As respiratory viruses overwhelm American health care systems, the White House is offering to help

Nearly 20,000 people in the United States were hospitalized with the flu last week, nearly double the number of admissions from the previous week, according to data updated December 2 by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Tero Vesalainen, Adobe Stock) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes WASHINGTON – There were nearly 20,000 people … Read more

The Virtual Reality Zone takes center stage at the Red Sea International Film Festival

RIYADH: An electronic music festival described as one of the largest in the world, and a sign of the rapidly expanding entertainment scene in Saudi Arabia, has drawn hundreds of thousands of people to a remote desert area outside Riyadh over the past three days. The pioneers of the third edition of Soundstorm crowded the … Read more

India To Become Third Largest Economy By 2030: S&P Global, Morgan Stanley

A beautiful and colorful aerial view of the Mumbai skyline during twilight seen from Currie Road, on February 16, 2022 in Mumbai, India. Prateek Chorgi | Hindustan Times | Getty Images India is set to overtake Japan and Germany to become the third largest economy in the world, according to the Standard & Poor’s Worldwide … Read more

How Salt Lake County plans to combat homelessness and improve long-term mental health

The Huntsman Mental Health Institute is pictured at Research Park in Salt Lake City on November 4, 2019. Jan Welch Hill, Salt Lake County’s new director of criminal justice initiatives, says the criminal justice system needs to focus more on rehabilitation than punishment. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes SALT LAKE CITY … Read more

Uta’s dad wrote a book inspired by a son with a rare genetic disorder

Cameron and Hannah Bell, with their son Samuel, who has a rare genetic disorder called Trisomy 9p. Cameron says he was inspired to write a book that describes the perspective of someone who, like Samuel, suffers from a life-altering genetic disorder. (Photo by Megan Stallings) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes DRAPER – When Cameron Bell … Read more

The donation will help more Utah families diagnose infants and children with genetic diseases

Luca Brunelli and Sabrina Malone Jenkins take care of an infant in the neonatal intensive care unit. A gift from the Mark and Cathy Miller Pediatric Genomics Fund will allow NeoSeq researchers to test more NICU babies for genetic disorders, says Dr. Sabrina Mallon-Jenkins, NeoSeq’s principal investigator. (Charlie Eilert) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes Salt … Read more

Layoffs are mounting, and Main Street still can’t get anyone to take jobs

A “Hiring Now” sign is displayed in the window of an IN-N-OUT fast food restaurant in Encinitas, Calif., May 9, 2022. Mike Blake | Reuters When it comes to salary, small business owners generally don’t play in the same league as large corporations. It’s even more difficult now in a tight labor market with higher … Read more

A study has found that the use of government nutritional benefits may slow cognitive aging in eligible older adults

A new study shows that nutritional benefits can be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline. (Alex Segre, Cosmopolitan) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes A new study has revealed that nutritional benefits could be an effective way to slow age-related cognitive decline. The study was published Wednesday in the journal Neurologyfound that eligible seniors … Read more

Utah ranks first in the rate of self-employed women

McKenna Sonntag and her husband opened their Bonsai Bai Me store in April. Sonntag is one of many women in Utah who have been successful in being self-employed. (Sydney and Shelby Bishop, Peak Bish) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Salt Lake City – Women across Utah are pursuing their entrepreneurial dreams by starting their own … Read more

Utah ranks first in the rate of self-employed women

McKenna Sonntag and her husband opened their Bonsai Bai Me store in April. Sonntag is one of many women in Utah who have been successful in being self-employed. (Sydney and Shelby Bishop, Peak Bish) Estimated reading time: 6-7 minutes Salt Lake City – Women across Utah are pursuing their entrepreneurial dreams by starting their own … Read more