Category: Health

(Source: Rex Christensen)

Radiology gets 3-D dental imaging machinery

Weber State University’s radiology and dental hygiene programs are teaming up to create 3-D dental images and models. Robert Walker, department chair of radiologic sciences, was awarded...


Herd immunity: Fact or fiction?

Immunizations and vaccinations are heatedly debated between the anti-vaccination movement and most healthcare providers. One of the key arguments for vaccination is herd immunity. Herd immunity is...

Graphic shows areas of the brain affected by autism, which stems from abnormal brain development; new U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates say 1 in 68 U.S. children has autism spectrum disorder. MCT 2012

Seeing the able, not the label

The Center for Disease Control says one in 68 children born in the United States will be identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). According to the University...