Heart attacks are the leading cause of death in the United States, and when a sudden cardiac arrest occurs, heart attack is a common cause. Do you know that four ...
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Nearly 50% of Americans over the age of 18 are affected by musculoskeletal (bone and joint) conditions, including back pain, arthritis, traumatic injuries, osteoporosis and childhood conditions. These conditions can prevent you from doing activities you love, and while they can lead to severe long-term pain and physical disability, when possible, changes in lifestyle can [...]
The word “colonoscopy” can, understandably, make people cringe (and sit a little tighter). Although this topic can lead to discomfort, our experts at Lakeview Hospital are here to calm your fears. Colon cancer is a very common and threatening disease, but if caught early through regular colonoscopies, it is highly preventable. The following is a [...]
These days, it’s not uncommon for people to switch doctors. Whether you’ve recently relocated to Bountiful, changed insurance carriers or were simply dissatisfied with your past physician, it’s important to take the time to find someone you feel comfortable with and who fits the criteria you have in mind. Once you find a new doctor, [...]
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and our team at Lakeview Hospital agrees there is no better time to educate yourself and your loved ones on the facts: what it is, the risk factors involved, and what you can do to prevent it. What is Prostate Cancer? Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer [...]
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the latest Burden of Disease Estimation, suicide is a major public health problem in high-income countries and an emerging problem in low- and middle-income countries. It is one of the leading causes of death in the world, especially among young people. Nearly one million people worldwide die [...]