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April 20, 2018

Healthy Choices for Traveling

  Whether we are traveling by air or road there are often many opportunities to get those, not-so-healthy snacks. While these options can be quick...

April 19, 2018

Just Drive

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, distracted driving causes more than 3,000 fatalities and over 400,000 injuries in...

April 9, 2018

Patient-Centered Medical Home

In order to provide comprehensive and collaborative medical care to patients, with the goal of obtaining maximal health outcomes, Portneuf Primary...

April 6, 2018

Spring Into Healthier Eating!

By Krista Diekemper Kick off Spring with a variety of color on your plate and in your diet! With warmer weather comes a larger variety of produce,...

April 2, 2018

Menopause & Hormone Therapy: Facts and Fiction

To relieve the symptoms of menopause, doctors may prescribe hormone therapy. This can involve the use of either estrogen alone or with another...

March 27, 2018

Celebrate Doctors' Day

As the newly appointed chief medical officer at Portneuf Medical Center, this is my first chance to celebrate all of the physicians who give of...

March 20, 2018

Paying It Forward

[caption id="attachment_16968" align="alignnone" width="400"] The Mickelsen family with Portneuf Medical Staff[/caption] Paying It Forward POCATELLO/...

March 19, 2018

Free Seminar on Colon Cancer Awareness

Medically reviewed by: Judith Csanky, MD Approximately 140,000 people are diagnosed with colon cancer in the U.S. and over 50,000 people die from it...

March 16, 2018

Celebrating Nutritionists

[caption id="attachment_16947" align="alignnone" width="400"] Portneuf Medical Registered Dietitian Nutritionists[/caption] Pictured: Alyssa Lynott,...

March 9, 2018

5 Ways to Decrease your Risk of Colorectal Cancer

By: Jessica Strange RD,LD [caption id="attachment_16916" align="alignright" width="335"] Foods High in Fiber[/caption] Colorectal cancer is the third...