Chronic conditions could lead to pregnancy complications

One in three women of reproductive age have at least one chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy, according to University of Utah Health scientists.

PAIN IN THE BACK

The College of Health at University of Utah Health has been awarded a six-year, $6.5 million grant to study non-drug treatment of back pain among active duty members of the military.

PAUSE FOR PAWS

Take a break (and a deep breath) with therapy dogs.

Protect yourself from opioid addiction

Dr. Tom MillerΒ speaks about pain treatment alternatives to opioids you should know about and how to have a discussion with your doctor about how best to avoid becoming addicted.

AT YOUR SERVICE

The University Counseling Center offers free and low-cost counseling and support services to students, faculty and staff.

THE MAGIC OF MOVEMENT

Join the U in combating one of motion’s biggest enemies: Parkinson’s disease

Cultivating joy through mindfulness

New research shows that a specific mind-body therapy, Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement, increases the brain’s response to natural, healthy rewards while also decreasing the brain’s response to opioid-related cues.