Health & Medicine

The mind game of games

Destigmatizing the mental health struggles of athletes in Olympic sports.

Helping students manage sexual wellness

The university Campus Contraceptive Care Clinic provides no-cost contraceptives to U students.

group of kids and student leaders sit on the grass. kids all wearing red "Club U" t-shirts.

Keeping kids safe in the sun

Summer is a fun time for kids, but being out in the hot sun can do a lot of damage.

Physician assistants’ vital role

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Utah Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest PA education programs in the country.

Women in dentistry

Although dentistry has traditionally been dominated by men, an increasing number of women are entering the field.

Children, COVID-19 and vaccines

Pediatricians and infectious disease doctors urge parents to vaccinate eligible children before returning to school.

July vaccination clinic available on campus

A free COVID-19 vaccination clinic for U students, faculty, staff and community members is scheduled for July 27, 2021, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Heat, air pollution and your health

Everyone is vulnerable to complications during times of high pollution, ozone and wildfire smoke.

Improving vision on the Navajo Nation

The grant will allow Moran to train existing health care workers in the Navajo Nation provider network to become certified ophthalmic assistants.

U to test if video games can relieve late-life depression

The clinical trial is supported by a $7.5M grant from the National Institute of Mental Health.