms. … Read more

‘The Woman King’ Takes the North American Box Office Throne

‘The Woman King’ Takes the North American Box Office Throne

This image, released by Sony Pictures, shows Viola Davis in “The Woman King”. (Sony images via Associated Press) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes LOS ANGELES — Viola Davis-led action epic “The Woman King” easily conquered the North American box office in its first weekend in theaters against a crowded market of new releases. Directed by … Read more

Utah mom reflects on cancer treatment with radioactive iodine, which has stood the test of time

Utah mom reflects on cancer treatment with radioactive iodine, which has stood the test of time

A multi-dose vial of radioactive iodine containing a single-dose pill. Radioactive iodine is used to treat thyroid cancer and diseases. (University of Utah Health) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Shirley Crepeaux was a little hesitant when doctors suggested radioactive iodine as a treatment for her thyroid cancer about 12 years ago. … Read more

Utah author shares poignant stories of spiritual rebirth in new book

Utah author shares poignant stories of spiritual rebirth in new book

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes Life is a journey. For many Christian believers—including members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—part of that journey is meant to include a spiritual rebirth at some point. “The journey of faith is a journey that has an intended destination. And that destination is one that leads … Read more

Local artists display masterpieces in the first Art at The Park event

Local artists display masterpieces in the first Art at The Park event

Dana Sanders, left, talks to artist Martin Blundell at his booth during Art at The Park at This Is The Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City on Friday. (Ben B. Braun, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – This is the Place Heritage Park that has been transformed into a … Read more

Study Finds Possible Link Between Daily Multivitamin, Improved Cognition in Older Adults

Study Finds Possible Link Between Daily Multivitamin, Improved Cognition in Older Adults

Researchers from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston analyzed cognitive function in older adults who took a cocoa extract supplement, a multivitamin or a placebo every day for three years. (GetFocus Studio, Shutterstock) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes WINSTON-SALEM, NC — Taking a daily multivitamin may be … Read more

BYU’s win over Baylor included 2 additional wins: On the Recruiting Path

BYU’s win over Baylor included 2 additional wins: On the Recruiting Path

Brigham Young Cougars, Kalani Sitake head coach, gestures to the crowd in the closing moments of the game as BYU and Baylor play in overtime at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday, September 10, 2022. BYU won 26-20. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes PROVO – BYU’s first win of … Read more